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Raw Phytochemical Power

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When it comes to the natural medicinal compounds that abound in plant foods, raw is usually best In this excerpt adapted from their recent book Becoming Raw, dietitians Brenda Davis and Vesanto Melina hone in…

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The Paint Can of Life

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I recently painted a deck on my house. I enjoy painting, a meditation in being present that doesn’t require much thought but lots of attention. If you tend to live in your head, paint something. Your…

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“Meaty” Vegan Entrees

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Time for Chain Restaurants to Serve “Meaty” Vegan Entrées We all love tasty food, enticing flavours and relaxing at restaurants with friends and family. We feel good about looking after our health, having compassion for…

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Vanishing of the Bees

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Where, oh where have the little bees gone? VANISHING OF THE BEES 2009, DVD, 87 minutes In 2006, American bee farmers sent out a cry to the world. Their bees had disappeared. In the documentary…

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What Animals Tell Me

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When Cerki and Naya called me on my cell phone – I listened really, really attentively. You see, they are brother and sister Bengal cats! Yes indeed, animals find their own unique ways of communicating…

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