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Can grazing animals save the world?

We all know we feel better eating local, in-season, traditional foods, but what about the environmental impact of such a diet? Your friends and family might quote The China Study or Forks Over Knives when you mention your traditional diet rich in grass-fed animal protein. Questions of land degradation, climate change, methane emissions, and water… Continue Reading

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Avocado Mayo Contest Thrive Market!

Howdy Folks! I wanted to let y’all know about a project “The Sisson” has been working on for a long time which will change the world as we know it. The innovation??? COLD FUSION!!! Woo-hoo!                       Wait, no, it’s not cold fusion, it’s….COLD THERMOGENESIS!!!  … Continue Reading


Your Field Guide to Changing the World

“To be interested in food but not in food production is clearly absurd.” – Wendell Berry   I couldn’t agree more with that quote. The Homegrown Paleo Cookbook is going to really get folks excited about cooking, sourcing and even growing their own healthy food! Even if you’re not in a position to grow your… Continue Reading

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Sustainability > Abbz

Some of you got into paleo to get killer abbz. That’s fantastic. But if the food you’re eating comes from a broken system that is destroying the planet, it’s time to think about something more important than your 6-pack. “To be interested in food, but not in food production, is clearly absurd” – Wendell Berry… Continue Reading


Grazing for Change Conference – Local Discount

The Western Regional Grazing Conference: Grazing for Change is offering a special discount to locals and local producers (local means California, Oregon, Nevada, Washington, Idaho) for their upcoming conference in Chico, CA. Local producers can go to and enter the discount code: Local2015 to receive 15% off the registration price. The special offer is… Continue Reading

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30 Challenges In 30 Days – Day 26

Day 26 Challenge: Eat what’s in season! Do some research and find out which fruits and vegetables are at their peak right now. This might mean you have to step away from that banana today… Amy’s Two-Second Takeaway:  Keto diets aren’t for everyone and neither is Intermittent Fasting – don’t jump on the latest and… Continue Reading


Kelp is the New Kale

I have to share with you how much I love eating kelp. You can buy it in the dehydrated form in many health food stores, but recently I got to try some raw kelp in a slaw and it was so much better. Kelp has been a staple for thousands of years in the northeast,… Continue Reading