Archive for the ‘Food & Wine’ Category


IS GREEN HIP?

My sincere and heartfelt thanks for the amazing and much appreciated feedback about my last newsletter – On Mind, Body, Spirit: Earth Day 2017. It felt great and made me believe that it is something many of us are hungry for. Hope you are remembering to feed your soul. Gentle reminders to follow.

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Kids, News, Newsletter, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Travel

Meet the Feral Agrarian

Ariel Greenwood – Ariel Greenwood calls herself a “feral agrarian”- one who works at the intersection of agriculture and the wild. Currently she is the resident grazier at a research preserve…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food & Wine, Health, Home, Innovation & Technology, Radio Show

Where’s the Beef? And the Pork? And the Healthy Pet Food?

The good news for the planet is that more and more people are becoming vegans and vegetarians or at the very least, cutting down on the amount of meat they eat. It’s good news for the planet because the methane produced from cows alone contributes to the acceleration of climate change so the less meat […]

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Filed Under: Awareness & Action, Blog, Food & Wine, Green Living, Health, News, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community

178, 98 and 20 – Numbers You Should Know

When it comes to the Environmental Working Group’s annual Shoppers Guide to Pesticides in Produce, I am a victim of mixed emotions every year. Yes, of course I want to know which fruits and vegetables are laden with pesticides and which are not. But I never seem…

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Filed Under: Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, News, Newsletter

The Least Deadly Catch: Ocean Farming in 3D

Bren Smith, owner of Thimble Island Ocean Farm and Executive Director of GreenWave – When I heard Bren Smith present at Bioneers 2016 last October, I literally jumped up from my seat…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food & Wine, Health, Radio Show

Tucson Medical Center: An Inspiring Heart to Heart

Mike Urquhart, Wellness Instructor, Tucson Medical Center – I’ll be talking with Mike about American Heart Month and how we can use this month to raise awareness about heart disease and…

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Filed Under: Events, Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Health, Radio Show, TMC Podcast, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community

7 Fruit and Vegetables With Nasty Surprises : Pushing Back Against the Pesticides

We all know that getting enough fruit and vegetables into our diets is one of the keys to optimum health. Again and again we are told to get our ‘five a day’. However, with recent studies…

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Filed Under: Blog, Food & Wine, Health, Kids

What Has the EPA Done for You Lately?

Alternative Facts Not Included

The answer is: LOTS! I am ever so hopeful that after reading this newsletter, you will conclude that we need the EPA and all that it stands for. And that you might even consider engaging in any effort you can to preserve it. The Environmental Protection Agency…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food & Wine, Health, Home, Kids, News, Newsletter

Did You Have Milk with Your Pesticides Today?

Imagine my disgust when a newsletter I subscribe to showed up in my inbox several weeks ago with this headline: Breaking: Alarming Levels of Monsanto’s Glyphosate Found in America’s Food. Even this non-scientist knows about glyphosate.

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BEST OF SHOW: Trash is for Tossers!

Lauren Singer, Founder & Waste Free Planet Preserver: Meet Lauren Singer – she lives a zero waste life in New York City of all places. Two transformative moments/events showed up in Lauren’s…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Health, Home, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle