Aug 182010
 

Let me stop ya’ right there. NO, I don’t think they have cows in the back room. I’m from a small rural town and I do know what a corn field looks like. It just never occurred to me that those middlemen between the farmer and me were unnecessary AND, to be honest, bad for me nutritionally and bad for the planet in how the food got from farm to plate.

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Aug 122010
 

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 “GET UP!!!” “DANG IT!  DO YOU HEAR ME?  I SAID GET UP!” “THIS IS YOUR LAST WARNING.  G-E-T  U-P!” Those words are ringing in children’s ears all across the country right about now.  Why? Well, another summer vacation has come and gone. Kids all over the country are slowly, grudgingly being pulled out of bed before noon-thirty because ***gasp!*** another school year is about to be inflicted upon them begin. Of course, the ritual doesn’t start out quite so stridently.  Usually, the first trip to the bedroom is, “Sweetie…get up.  It’s time to get ready for

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