Category Archives: Food

Raw Pumpkin Pie Brownies

This year it was our privilege to host the Thanksgiving Day meal for our SIM team here in Loja, Ecuador.  It was a beautiful sunshiny day and we had wonderful food and fellowship.  Many people ask me what we, as … Continue reading

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Unexpected Convenience

You would think that only having one large supermarket in a city of almost 200,000 people would be a problem… but it isn’t.  The city of Loja, Ecuador has hundreds of small shops that sell everything from A to Z … Continue reading

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Raw Pie?

I couldn’t believe how good it was!  This week we shared a meal with some friends.  I made Key Lime Pie for dessert… and ohhh, was it good!  Our friends couldn’t believe it was completely raw and healthy.  It was … Continue reading

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Chocolate: The “Drink of the Gods”

The origin of Chocolate dates back 4000 years to the time when the Mayas undertook a massive migration from Central America to the Amazon or Orinoco basin of South America.  While the Mayas may have been familiar with the cacao … Continue reading

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