Traveling

Aphrodisiac Side of Whatcom County, WA

I have recently read that according to the legend, Giacomo Girolamo Casanova, the notorious 18th century lover, ate 50 oysters each morning for breakfast in order to increase his sexual stamina. This peculiar fact came into my mind while enjoying oysters galore in Whatcom County, WA where we went over the weekend. In the light of upcoming St. Valentines… Continue reading Aphrodisiac Side of Whatcom County, WA

Healthy Living

Genetic Genealogy: Private Interest, Public Good

    Type of DNA tests Ancestral lines tested Remarks Autosomal DNA (atDNA)   All ancestral lines     *brown, pink and blue boxes in the pedigree chart below     Most popular type of DNA testing for the purpose of building the family tree and learning about one’s ethnic makeup   Matches are strongest… Continue reading Genetic Genealogy: Private Interest, Public Good

Hair

Moisture + Hydration 2.0: Aloe Vera and Fenugreek Seeds Infused Coconut Oil Pre – Poo

Ingredients: 2  cups of coconut oil (organic, cold pressed) 1  cup of fenugreek seeds (organic) Directions: 1)      Optional: Place fenugreek seeds on a tray in order to remove any impurities 2)      Optional: Heat up the seeds while on a try in order to warm up the oils 3)      Optional: Blend fenugreeks seeds in order to maximize the amount… Continue reading Moisture + Hydration 2.0: Aloe Vera and Fenugreek Seeds Infused Coconut Oil Pre – Poo