January 8, 2016

Thanks for visiting our Blog section of the site! This is a place to visit often…a place where our circle of women friends who are stepping into their purpose feel a connection to other Yoginis.

Candace looks forward to keeping you up to date on the latest workshops, retreats, seminars, talks, book club meetings, Meatless Monday recipes and much more.

Please feel free to drop by any time. For more information email: info@candacemckim.com.

Continue reading...

April 16, 2018

Focus:  How to Clean up and organize your Space

BODY: Plow – Slow . Steady
We all want to clean upper homes, environments and lives quickly.  However, we didn’t create a cluttered space overnight, so we need to realize that we won’t be able to clean it up and clear it out overnight either.  We can take it slowly and consciously so that we feel OK about it.

MIND:Meditation – The Place between

Continue reading...

April 16, 2018

Spicy and cheesy, with juicy bursts of vegetable-y goodness.

Mexican Frittata

8 eggs

1/2 c milk

1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper 

1 teaspoon worchestshire sauce

Extra virgin olive oil

1/2 cup diced onion

Small tin mild green chilies 

1/4 cup corn niblets

1 bunch cilantro, chopped

 Cherry tomatoes cut in half

Cheese

Heat onion to soften, stir in vegetables and add egg mixture. Cook 5 to 10 minutes until sides and bottom are set, and slight wobble in

Continue reading...

April 2, 2018

Enjoy this fantastic ORACLE CARD READING with Mary Driver on “What’s Your Next Power Step as a Woman”:


BODY: Dhyana – Meditation Between thought and sleep
Get out of the business, take some time for you.  Whatever time you can spare for yourself, know that you are worth it.  Come out of your left brain to sharpen your intuition!!!

MIND:  Shoulder Stand – Queen . Empower
Remember that you are the queen of your mind, what you

Continue reading...

April 2, 2018

Kale gets kinky punishing naughty apple, you know why!

Kinky Kale Salad

2 large sweet potatoes peeled and diced

1 cup of pearl onions, peeled

3 Tablespoons olive oil

1 teaspoon kosher salt

1 crisp apple, sliced thin into half moons

1 bag baby kale

1/4 cup pomegranate seeds

Dressing

2 Tablespoons pomegranate molasses

2 Tablespoons apple cider vinegar

1 teaspoon dijon mustard

3 Tablespoons extra virgin olive oil

Kosher salt to taste

Make the dressing by combining all ingredients

Continue reading...

March 18, 2018

Enjoy this Oracle Card Reading from June Palmer filmed in our beautiful space in Mexico.

FOCUS:  Clarity


BODY:  Shoulder Stand – Queen . Empowerment
Become aware of the strength that you have with in you already.

MIND:  Niyamas – Positive Environment
Wherever you are you can create a positive environment.  Driving to work, making supper – in any situation you can mentally have a positive attitude which will give you clarity.  Clean up your car.

Continue reading...

March 18, 2018

Strings of sweetly salacious squash seasoned with solace and sparkle.

Spiralized Butternut Squash

6 cups of butternut squash, spiralized

2 tablespoons olive oil

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1/2 teaspoon ginger

1/4 teaspoon each cloves, nutmeg, sea salt, cayenne pepper

1 cup sparkling apple cider

Spiralize your squash, or use a vegetable peeler to make long, thin strands.  Heat all the spices in the oil until fragrant, and add in cider to warm.  Gently fold in the squash and simmer

Continue reading...

March 4, 2018

SELF-CARE CARD READING

Here is your card reading for this next 2 weeks about self-care:

BODY: Camel – Forgiveness . Acceptance
This is one of the most important things for us to do for our self-care.  Open up to forgiveness and acceptance for past experiences and situations.  Forgiving others and forgiving our selves!

MIND:  Butterfly – Opening . Transformation
When we are at any type of crossroads, if we can dive into self-care we will

Continue reading...

March 4, 2018

Luscious, velvety earth nuggets. Sweet, savory, peppery, umami.

Miso Glazed Sweet Potato

1 large orange yam

2 medium purple yams

1/4 cup white miso paste

1/4 cup Rice vinegar

1/4 cup maple syrup

2 tablespoons olive oil

Himalayan pink sea salt and fresh ground pepper to taste

Peel yams and cut into two-bite sized pieces. Mix together miso, vinegar, syrup and olive oil and dress yams. Bake at 425° on baking sheet lined with parchment paper until tender. Baking time

Continue reading...

February 19, 2018

SPEEDY CARD READING FOR THIS WEEK

How to use Yogini’s Guide To Intuition Oracle Cards: Why use oracle cards? I believe that we all have the answers within us already however, sometimes it’s difficult to tap into those answers. As a result we feel frustrated and confused, looking for clarity and support in our decisions. Using oracle cards can provide us with a different way of looking at a situation. To purchase Yogini’s Guide To Intuition Oracle Cards or book

Continue reading...

February 18, 2018

Earthy strands of sweet potato simmers in a creamy mushroom sauce relieved by verdant celery leaves.

Sweet Potato Fettuccine

2 Sweet potatoes spiralized

3 cups mushrooms torn into bite sized pieces

EVOO

1 onion fine chop

2 ribs celery fine chop

2 cloves garlic minced

1/2 teaspoon each dried basil, thyme, dried chilies

Himalayan pink sea salt and fresh ground black pepper to taste

1/4 cup white wine or vegetable broth

1 tin coconut milk

Celery leaves for garnish

In

Continue reading...