Danish Hygge

Danish Hygge

“Hygge” is a Danish thing! I usually explain it as being a combination of comfort, coziness, bliss and being thankful for spending time with loved ones, which gives you a unique feeling of wellbeing.The google dictionary says “Hygge” is a quality of coziness and...
My Seven Steps – Water

My Seven Steps – Water

Water is the most basic and most important substance on the planet, and it makes up 60-70% of our bodies.It is in the air we breathe, and the plants we eat, and it’s so vital, that we can only go a few days without it. The average person doesn’t drink enough water, if...
My Seven Steps – Food

My Seven Steps – Food

We are all unique! While a diet might work for your friend, it may not work for you.It’s not because you did it wrong. It’s simply because you are not supposed to “diet” in the sense of temporary nutritional changes to quickly lose weight.  Instead we are...
Watermelon salsa

Watermelon salsa

I love this watermelon salsa. It is fresh and colorful and goes with any type of meat.With only two of us, a whole watermelon can be a challenge to get through. However, I found if I pre cut half of the watermelon into bite size pieces and store in glass containers,...
Pickled Beets

Pickled Beets

Fall is the time for root vegetables, and we usually have an abundance of many different ones like potatoes, carrots, parsnips, beets, celery root etc. It can be hard to store them, and have them last for a long time, without prepping them! The Healthy made Simple...