It is a myth that eating healthy costs more money. A healthy, whole food diet is surprisingly inexpensive. Potatoes are cheaper than fries, whole chicken costs less than strips, and...
November 24, 2011 by Chris Semrick Under chris semrick, community, economy, food, HEALTH, local, value Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on The Value of Food
It’s not hard at this time of year to be in awe of our green earth. Everything is budding or blooming and leaves are reaching for the sky. Outside in my yard I’ve been watching...
July 31, 2010 by Rose Dickson Under cleavers, dickson, glands, HEALTH, lymph, rose Posted in HEALTH & WELLNESS, MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Backyard Apothecary – Cleavers
Recently I was given a media pass to the Health Food Trade show, since I write about food for Synergy Magazine. During the 90s, I attended this trade show as an employee of a Nanaimo...
July 29, 2010 by Tsiporah Grignon Under food, grignon, HEALTH, tsiporah Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | 1 Comment »
We all have good intentions. We want to live more simply, be more environmentally conscious, be more in tune with nature, and be good to ourselves – but these things can take a lot...
May 1, 2009 by Linda Nagle Under HEALTH Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Good Intentions
Active Commitment Is Vital To Protect Our Food Supply Although I have written before about "Who Controls Our Food”, it is a topic that is truly a mother issue for all of us....
March 3, 2009 by Tsiporah Grignon Under HEALTH Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Food: Protect Our Food Supply
Rachel Carson raised the alarm over pesticide use with her prescient book Silent Spring almost 50 years ago. Although the worst of the toxins: DDT and PCB‘s, have been largely eliminated,...
March 3, 2009 by Cleon and Charlotte Shankar Under HEALTH Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Pesticides: Learning to Live Without Them
First and foremost, we ALL eat for a living. And…most of us are utterly dependent on the labour of others to do so. Restoring our connection with food needs to begin by acknowledging...
December 29, 2008 by Tsiporah Grignon Under Feature, HEALTH, SPIRIT Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Restoring Our Connection to Food
Do you remember when your parents sat you down to have "the talk”? At that time, it was the last thing you wanted to hear and likely included some uncomfortable moments. As we...
December 27, 2008 by Tiffany Nelson Under HEALTH Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Estate Planning
So, how does it feel knowing you’ve been conned?
No, no, don’t be looking over your shoulder. I’m talking to you, yes, you, the one reading this article right now.
November 7, 2008 by Jeff Virtanen Under HEALTH Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Time for Change
Are you concerned about the future of food? As planetary citizens, we know that a food crisis exists, that millions go hungry, or rely on charity to eat, that industrial agriculture...
November 7, 2008 by Tsiporah Grignon Under HEALTH, Mission Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Who Controls Our Food Supply?
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