Category Archives: Food Fight and Health Wars

Chalk One Up for Healthy Fats

Hip-Hip-Hooray! I love the following post from Dr. Andrew Weil.  If you’re unfamiliar with him, he’s the Harvard educated MD who has built his career on integrating healthy lifestyles and alternative medical options  with current accepted western allopathic medical practices. … Continue reading

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Plastic and You

It really is scary that we’ve become so dependent upon plastic, particularly in the way we store and cook our food. Think about it… plastic coated pans to cook with, plastic utensils to stir the food we’re cooking, plastic containers … Continue reading

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Our Right to Know if We’re Eating Genetically Engineered Food

Regardless of where you stand on the issue of genetically engineered ( GE or sometimes called GMO.. genetically modified) food, it’s hard to argue against our right to know if we’re eating it or not. If we remain passive on … Continue reading

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Food Politics #1…Home Gardens as a Revolution?

My son Gage got me into looking at TED Talks and here’s one I really like. It has elements that are similar to the post I made on March 8th, titled: ” I LOVE This! The Urban Homestead”.  I have … Continue reading

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This Grossed Me Out…. be aware of the meat you eat

I wrote in my last post (months ago) that my mother had passed away and that I would be closing down her house where she raised 6 kids and lived for 70 years. It has been pretty overwhelming and totally … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning… Something to Throw Out of Your Life?

Spring is a time for “cleansing” and celebrating the renewal of life. After a long hard winter, life has sprung anew. You can see it if you just look out your window at the birds and the plants that are … Continue reading

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Food Art…Worth 1000 Words?

My son Gage sent me some pictures that he likes and I decided to do a post on “Food Art”. This one is by Banksy. What a great way to get across how we “hunt and gather” for our food … Continue reading

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