Healthy Planet = Healthy You

“What we lose in our great human exodus from the land is a rooted sense, as deep and intangible as religious faith, of why we need to hold on to the wild and beautiful places that once surrounded us.”  Barbara Kingsolver, Small Wonder Many of us here in the Pacific Northwest have been busy enjoying …

February: Sweet Enough!

February is all about the heart.  In the weeks leading up to Valentine’s Day, grocery stores are filled with sweet heart-shaped cards, candies, and chocolates.  Advertisements and commercials urge us to use the holiday as a time to “speak from the heart,” and tell someone how we feel.  We might buy red roses at the …