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Why, yes, as a matter of fact, it is my business!

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Why, yes, as a matter of fact, it is my business!

So, yes, this is my business. It is my business to use my position and privilege to stand up and speak out when I see abuse of human rights, just as others did for my family during the Holocaust. It is all our business to acknowledge that Canada is still denying Indigenous people their basic human rights, and, in order to even start with reconciliation, we must admit to our history of wrongdoing and commit to changing everything.

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Vocal for Local!

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Vocal for Local!

 This guest post written by my lovely friend and local nutritionist extraordinaire Cordelia McFadyen arrived in my mailbox at the perfect time. I had to get a new phone yesterday, so had spent the better part of my Saturday afternoon in a mega mall, consuming expensive products from the box store chain. By the time I got home, I'd felt that my soul had been sucked right out of me.  I can assure you, whenever I purchase locally made items direct from the creator, my soul feels nourished.  As the popularity of farmers' markets and craft shows rises, I'm...

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About That Pride Flag

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About That Pride Flag
We’re deep into Pride month, and I’ve been hemming and ha-ing for weeks about whether or not it’s appropriate for me to post a rainbow or trans flag on my Singing Bowl Granola social media pages.

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Buy Less, Buy Better

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Buy Less, Buy Better
We are products of our culture, but we are not victims to it. We can choose to step out of mindless consumption and into simplicity. 

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Where Does It Come From? Part 1

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Where Does It Come From? Part 1
I am always researching the ethical and environmental components of my ingredients, aiming to source those which are most aligned with my values.

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