Browsing the "community" Tag

The Health Benefits of Eating as a Family (Film)

January 12th, 2012 | by SnagFilms

We all know families that gather together on a regular basis to sit at the dinner table and eat as a family. The general motivation behind this tradition seems to be to spend time as a group, to catch up with one another, and to reflect upon each other’s days. Yet, in addition to this sense of togetherness, researchers believe that health benefits ought to become an inspiration for family dinners


How a Rural Georgia Farm Changed the Lives of Ethiopian Villagers

December 22nd, 2011 | by Becky Striepe

We rode out to Mills Farm just outside of Athens to pick up organic corn grits and corn flour, and I got to have a really nice chat with Alice Mills, who runs the farm with her husband Tim. She told me a story that sort of blew my mind, and I just think it's an amazing example of the power of community


Bringing Real Food to the People: The Guerilla Garden Ninjas City Co-Op – EcoLocalizer

March 22nd, 2011 | by Important Media Cross-Post

The Guerilla Garden Ninjas City Co-Op is located in Los Angeles. Rivas-Raymer started this food co-op as a way to share and exchange different foods, as well as ideas about how to prepare healthy food, among her local community members. It’s a way to expand the concepts of freeganism directly to the source and freely share with each other



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