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Favorite Patriotic Song

Last Thursday was Independence Day in the United States and in honor of the 4th of July I decided to post my favorite American patriotic song, The Battle Hymn of the Republic. I found it on youtube performed by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and have the lyrics pasted below (also from youtube). It was originally written around [...]

Free eBooks

Project Gutenberg – http://www.gutenberg.org/ – This site offers free eBooks ranging from Aesop’s fables to Paradise Lost to dictionaries. From what I understand originally most of the eBooks are older, the copyright is past, and or the original author(s) are no longer living and as a result the eBooks could be freely distributed. Undoubtedly, Project Gutenberg [...]

Henna Hair Dye

I was inspired to try henna in my hair after reading an article in HealthKeepers Magazine entitled, “You Can Change Your Hair Color Without Harsh Chemicals, Naturally.” Henna is a small tree native to northern Africa and parts of Asia. The leaves are dried and turned into a powder. Henna powder is also called mendhi, [...]

SUPERPASTA Stir Fry

Below is a delicious recipe I found on a box of gluten free pasta (Ancient Harvest Quinoa brand, www.quinoa.net). I asked for permission to post the recipe and they allowed it. This is the second time I asked for permission to post a recipe and each time the people were nice and allowed it. The first [...]