Category Archive: thoughts
mung bean, Vigna radiata
Ever feel like your qi is high and you’re suffering from body “heat”-related symptoms, including sore throat, acne, mouth sores, nose bleeds, constipation, more susceptibility to infections or inflammations? Here…
a thin cord of mugwort
our father, the self- taught botanist, is stretching a thin cord from the piano to the back door tying tiny bouquets of the traveler’s mugwort every six inches down the…
letting my body know that i’m awake
As I begin to feel the years passing and see its effects on family members, friends, and co-workers, I find myself dispensing more un-scientific advice on what-to-eat and what-not-to-eat. I find that instead of, “How are you?” I have picked up the senior citizens’ greetings of, “How are you feeling?”
And how am I feeling? Generally, well. Well enough that my body will not let me sleep in on the weekends, and my brain will begin devising taglines like, “Letting your body know you’re all you’ve got.” So, here is where we start – I will gather all the information I’ve learned about healthy foods and herbal remedies in one place.