Eating Beans, Rice, Pasta And Bread: Which One Is Healthiest?

If you've read any number of my posts, you may remember my struggle with the idea of limiting high glycemic foods like potatoes, rice, pasta and bread. Blood sugar ups and downs really isn't the best for our health. Intellectually, I know this, but putting it into practice may be quite another feat being we … Continue reading Eating Beans, Rice, Pasta And Bread: Which One Is Healthiest?

Embracing The Low Glycemic Diet: No Potatoes And Grain? Reasons For Doing So…

I lost 50 pounds a few years back, but I think some things I am eating are not health promoting. I asked someone who is in good physical shape, what they ate. It appears they favor a low glycemic diet. She said, 'I eat very little meat, potato, bread, and pasta'.  She has a positive … Continue reading Embracing The Low Glycemic Diet: No Potatoes And Grain? Reasons For Doing So…

Reflections on being the ‘you’ that you are…

Who doesn't want to be accepted the way he is, right or wrong? Although, it isn't quite that way, we may wish it were. But, there is always room for improvement, as we are often our most severe critic. We are what we are and most of us don't change that much. I am not … Continue reading Reflections on being the ‘you’ that you are…

Why Aren’t We All Trim, Healthy And Live Beyond 100? Genetics! Well, Not Exactly…

The information about what a healthy diet is, is out there. It's taken years, but with the help of the internet, the truth has come out. There is quite a lot of misinformation out there, of which one has to weed through. Someone's truth may not be another's. But, how does one know truth from … Continue reading Why Aren’t We All Trim, Healthy And Live Beyond 100? Genetics! Well, Not Exactly…

What I Am Doing About The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

This is very scary, since me and my wife are much older. We are both 68. Life and health becomes a lot more precious when you get old, believe me. When younger there was the Swine Flu. I don't know that they made such a big a deal out of it as they are doing … Continue reading What I Am Doing About The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The Diet That ‘Promotes Vigorous Health’ Seventh Day Adventists Recommend

Although, I am not an official Seventh Day Adventist but do share similar beliefs, it seems I also share their recommended diet for health and longevity. I didn't knowingly adopt their diet, but discovered how close I adhere to theirs... 'Exercise and avoidance of harmful substances such as tobacco, alcohol and mind-altering substances lead to … Continue reading The Diet That ‘Promotes Vigorous Health’ Seventh Day Adventists Recommend

Are You Experiencing Painful Inflammation? Why You Might Want To Pressure Cook Your Beans, Rice And Potatoes…

As one gets older, he usually feels more aches and pains. It could also be food related and not so much age. The longer I am Vegan, the sooner the red flag comes up when I 'fall of the wagon'. 'I don't care who you are or how much will power you have, you will … Continue reading Are You Experiencing Painful Inflammation? Why You Might Want To Pressure Cook Your Beans, Rice And Potatoes…

Rationale for Eating More Raw Plant Based Whole Food: How about Weight Loss, Health and Longevity?

I have studied much more about diet than I believe most doctors ever thought of. Although, I am not the expert, I think I saved my wife and myself from an early demise by eating unhealthy food. Why would one ever think he was eating wrong when what he eats tastes so good? 'You might … Continue reading Rationale for Eating More Raw Plant Based Whole Food: How about Weight Loss, Health and Longevity?

Dr. Norman Walker Health, Weight Loss and Longevity Pioneer

I wanted to pay homage to one of my first informational sources concerning health, weight loss and longevity. This was way before the internet, that when you wanted to do your research, you had to go to your local library or bookstore and buy a book. Now, information is at your keyboard. First of all, … Continue reading Dr. Norman Walker Health, Weight Loss and Longevity Pioneer

The Spiritual Aspect Being Vegetarian

I don't know if it's because I'm getting older or that I have been a vegetarian for many years that it seems I have become more spiritual. I seek spirituality much of the time. Did I turn into a feeble old man who is filled with regrets? I sometimes wonder... Did the way I eat … Continue reading The Spiritual Aspect Being Vegetarian