Candida Cleanse: Day 94 ‘Millet- It Ain’t Just Bird Feed’

Nicole Chayka, co-author of Fringe Dweller on the Night Shift,& Canadian gal on a journey to live off the Grid with Middle Earth HomeI, Nikki, am Blogging my crazy thoughts and cravings during my on-going Candida Cleanse, in a step by step journal titled The Candida Chronicles , so I can share with you the The Dietary Rules , the Meal Plans and Recipes, the Tips and Facts , and most importantly, the Results. If I can lick this problem, letting ‘Food be my Medicine’ and only using Herbals then you can too! Day 1 of my Candida Journal STARTS HERE.

Take the preliminary Candida Quiz to see what Candida is,and if you have the Symptoms of this nasty Yeast condition affecting both women, and men.

Middle Earth Home graphic for website

Middle Earth Home graphic_PC Monica Holy

Newspaper Front Page for Candida Chronicles, Millet-It Ain't Just Bird Feed, Alternative Health…Previous Candida Journal Post

One of the Ancient Grains from AfricaMillet.

It ain’t just bird feed.

I ran out of Rice so I thought I’d rummage through the cupboard and see what else I could pair with my faux Japanese meat mixture.  There was trusty Quinoa to fall back on,  but Millet peeked shyly from the back reminding me I’d bought that almost 3 months ago in anticipation of trying the ‘other grains’ I was allowed to have.  I must admit I have been overdosing on rice so it’s probably a good thing I ran out.

Millet is cooked in a ratio of one cup grain to two cups water and about 25 minutes in the rice maker.

I must admit after I made (and tried millet) I wasn’t a huge fan of its texture which leans towards Mushy.  I’m thinking perhaps there are other applications to use this grain for aside from pairing it with meat mixtures.  Mahaps a hot cereal?  It will be a Google affair to see if I can find a suitable recipe for leftover millet.

On Another note I put in my Vegetable Garden yesterday, and am quite pleased with myself for putting in a solid day’s physical labour.  Happily the body didn’t take me out of the game this time.  Afterwards my neighbours invited me to come sit on their deck to enjoy the dawning of the day over a beverage.  I declined the glass of wine and instead discovered a very pleasant ‘bevie’….Cranberry Fizzy with Voldka.  Very refreshing.  Unfortunately I had it before eating dinner…so…passed out early this evening. Maybe it was all that fresh air? (grin)

Pre-Breakfast:

Acidophilus + multivitamin + herbals

Brunch and Dinner:

Cooked Hamburger,for a Candida Cleanse,an Experiment using Food as Medicine,Chronicled by Nicole Chayka, image by Monica HolyCooked Quinoa, for a Candida Cleanse Recipe, image by Monica Holy

Japenese Style  Hamburger Mixture + Quinoa

Coffee, Latte, a food not allowed in the Candida Diet, for the article 'Dietary Rules for a Candida Cleanse', by Nicole Chayka, for Middle Earth Home
Cold pressed coffee (and milk)

Monica left some milk behind so this finishes it off today and then we’re onto almond milk or hemp milk instead.

Next Candida Journal Post…

Image Credit: Monica Holy, newagecrap

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  1. Pingback: Candida Cleanse Day 95/ The Candida Experiment using Food as Alternative Medicine for a Cure | Middle Earth Home

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