Hestia at Home and Work

None of us would be alive without food. It isn’t surprising then that the Greeks included a goddess of the hearth and eating at home and at public gatherings. She was so important to them that a portion of each Deity’s offerings at the temples went to her first. [Read more…]

Zucchini A Super Food

Zucchini is in abundance this time of year. When a fruit or veggie is in season it’s much cheaper at the store or farmer’s market. My neighbor and another friend get a couple of new ones every few days. These green squash are the same color as their leaves so if you walk down the [Read More…]

Touched by an Act of Kindness

On Wednesday I wrote “You Are Not A Rock” which was about the importance of community and our attitudes toward life. Just a day later, I experienced just how important those things are. And this brings me to the heart of what I’ve learned from Beyond Survival: community and attitude is everything …. [L]ife is [Read More…]