Slow food is peasant food

Slow food is peasant food

Slow food is peasant food. It is the way our families have been growing and preparing food for centuries. It tastes good, it’s feels clean, and it’s honest. We feel more alive when we eat it. Learn more about Slow Food in Canada and the upcoming national...
Canadian Hero Wab Kinew Drops Some Wisdom

Canadian Hero Wab Kinew Drops Some Wisdom

Here’s a mic dropping moment from Wab Kinew. We have so much to learn about peace and living with nature from the indigenous people of Turtle Island (Aka North America). My interpretation of the best ways to learn in this video: Immersion and learn through doing...

Happiness Music by Coco Love Alcorn

Anne and I saw Coco Love Alcorn at Al Whittle Theatre in Wolfville. Her new album Wonderland is mind blowing. The album’s theme is “the spirit” and the music is wondrously soulful, lively, and inspiring. As you may know, I loooove coffee, so...

First day at 2016 Slow Food Terre Madre

Hi there, I’ve just arrived back from a one month work and learning trip in Germany and Italy. The photos in this post highlight a few memorable moments from the 2016 Slow Food Terre Madre and Salone del Gusto conference in Turin, Italy. I was fortunate to be...
The Easiest Way to Ferment Vegetables

The Easiest Way to Ferment Vegetables

This post is for anyone that wants to get started with making sauerkraut, kimchi, fermenting vegetables etc. It’s basically an email I sent to a friend about how to get started making ferments. I’m writing this now because I’m visiting Amade Billesberger...