Thoughts on a Thursday

The state agricultural department instructs us to spray a poison to kill the grass to plant a native wildflower garden. The road department leaves years of trash on the roadside but not the trees or bushes. We grow crops to feed cows, and cows to feed diet-related disease and sickness. The government subsidizes foods thatContinue reading “Thoughts on a Thursday”

Health and Wholeness

Excerpt from Let Food Be Thy Gift Health and Wholeness We not only need to have an honest conversation to stop the health epidemics that we are experiencing in our country, but we will have to work together to return to common sense and a basic understanding of who we are and how we areContinue reading “Health and Wholeness”

The Fall of Food

Essay #3 in Let food Be Thy Gift. The Fall of Food In the 5th Century, Hippocrates of Cos, who is considered the father of Western medicine said, “Let food be thy medicine be thy food.” The context of this quote has been argued for centuries. However Hippocrates meant it, this quote has now beenContinue reading “The Fall of Food”