Hi Erin and welcome to Zoobird! *You* are just the kind of member this community likes best. So, here's how to have the most fun: join some groups you like, like Mind, Body and Spirit, the McRorie Community Gardener's Zoo, Community Gardeners, Hometown Stories, etc... Then, you can see who's also interested in those topics and get email when new discussions are posted. I hope you get back to your profile and let us know what your reading list is, because we learn a lot from that. Please invite a bunch of your friends and post things to Facebook and StumbleUpon when you write. I mentioned your study about benefits of organic diets today and piqued some interest. Ever hear of Weston Price?
And, here's a present from across the street: an urban mandala. All the best, Mike
"The noticeably bitter taste of turnip greens has been linked by researchers to its calcium content. On an ounce-for-ounce basis, turnip greens contain about 4 times more calcium than a much less bitter-tasting cruciferous vegetables like cabbage."
Have you always wanted to make your own bread? Well, here's a little article about making rye bread with a bread machine. This bread machine came from a thrift store and only cost $11.99! The ingredients to make Russian Rye were so simple you won't believe how easy it was. Enjoy!