THURSDAY OCTOBER 15th: We invite you all to come and celebrate Nathan's 60th birthday with us at this month's local Organic Raw Food and Vegan Potluck to be held 5-7PM at the Green Earth Market in Oneonta NY. Please bring an organic raw food dish or vegan dish to share and a place setting.
AFTERWARDS: We will be attending a panel discussion at SUNY ONEONTA in the Hunt Room entitled "You Are What You Eat- What Do You Eat?" at 7 PM.
GO NATHAN!!! If you cannot join us in Oneonta please join us now in wishing Nathan 60 more healthy, creative and abundant years on this incredibly beautiful and bountiful planet Earth in the Milky Way Galaxy of our Universe.
......NOVEMBER 19TH EVENT: Mark your calendars now for next month's special event - You dont want to miss this one on Monday, November 19th at the Green Earth, 7 PM, Raw Food Authors, Matt Monarch and Angela Stokes (see pic's of them at the end of the newsletter) will be making their premier visit to Oneonta. Tickets are $15. We hope to attract people from the surrounding area so let your friends in upstate NY know about this. And if you are coming from further away we have two raw B&Bs in the area including http://www.turquoisebarn.com where Matt and Angela will be staying and rooms may also be available at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MATT MONARCH: He's author of ‘Raw Spirit’ & 'Raw Success' and is a Raw Food Educator that has been eating 100% raw for nearly 10 years now.You can learn more about him at www.rawsuccess.org.
ANGELA STOKES: She lost over 150lbs and overcame morbid obesity with a raw food lifestyle. She is author of the books Raw Emotions and Raw Reform. She has a blog www.rawreform.com. Her news video on CNN was the most watched feature of the year. You can watch it here. Together they run theThe Raw Food World TV Show and the Raw Food World Store (type in coupon code: "honeymoon" for a 7% discount through the end of October). Last summer we were at their wedding in Oregon. We made a video of the event: Raw Union.
Among topics they'll discuss:
Is the raw food diet for you?
Overcoming health challenges
Why do some diets work and others don’t
Difficulties that may arise on your journey
Benefits of eating raw foods, juicing and colonics
Healthy and rapid weight loss
How to break overeating patterns
Balancing detox with slimming
Taking care of the body naturally
Addressing the underlying issues
Juicefeasting (see Angela's e-book "A Juicefeaster's Handbook")
They'll have their books and products ..everything raw!
We have searched far and wide for a particular item we are truly passionate about and we found it. Stay tuned for our announcement.
RAW-WISDOM INTERVIEWS: FOOD INC, Interviews and NY VEGETARIAN EXPO Interviews (including Charlepan's story of her husbands raw transformation after watching the Film SIMPLY RAW- Reversing Diabetes in 30 days.
MELINDA'S DAILY: Video Blog of her 92 Day Juice Feast, along with her written blog. See videos on Sophia's International Learning Center (Day 59), Far-Infrared Sauna (Day 36 & Day 40) How to make wheatgrass and rejuvelac (Day 54), talks on healing and more at JUICE FEAST VIDEOS
FOR THE SPIRIT: Love Story The hound and the orangutan
ENVIRONMENT: The Man who planted Trees and The Tibetan Monk Mipham's What About Me?
MUSIC: Tsui's Michael Jackson Medley, Piano Stairs, and MOM A ROCK CONCERT MUSICAL
MEDITATION: The Omo People
Stepping into the Light
Bayer says cracked rapeseed gene code
Roger Beachy: GM crop pioneer now US farm science chief
Low herbicide sales hit Monsanto
Growing genetically modified plants is banned in Russia,
Uproar as GM canola 'contaminates' beehive
GM will be widespread by 2050 – FAO
Cocoon allows people to grow meat like popcorn
Wales farmers find GMO plants on side of road
More science needed on effects of genetically modifying food crops
Genetic Roulette- When every Mouthful is a Risk
Vietnam to Lable GM Foods in 2015
Judge overturns deregulation of genetically modified sugarbeets
Monsanto Gets India Nod
Nigeria: Issues on Genetically Modified Crops
Ag-tech upstart is armed to take on Monsanto
Don’t sell us GM food, over 24,000 people tell firms
GM or no GM food: Let buyers choose
UCS Study Says Genetically Modified Crops Have Failure to Yield
Genetically Modified Rainbow Trout Breaks World Record - Should it count?
"GM Crops", first international peer-reviewed journal of its kind
Anti-GM extremists strike again
Blessings and see you soon,
Melinda and Nathan
Matt and Angela at Raw Food & Yoga EXPO NYC 2009