In My Mind's Zen Garden
  • Zen and the Art of Making Almond Milk

    I make almond milk almost everyday, and I’m amazed at how refreshing it tastes. And I’m 100% certain it tastes better than any cow’s milk or soy milk from the stores! And healthier! Basic Instructions

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  • Travel: Images of the Philippines

    The Philippines was a very surreal experience for me. A culture shock. An assault on the senses. It felt like a long lost home, yet at the same time I felt like a stranger in my own country. We went because my father-in-law passed away and we had to

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  • The Raw Food Movement: Ready For The Mainstream?

    The ultimate fringe food culture sexes it up for the mainstream… —from Raw Food Chat . . . . Earlier this morning I had an epiphany about Whole Foods, that hip, expensive place that’s pretty much the ONLY supermarket where I can buy organic, raw vegan foods in mass

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  • The First Day of Spring

    A little Madness in the Spring Is wholesome even for the King. ~Emily Dickinson First off, I wrote a post about Spring three years ago entitled, The Advent of Spring, that I thought you might be interested in. Today is the first day of Spring! Plants come out of

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  • Yosemite
    Old Yosemite Photos

    I can’t believe I forgot about these old Yosemite photos from 2000. In my old online journal at carlos.ricebowljournals.com I have a photo section and I didn’t even link to the photo collection from Yosemite! They were uploaded but never linked. So I just thought I’d share them now:

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