Tech Tip Tuesday = Easy Events

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My Tech Tip for this Tuesday is This – Make it EASY for People to Connect, Follow, and Show up at Events. If you are hosting an event (and you actually want people to show up) create the registration in a way that makes it very easy for them (the average techno-challenged human) to register, … 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

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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