02
Jan 12

Raw Milk/Food Freedom Movement Going Into 2012

Just reading an excellent article by David Gumpert at the Complete Patient http://www.thecompletepatient.com/journal/2011/12/28/can-rawmi-be-saved-activists-petition-fledgling-group-for-cl.html.  Then I followed his link and read what Michael Schmidt had to say on the subject http://thebovine.wordpress.com/2011/12/28/uniting-or-dividing-farmer-michael-schmidt-on-the-occasion-of-one-million-hits-on-the-bovine-raw-milk-blog/.  This got me thinking.  Why is it that when all of us in the food freedom and especially in the raw milk movement want the same end […]

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01
Jan 12

The Fat Myths

As 2012 gets under way I wanted to talk about saturated fat and health.  At New Years we spent the weekend with dear friends who are caught in the belief system that margarine is a healthy food and butter is to be avoided because it will clog the arteries.  Much research has proven this belief […]

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29
Dec 11

Thoughts About Food & Freedom for 2012

Well here I sit on December 29th writing my New Years blog post. This New Years we have rented a Yurt at a Provincial Park and are going camping with some friends in the winter in Ontario so I won’t be near a computer to post this. I love camping and this will be a […]

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29
Dec 11

Cholesterol & Cardiovascular Disease – Myth or Truth?

I am sharing a document that was shared with me on Facebook today. I thought it was excellent and well written. For a long time I have been in the camp of “atherosclerosis is not caused by dietary fat from healthy animals and is NOT a drug deficiency disease”. If you go back and forth […]

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15
Dec 11

Shawn Buckley on Michael Schmidt

Shawn Buckley is a Constitutional Lawyer.  In this video clip he talks about Michael Schmidt and his commitment to the Food Freedom cause! I saw Shawn Buckley speak at a health food conference about a year ago. His speech was very informative and spoke of the degree to which we have lost food freedoms in […]

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11
Dec 11

Sheep to be destroyed for no good reason!

This issue has been brought to my attention just recently and I ask everyone who reads this to go to the website and sign the petition. Dec 8, 2011—Hastings, Ontario—The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has elected to destroy a healthy flock of rare heritage breed Shropshire sheep at Wholearth Farmstudio, a Northumberland County farm […]

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29
Nov 11

Free Lecture on GAPS In Kitchener, Ontario

What do autism, ADD, ADHD and depression have in common with digestive issues such as gas, bloating, IBS and autoimmune illness’s such as celiac, Crohn’s, colitis, arthritis etc.? They all have a component of imbalanced gut flora which results in compromised emotional and physical health. Are you an adult who has problems with depression, weight […]

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25
Nov 11

Letter to Legislature

This letter was written by Jan Steinman, a BC dairy goat farmer. Jan was one of the people who coordinated the Victoria rally on November 23, 2011. Dear Legislative Assembly Member Coell, I am a constituent in your riding, and would like your support in a matter that impacts food sovereignty, support of local farming, […]

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24
Nov 11

Food Freedom Rally – Toronto

Frustrated that I can’t seem to get videos to load up to my blog right now but I am giving you the links to two videos done by my friend Andrew Kohl (GMOfreezone) on YouTube.  Andrew is working on a documentary to expose the injustice in Canadian regulations.  Excellent!  Thanks Andrew!  

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24
Nov 11

Victoria Food Freedom Rally – November 23, 2011

The following report is from Nadine Ijaz, one of the rally organizers.  I may have more on this rally in the next few days.  They had a great turnout! We had FOUR MLAs standing in support with us at our Victoria BC Rally: Opposition Agriculture Critic Lana Popham, MLA Jenny Kwan (Vancouver – Mount Pleasant), […]

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