UPDATE: Minnesota Farmer Victorious in Court!

MN Farm Family Victorious in Court!Judge Stays Raw Milk Farmers of Contempt Charges for selling their products

In the story of David and Heidi Berglund from last week, was a glimpse into the over regulatory nature of the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA). The MDA threatened a peaceful family with $500 per day fines for feeding their community.

On March 9, 2015, 175-200 community members sat quietly in the courtroom in support of the Berglund family.

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Obesity Cures: Do You Have a Weight Loss Success to Share?

Have you lost weight and kept it off? How?Although the centerpiece of a world of tasteless jokes on the topic of obesity, a visit to Walmart (or pretty much any big box or discount food store) makes it impossible to ignore the fact that America has a big problem: obesity. From infants to adults, obesity leads to all manner of disease — physical, emotional, spiritual. If left unchecked, it leads to an untimely death.

Raw Milk on NPR: a Riposte

Raw Milk on NPR? A lovely riposte by a Weston A Price Foundation chapter leaderLauren Ayers, until recently co-leader of the Sonoma County chapter of the Weston A. Price Foundation, wrote this delicious response to the recent NPR blog post Why Some States Want to Legalize Raw Milk Sales. . . . → Read More

Minnesota Aims to Fine Family $500 Per Day for Feeding Their Community

Minnesota Aims to Fine Berglund Farm Family $500 Per Day for Feeding Their Community

Click here to help the Berglunds fight this assault on their (and your) property rights. A $5 donation goes a very long way to help pay their legal and other expenses during this long battle! Thank you.

If the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) gets its way, . . . → Read More

What is the Vaccine Debate Really About?

Mandatory Vaccines: What the Debate is Really About

Jamie Kaiver on Mandatory Vaccines

by Jamie Kaiver

Jamie is a homeschooling mother of one, whose passion for learning began with healthful living and led to the dedication in quest of individual rights and liberty. She is also a good friend. She wrote this on her Facebook wall and we asked to share it here. Her passion for liberty is delicious! Look . . . → Read More

Sandford 1925 to 2010

Sandford Birdsey, Key West 1925-2010Today is Sandford’s birthday. She would have been 90. She died waaaay too young, if you ask me.

She has been on my mind lately, more than usual. I can feel her presence intensely, like she is right here! Her daughter and I were on the phone just now. She told me she talks to her mom all the time. I said, “Me, too.” Neither of us were surprised at that.

It was always good to talk to Sandford.

8 September 2010 – . . . → Read More

Quick Delicious Primal Gluten-Grain-FREE Pancakes with a SURPRISE Ingredient!

Quick Delicious Primal Gluten-Grain-FREE PancakesOMG, these primal gluten-grain-free pancakes are GOOD and quick and easy. So easy, I can make ‘em!

I am what you would call a “non-cook.” If it weren’t for my husband, we’d live on boiled pasta with butter and salt. Seriously.

And substantial? Whoa, very! In fact, so filling for breakfast we have leftovers for lunch — I had one rolled up with a slice of ham and brie the other day.

So let’s get to it — oh, the surprise ingredient? . . . → Read More

Vaccination Wiki: All the Reasons We Don’t Vaccinate

Why we don't vaccinate -- the evidence is overwhelming that it's a bad idea.“Those who are unaware are unaware of being unaware”. – Merrill Jenkins, economist and author

Debating vaccination on social sites takes so much time. Mostly because I have to repeat my reasoning for why we don’t vaccinate every time the topic comes up. I have to . . . → Read More