Pharming: What You Don’t Know Could Kill You.

I suggest that everyone watch this video. Click the image above and then when you see a video image, click PLAY. I am putting it on my sidebar as well. If I have ever whined about the price of organic food, I repent in dust and ashes. I plan to fork over every extra penny […]

Honey Heals!

Note: I wrote this post out two nights ago (Oct. 15th), but have been a little slow at finally getting it posted…. I wanted to save this wonderful information for myself for future reference, but I can’t take credit for it. I have read many times about honey’s wonderful healing properties, so this is not […]

Spinach is BAD for you?

A friend of mine, Bev, tipped me off to this bit of important news that she got from Yahoo: ————————————————————————- WASHINGTON – Consumers nationwide should not eat fresh bagged spinach, say health officials probing a multistate outbreak of E. coli that killed at least one person and made dozens of others sick. Food and Drug […]

Ezekiel 4:9 Breads and Cereals

Perhaps one of the coolest things in the Bible is when God comes down to “our level” per say… like the case of Ezekiel 4:9… when God gives Ezekiel a recipe for bread. Kind of makes you wonder why anyone would ever need to improve on the recipe when it came from the mind of […]

Ongoing Butter or Margarine Battle

This is a picture of my daughter when she was five. We made butter during our study on medieval days and had a feast in our garage in costume. The butter that day was super… and everyone had a hand in shaking the jar to make it. We just put a marble in the jar […]

Making Your Own Yogurt

If you like Mid-Eastern and Lebanese dishes, you’ll probably need to have plain yogurt on hand to make them. Indian dishes go smashingly with yogurt, and there are numerous yogurt drinks that are popular as well. This link was passed to me by a fellow homeschooling mom. Check it out and let me know how […]

H 2 O

I happened to pop in on Linda Carlton’s blog and saw her post on the benefits of drinking enough water. I felt that it was really great info to add to my food / health / home-tips blog here at Gathering Manna, so I have copied some of her post here (highlighting and emphasis mine): […]