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Affairs of the Heart

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I am approaching my Vitality Guide, if you will, by organ/system. Even though I will ultimately lead with the liver I started playing with the heart because I already had a heart stamp. And who can resist the symbolism of leading with your heart, etc. This is a draft for the chapter head. What will follow will be some detailed information for each of the foods and recipes.

As always I struggle between not-enough-going on and making it too busy. Given that I also want to work in some collage I have no idea where I will land aesthetically, but tonight was a good start just to break the initial barrier between thought and action.

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Organ-ize Your Health!

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I’ve long been interested in nutrition for healing and health and am continually frustrated with how to best approach and present information so people’s eyes don’t glaze over. A few years ago I thought of breaking it down by organ and systems, with a week devoted to each. In this way people would not be overwhelmed by it and could hopefully integrate it in a more meaningful way into their lives. “Organ-ize Your Health!”

(O  bviously I have to print the rest of the word closer to the “O”, but you get the idea.)

Print Your Veggies

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I’m working on an idea for a nutritional guide (hate that term). Vitality Guide? Then it occurred to me, why not mix two passions and illustrate it? 

They may just be vegetables, but to me they have distinct personalities. Peas in a pod are, of course, sweet, fun and innocent. Artichokes on the other hand, are the perfect architecture of a vegetable. They are regal and noble.

Eggplants? Carrots? Cauliflower?

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