A Simple Life In Manhatten

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On the Solstice

Today we began what I hope will be ritual and tradition. A day to spend giving and thinking about Light- in every sense of the word...http://sagetribe02.typepad.com/blog/2013/12/on-the-solstice.html...more

changing name to simplicity

Todays prompt was what would we change our name to, thats an easy one for me, it would have to be so ething simple and straightforward like Amy or Eve. The reason behind this is as a four year old learning to write Bernadette Elizabeth was a major obstacle to overcome! It must have been a sign of the times as my three sisters have long names too, Beverley, Jacqueline and Deborah, my brother, on the other hand, ended up with...........John! Nowadays trying to fit my full name in the teeny tiny spaces on any sort of form, is the next hurdle I face, hence cutting my name down to Berni....more

Rhythm of the Home- Make your own snack bags and gratitude

Have you heard of the online magazine Rhythm of the Home? If not, you're in for such a beautiful experience of words, crafts, recipes, and ideas on living simply. Find some place quiet, brew something warm, make sure the two and four legged are somewhere else or quiet, and just begin. Make sure you have time and do check out the archieves!...more

Marinated Tomato Salad

Wondering why you should eat more tomatoes?  Well, it's linked to heart health, bone health, and on a completely superficial (yet important) level, tomatoes are linked to keeping you young-looking; thank you lycopene!Check out my fast and friendly recipe for a marinated tomato salad.  This looks and tastes like it's complicated but it's super fast and super easy; enjoy!http://lisagcooks.com/sides/veggies/marinated-tomato-salad/...more

Thursday's Three

Thursday's Three On Thursday's I will post three things that have my life simpler, smoother, or that I just love this week!#1: Electric Wine Opener...more

Stop Thinking Green, Start Thinking Simple

We are in a green revolution. Our advancements in technology along with the obvious truth that the way our world is functioning is destroying our environment have put us into a whirlwind of green, organic, all-natural everything. There have been some incredible things that have come from this mental shift, but the reality is, we're still not getting the point....more

Bok Choy: Plain And Simple

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Cranberry Relish

I had my Christmas dinner today, and thought that I would take a crack at Cranberry Relish. My dad used to make this on Thanksgiving and Christmas, and I always loved it. This is a very simple recipe and a great way to introduce someone to cranberries.  Here is what you need.Ingredients:12 oz of Cranberries, fresh is best.1 cup sugar2 cups water1 tablespoon lemon and orange zest....more

Meat-ish Loaf