activism, Giving, Organ Donation

Unleashing My Inner Hero #DonorDay2018

Live On NY is holding it's 4th annual Organ Donor Enrollment Day.  the theme is Unleash Your Inner Hero.  Indeed, I am unleashing my inner hero, although with a great deal of humility and a commitment to improving other people's lives who have a need greater than any that I have.   I found a great spot, too!  Berkeley Drugs on the corner… Continue reading Unleashing My Inner Hero #DonorDay2018

activism, food, Organ Donation

Organ Donors: Real Superheros?

Are Organ Donors real superheros?  It certainly doesn't feel like it... I know I helped someone in a major way.  Nonetheless, I'm not immortal, I have no superpowers (well, except making milk for my babies, but that had nothing to do with giving an organ) and I only directly impacted one person's life. Real superheros save entire cities… Continue reading Organ Donors: Real Superheros?

Food Sovereignty Food Import Dependency Trinidad and Tobago
activism, Boycott, food, supermarket

Who Controls the Food Controls the Country: Food Sovereignty and Food Import Dependency in Trinidad and Tobago

Part 1: Wheat Boycott Dreams of Life Back Home Growing up as a first-generation American child in an immigrant family, I heard lots of idealized reminiscing about “back home”.  To hear them tell it, the Caribbean was a magical unicorn-filled wonderland where everything from the food to the freedom was To hear them tell it,… Continue reading Who Controls the Food Controls the Country: Food Sovereignty and Food Import Dependency in Trinidad and Tobago

Really Nourish 2018 Charity: Water Campaign
activism, food, God's word, Water

Really Nourish 2018 Charity: Water Campaign

The Really Nourish Movement's mission is to end the global food regime, the crisis it has created and the lifestyle disease pandemic it has spawned.  Because clean drinking water is under that regime, we're launching the Really Nourish 2018 Charity: Water Campaign.  Water is commoditized by powerful corporations the same way food has been, so… Continue reading Really Nourish 2018 Charity: Water Campaign

Book Review: Hungry for Change - Farmers, Food Justice and The Agrarian Question
activism, Books, Boycott, Crops, eating, Faith Gardening, farm, Farmers, food, Seed

Book Review: Hungry For Change – Farmers, Food Justice and the Agrarian Question

Book Review: Hungry For Change - Farmers, Food Justice and the Agrarian Question by A. Haroon Akram-Lodhi, At the moment, I'm completely convinced that God even orders my reading list for me!  As a Christian Food Activist, that shouldn't be surprising, but His wonders never cease and they never get old or boring.  I found… Continue reading Book Review: Hungry For Change – Farmers, Food Justice and the Agrarian Question

activism, food, God's word, Organ Donation, scripture, Weight Loss

Securing Our Birthright: Webinar

In case you missed the Webinar: Securing Our Birthright - 8 Steps to Revolutionize Your Food Life and Change The World Here it is.  You can pause as you go and take notes, and please feel free to post questions in the comments section below as you wish.  Also, I'd love your feedback.  Thanks for… Continue reading Securing Our Birthright: Webinar