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DAYS ON THE ROAD
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On the day we were heading out of Santa Fe, we spoke to two separate people who both happened to mention a town called Pagosa Springs. We had never heard of the place, but we saw a sparkle in their eyes when they told us about it. As usual, we had no plan or direction...read more
Have you taken a close look at a one dollar bill? Have you noticed the “all seeing eye” above the pyramid? It represents the third eye, which is considered the highest and most powerful source of ethereal energy available to man. Egyptians, Indians and...read more
Pie breaks have been a big part of our relaxation over the years, along with treat days. Sometimes we just need to unwind and have a slice of pie! This Hazelnut Pear Apple Pie is so comforting, made with organic pears and apples and an unbeatable hazelnut crust! Enjoy...read more
One of our Dads is a bit of a number cruncher and tends to think outside the box. He mentioned something to us that we couldn’t dismiss. He said 1 does not equal 1. He explained that when using fractions, 1/3 + 1/3 + 1/3 = 1 and that made sense to us. Then he...read more
While in Colorado, we learned a ton about cannabis, the health benefits that come with it and how concentrated cannabis oils have proven to cure or control ailments such as cancer, asthma, Parkinson’s disease, MS and more. The human body is designed with...read more
This classic book has saved our butts so many times while we’ve been on the road. It covers buses, bugs, campers and other VW air-cooled vehicles. It is packed with easy-to-understand information on maintenance and fixes, tricks, tips and how-tos. It literally...read more
The two of us learned about the amazing medicinal benefits of cannabis oil and Rick Simpson Cannabis Oil in Colorado. While we were there, we made and enjoyed this delicious 420 granola. It’s a tasty treat to hit the trails with and enjoy the great outdoors. See...read more
Different frequencies do and broadcast different things. When it comes to sound and music, there is a specific frequency that happens to repair DNA and has healing properties. In 2010, two researchers used the 528 Hertz frequency to reduce pollution from an oil spill...read more
When the two of us visited Santa Fe, New Mexico, we enjoyed a wonderful lunch at a restaurant called Casa Sena and had one of the most unbelievable salads of our life. It was so fresh, so green and we fell in love with the pickled beets. Now, when we get the craving...read more
We met a very interesting man in Colorado who told us some pretty wild things. He said, humans have only believed that the Earth is round for about 500 years and that for thousands of years, civilizations around the world have depicted a flat Earth (see the map...read more
We love Kale. There are a couple different varieties, all that are packed with super strong anti-cancer properties. When it comes to making Kale Chips, we prefer Lacinato Kale. It has deep roots in Italian cuisine, particularly Tuscany, hence its common name –...read more
We visited a grocery store recently who had one organic produce stand, surrounded by conventionally grown and GMO fruits and veggies. If more people went to the organic stand and the demand grew, so would the supply. Maybe GMO and Conventional Farming would disappear...read more
Soul already knows, we’re living in a virtual reality, almost like a game, and money is the target. It’s an illusion that keeps us on a track and focused on materialism, consumerism and the media. Colored paper rules the world and the result is continuous...read more
A very wise man said to us, “you have to be your own heroes”. When things get tough, we get to choose how we react. We can either be our own worst enemies and make problems worse or we can be our own heroes and make light of any situation. We have met a...read more
We were turned on to apple cider vinegar years ago. We heard it was an excellent dressing for salads and we couldn’t agree more. Since then, we’ve learned how amazing the natural remedy is for the skin. It fights acne, brightens complexion and can be used...read more
After visiting Dallas, Texas, we stopped in Roswell, New Mexico and went to their annual UFO festival. At the very end of the event a person told us a big storm was coming, so we got in our VW bus and waited for it to pass. Early in the morning, before the sun came...read more
Did you know phones, televisions, watches and most electronics wouldn’t work without powerful crystals? Each type of crystal has specific vibrational and energetic properties that are used to transmit invisible signals and frequencies. By cutting the crystals...read more
When making the transition from processed food to healthier food, we have definitely had our share of cravings. Our solution: creating and finding healthier food substitutes. One morning, we got a pang for pancakes and created an incredible treat that calls for only…read more
Life changed drastically the moment we decided to deny 9-5 jobs and began making the sacrifices needed to start our own business. All of sudden, we weren’t moved by anyone but ourselves and our clients. We didn’t have fellow employees or a boss to deal...read more
Did you know that various cultures used to send women with their periods to teepees or huts to rejuvenate and purify during their menstrual cycles? Various cultures celebrated and nurtured this phase and yet today, girls get basically zero info, are handed...read more
We took home this beautiful butternut squash from the farmers market and made a delicious soup out of it on a chilly night to warm up. In the ingredients list it includes vegetable broth, but we like to make our own. For this recipe we used carrots, celery, onions,...read more
When we married in 2010, we rented a tiny little one-bedroom cottage on a 15 acre farm in South Carolina. We literally crossed the threshold with nothing but the clothes on our backs, all so that we could simplify life and start our marriage on a fresh plate. We were...read more
We had a really good conversation with a woman in Dallas, Texas. When she heard we spend 24 hours/7 days a week together, her response was “Me and my hubby would kill each other”. We explained that most people feel that way because they have so much going...read more
When Soul first arrived on planet Earth, he had no concept of time, much like a child. He could remember events, but not sequence them. Time is the measurement we use to do so. Soul will tell you more, but also check out more info on time and enjoy Soul’s Life...read more