Why Eat Raw?

I hear this question a lot in my health coaching practice, and there are several answers, most having to do with the benefits that people experience when they greatly increase the amount of Raw Foods in their diets. I see it all the time – the reversal of all manner of unwanted conditions, such as… Read more

The “Raw Foods” Lifestyle? What’s That?

I ran across this article that I wrote in 2012, and can’t believe that I never posted it as a blog, but I don’t think I did.  It’s a little of my own story, and offer it to you now in a small effort to get more acquainted.  We all have a story of how… Read more

Ann Wigmore (1908-1994): Her Life and Legacy

 The mother of the modern Raw Food Movement is Ann Wigmore, although many of us raw foodists, including myself, know little about her. The raw food story in modern times begins with her story, when she was born in Lithuania in 1908.   She moved to Massachusetts as a teenager, eventually married and lived a simple… Read more

The Wonders of Wheat Grass

Sometimes, people ask me if I drink wheat grass juice.  I do.  Sometimes, people ask me if I grow wheat grass.  I do not.  Sometimes, people ask me if I juice wheat grass.  I do not. So here’s my deal.  I am compelled by the arguments for drinking wheatgrass, phenomenal as it seems to be. … Read more