Confused About Obamacare? You’re Not Alone

I was very confused and did not want anything to do with health insurance when I heard the gov was trying to “force” me to buy some coverage I knew nothing about. I’m a naturally healthy person and had no use for traditional MDs. Then my old buddy Chad got back in touch with me … Continue reading

Karin Conway Changing Energy 2013

Karin Conway Changing Energy 2013  posted to Youtube 12/31/13  http://youtu.be/Gxdj_PfKWYo?t=2s Hi, this is Karin Conway, your organic growth coach. Today is Dec 31st 2013. I am so glad this year is over with. Today I want to talk about Changing energy, which can be very confusing…If you are experiencing some changing energy, I would recommend … Continue reading

14 food resolutions for 2014 – Inspired by Jessy Servi

Republished with permission from Jessy Servi of my VGI Food Leader Certification program. As Nelson Mandela said, “sometimes it falls upon a generation to be great.”Together we can be that generation and find solutions to nourish both people and the planet!Here are 14 food resolutions for 2014:1. Meet Your Local Farmer Know your farmer, know … Continue reading

Permaculture Growth at Victory Garden Initiative

Permaculture review by Karin Conway 10/30/13 (PDC Certification 2013)   What the heck is this thing called “permaculture” anyway?  That is a good question that I have had asked a lot lately.  I heard it described perfectly as “Applied Ecology” recently. I couldn’t think of a more succinct definition.   According to  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Permaculture ;  Permaculture is … Continue reading

Review: Wheat Belly: Lose the Wheat, Lose the Weight, and Find Your Path Back to Health

Review: Wheat Belly: Lose the Wheat, Lose the Weight, and Find Your Path Back to Health. I really enjoyed Jen’s review and wanted to share. I know its hard to give up wheat because it is so addictive, but you feel so good when your brain fog clears and you start to REALLY feel healthy. … Continue reading

Organic or Naturally Grown?

I found this great article related to Organic Farming and wanted to share. Naturally Grown: An alternative label to organic Alternative to organic, Certified Naturally Grown adopted by more than 700 farms in 47 states SCHAGHTICOKE, N.Y. (AP) — Justine and Brian Denison say they adhere to all the growing practices required for organic certification, … Continue reading

Having a Hard Time Giving up Wheat? Its Not Your Fault

If you have a hard time giving up wheat and gluten, you’re not alone and its not your fault.   Wheat is addictive just like crack or heroine.   I just got my own copy of Wheat Belly by William Davis, MD and I was not surprised to read about how wheat affects your brain and … Continue reading

Gluten Free is a Good Way to Be

Karin Conway

I wanted to share this article published on the Youngevity site; I think it helps explain a little bit about gluten intolerance or sensitivity…or whatever you want to call it. (Celiac Disease). It all boils down to a genetically modified product like wheat causing all sorts of inflammation and upset to your stomach and body. … Continue reading

Food Movement Job Posting – Milwaukee

Who do you know who is passionate about the food movement, detail oriented, and looking for a new job in Milwaukee? Please pass along this job description for the Victory Garden Initiative. I am passionate about supporting this worthwhile cause. I am part of the Food Leader Certification program and volunteer to build raised beds … Continue reading

Day 17 ~ Karin Conway ~ 30 Days of Gratitude Challenge

Day 17 ~ Karin Conway ~ 30 Days of Gratitude Challenge (recorded 12/10/12) Day 17 video à http://youtu.be/9Pcb8W03tac Hi, it’s Karin, Your Favorite Connections Coach.  I am working on my 30 day Video Gratitude Challenge.  Today is video # 17. I’d like to take today to be thankful for life in general. Also for the … Continue reading