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A Throw-away Society – What are we Throwing Away?

Joel F. Salatin (born February 24, 1957) is an American farmer, lecturer, and author whose books include Folks, This Ain’t Normal; You Can Farm; and Salad Bar Beef. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joel_Salatin By becoming consumers, we have given up so many of our human … Continue reading

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Throwaway Living

Life Magazine, August 1, 1955 pg 43 This Life Magazine article of August 1, 1955 “Throwaway Living,” is cited as the source that first used the term “throw-away society.” Our societal values dramatically shifted during that 1950’s decade.  Just following World War II, … Continue reading

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Staying current with What our Water Consumption Needs Actually are

  Water: How much should you Drink Every Day?                                by Mayo Clinic Staff “Everyone has heard the advice, “Drink eight 8-ounce glasses of water a … Continue reading

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When your Body Speaks, Do you Listen?

It is so common to hear people, and maybe even ourselves, speak about a cold or flu bug or virus that is going around.  Then when we are not feeling well we say that we have come down with or … Continue reading

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Wellness – What are the Basics?

Some of the ingredients for a healthy life We know what’s good for us when it comes to our health. Or do we?   Well, we learned the basic guidelines to good health didn’t we? Eat a healthy, well-balanced diet, get … Continue reading

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How do our Lifestyle Choices impact us?

I really didn’t understand when I was in my 20’s and 30’s, how much impact the choices I was making would have on my health and my life. I just knew they would.  I was close to my grandparents and … Continue reading

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Our Network Marketing Journey – Smitten with the Company

The success and prestige of an international company, its philosophy, seemingly high integrity, unique product line and the understanding that its business plan would make it possible for us to earn a very lucrative income, was attractive to us.  We … Continue reading

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Our Network Marketing Journey – The Learning Curve

The network marketing company, that my life partner and I were introduced to, greatly impressed and intrigued us.  We were inspired by its’ philosophy, which appeared in alignment with our values.  The company was already an international success.  Although unfamiliar with the technologies … Continue reading

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Our Network Marketing Journey – But I’m Not a Saleswoman!

Selling was not new to me.  I started at age six.  My parents set-up a table with two chairs on the sidewalk in front of our house where I sat with my little sister Susan colouring rocks, which we had … Continue reading

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Our Network Marketing Journey – Our First Encounter

I had been juggling projects in my various roles as freelance writer, research consultant, university instructor and artist for a number of years.  As a result, I was overworking and I began to burn out.  I turned to a career … Continue reading

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