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WAIW | Thanks to Farmers

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In today's WAIW episode, I felt the need to talk a little about how important it is to think of the farmers involved in putting food on our tables. Read More »

WAIW | How Does a Pineapple Grow?

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Ever wonder how a pineapple grows? If you have, I've got the answer in this week's Where Am I Wednesday episode! Read More »

Chatting with the Hosts of Which Side Podcast

Which Side Podcast

Interviews can be stressful, especially when time is limited, but the hosts of the Which Side Podcast are doing something a little different, and I was happy to be involved recently. Read More »

The T.O.F.U. Grant: Round Six

lauren Ornelas from Food Empowerment Project

Choosing the T.O.F.U. grant recipient is always one part tough decision and one part random events. In the case of the newest recipient, finally meeting in Portland at the Resistance Ecology Conference by chance made the tough decision part a lot easier. Read More »

Bananas: A slippery slope

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You know that feeling you get in the pit of your stomach when you're grocery shopping and something seems too good to be true? Like a mango for less than a dollar, or a handful of kiwis for less than your bus fare? There's a reason for that. It is too good to be true. Read More »

Forks Over Knives (and a veg diet) approved by Ebert

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Roger Ebert's reviews are pretty much a part of my life. I can't say I follow them closely, but I came to know the man based solely on whether or not he raised a thumb in regards to a movie. Read More »