Nuts! A Look At The Energetics Of Nuts

Late summer to early winter is the peak harvest time for nuts. Nature's little powerhouses, nuts possess all the energy, nutrients and materials to create a towering, strong tree, [...]

Playing With Pumpkins & Winter Squash

“Squash would be great for you to eat.”  It's a common recommendation that I make.  And for good reason. Pumpkins and winter squash are the perfect food for strengthening [...]

Spice It Up! Pungent–The Flavor Of The Metal Element

Cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, pepper and curry - who doesn't love a little spice? The spicy (or pungent) flavor is a huge category and ranges in temperature from cool pungents [...]

Cinnamon Simmered Chicken

Chicken simmered slowly with cinnamon sticks and soy sauce. Nice and warming on a cold winter’s day, this will make your house smell fabulous. You [...]

By |2020-09-21T03:33:14+00:00September 19th, 2020|0 Comments

Clearing Sinus Congestion

If you've ever had a treatment with me,  you've likely smelled the wonderful, clearing Kwan Loong or other oils we use during treatment. Besides soothing sore muscles the fragrances [...]

By |2020-09-13T23:11:56+00:00September 13th, 2020|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions|0 Comments

The Bitter Flavor – Digital Poster

Bitter - The Flavor of the Fire Element The first in my series of 5 Flavors Posters is now available.  Chinese medicine’s energetic approach to food categorizes all foods [...]

Autumn–Eating With The Seasons

Eating in Autumn Autumn corresponds to the Metal element in the 5 Element theory of Asian (Chinese) medicine and rules the Lungs and Colon.    To embrace Autumn choose [...]

Autumn’s Energetics–The Season Of The Metal Element

Autumn's arrival shifts the Qi that had been expanding outward (Yang) in the Summer to begin to shift inward (Yin).  We glide through Late Summer at the equinox and [...]

By |2020-09-11T18:19:43+00:00September 11th, 2020|Asian Medicine Blog, Autumn, BLOGS, Common Conditions, Seasons|0 Comments

The Energetics Of Pumpkin Pie Spice

Autumn is here which means pumpkins and pumpkin pie spice.  So what makes up the sweet warm combination that spice lovers seem to lose their collective minds over each [...]

Concerns About The Coronavirus – And When I Can Treat Again

April's Update - September 11, 2020 I will rest my hands a little longer.  As tired as we may be of Covid-19, it is still a significant threat and [...]

By |2020-09-11T18:30:59+00:00September 1st, 2020|Announcements, Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions|Comments Off on Concerns About The Coronavirus – And When I Can Treat Again
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