Author Archives: Lauressa

About Lauressa

Marketer and Public Relations Specialist, Copywriter, Journalist, Organic Foods Specialist, Local Foods Activist, Transition Movement Supporter, Social Media & Blogging Investigator, Yogini, Animal Lover, Outdoors Enthusiast

Food blog forum conference takes the cake

“I’m just curious,” whispers the smiling woman I’ve just sat down next to. “What are you writing?” “Oh, I’m just a note-taker. That’s what I do” I reply. Within one minute of sliding into the back of the Room 111 … Continue reading

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Cosmic connection: the feeling you cannot get from a computer

This week, more cosmic clues in the search balance between real and virtual life in the form of real-life reminders. Moving the body–especially outdoors–brings you to life. I took my dog on a long walk to my community garden the … Continue reading

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Our food supply, food allergies and politics: putting it altogether

This is a must-watch for anyone wanting to know the truth about our food supply! And this is why I buy only organic, buy my dog food from Canada (I still don’t trust even organic meat from this country because … Continue reading

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Another green tech discovery

If you’re a fan of videos and podcasts, you might want to check out “Green Tech Today,” which describes itself as “the essential show for the eco-minded geek.” Brought to you by the TWiT network and hosted by Sarah Lane … Continue reading

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Using technology to grow sustainability

My last entry’s question has brought some of its own answers into my life-sphere. Resources linking technology with simple living have popped up in the most unexpected places lately. When I volunteered at Homegrown Coop this past Thursday, I checked … Continue reading

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Slow, simple living versus fast technology

And here it is. The real bottom line for those wanting to live a life in harmony and according to the laws of nature. MUST we and HOW CAN we live according to nature and, at the same time, exist … Continue reading

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