Category Archives: Plants – Seeds – Gardening

Our Cousin, The Mushroom…

Some fascinating things you can do with our relatives, the fungi and mushrooms, including clean up oil spills, cure diseases, and rid your home of ants. Continue reading

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Lectins, Gluten, Arthritis, Heart Disease, and Your Dinner

Is there a common thread behind many of our common diseases? Might it be a chemical plants make to protect themselves from being eaten? Lectins. Continue reading

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