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Entries by Maria Rodale from 10/2011

My Double Life

| Posted 10.05.2011 | Healthy Living
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Here is the truth, dear Reader. I've been living a double life. To you, I am a blogging cook, music-loving mother, smart-ass, and hell-raising outspok...

A Visit to My Kitchen: Arthur Agatston, MD

| Posted 10.06.2011 | Healthy Living
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Arthur Agatston, MD is a world renowned preventive cardiologist and creator of the groundbreaking South Beach Diet. His latest book is THE SOUTH BEACH...

Barefoot in the Garden

| Posted 10.07.2011 | Green
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Ethne Clarke asked what kind of boots I wear for gardening. Boots? What boots? My favorite thing of all is gardening in bare feet, the soles of my cal...

My Top 10 Favorite Magazines

| Posted 10.12.2011 | Media
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With the incessant tribal drumbeat of the online/digital world, it's hard to remember sometimes that magazines are still loved. By people, at least.

Prevent Cancer And Save Your Life

| Posted 10.13.2011 | Healthy Living

by guest blogger Dr. Mao Shing Ni No one wants to actively think about becoming sick, but being aware of your state of health is an important part o...

Maria's Ultimate Organic Taco Recipe

| Posted 10.14.2011 | Food

I've always had a bit of an inferiority complex when it comes to some of the dishes I cook, especially my Mexican food and what I call my tacos.  Whi...

Right to Know March on Washington, Part 1

| Posted 10.17.2011 | Green

It was one of those odd moments when I'm running out my office door but the phone is ringing, and I turned the phone around to see who was calling and...

Right2Know March, Part 2: Always Start a Day of Protest with a Good Breakfast

| Posted 10.19.2011 | Politics

For part 1, read here. I knew right away where I had to have breakfast the morning of the Right 2 Know March in Washington, DC. No, not in bed at the...

Eating Real...on Food Day and Every Day

| Posted 10.20.2011 | Green

By guest blogger Michael F. Jacobson, Executive Director of the Center for Science in the Public Interest, It's time to eat real, America! I think ...

Right 2 Know March Finally Arrives, Part 3

| Posted 10.21.2011 | Green

They walked 313 miles from Brooklyn to the White House to protest the fact that American's don't have the right to know that GMOs are in most of their...

The Importance of Just Sitting (and 5 Ways to Do It Well)

| Posted 10.24.2011 | Healthy Living

Sitting is not complicated, but it is necessary to my survival. And I'm not talking about all the sitting I end up doing in those meetings. I'm talking about sitting alone, quietly, doing nothing, staring into space. Here are my sitting tips.

Gathering Mushrooms in the Wild:
Eating in the Wind

| Posted 10.25.2011 | Green

by guest blogger Tim Mountz of Happy Cat Farm Webster's Dictionary says that foraging is the act of wandering in search of food. That definition mak...

11 Ways to Beat Depression Naturally (Without Drugs!)

| Posted 10.26.2011 | Healthy Living

The other day I saw a report that said that one in 10 Americans over the age of 12 take antidepressants. That seems so sad to me. But what was truly ...

How To Save Bookstores

| Posted 10.27.2011 | Huffington Post

by guest blogger Maya Rodale, writer of historical tales of true love and adventure. Lately, I've been craving the experience of browsing in booksto...

Grandma's Crumb Cake Recipe

| Posted 10.28.2011 | Food

For some reason lately, I haven't been able to get the idea and taste of this cake out of my head. It's like my "Gramma" Harter (as I used to call her...

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds
--Happy Halloween!

| Posted 10.31.2011 | Food

Carving pumpkins is fun. At our house, I make pretty ones and my husband specializes in scary ones. (In the past, he has been known to use ketchup as ...