I love the look of this lemon-roasted chickpea and silverbeet salad at Yahoo recipes.
Paula Goodyers Fairfax blog Chew on This is packed full of commonsense nutritional advise. This is an old post but a great one about her successes and failures learning to cook new foods. There’s lots of useful comments too.
Pick of the month is Gwen Bell’s shortcuts to happiness, getting to a 9 on the (admittedly arbitrary) happiness scale.
Sophie’s simple tips to pamper your mind is full of great ideas and useful links (including the “5 a day for your mind” mindapples project).
Snippets from twitter @HerbalGill
Melbourne city bike hire scheme to introduce “disposable” low cost helmets.
RT @EmmaStirling: Why is #FoodAllergy increasing? Study shows affluent city dwellers have highest rates “more money, more allergies”
Lovely thought for the day. RT @DanielleLaPorte: if you just focus on helping people, really truly being of service, things fall into place.
Great show this week @allinthemind. Zombie ants, parasites and the mind. I wonder what toxoplasmosis is doing to my personality? Parasites on the brain.
Have you caught up on my articles this month? As well as the (massive) three part series on stress, there are articles on flowers as food and medicine, how diet causes acne and an update on HRT and breast cancer (sadly, it’s worse than first thought). Click on the articles link to read the latest posts.