December 2009


Bonsoy Soy Milk Recall

by Leisa on December 28, 2009

There is just something a tad funny about this recall…  I would love to be able to find out a bit more information about it – so I’m doing some digging and will let you know. The official story is that there is a soy milk product on the market Bonsoy which contains Kombu, a
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Christmas Poem

by Leisa on December 26, 2009

This poem came through from a friend and I thought it was just lovely “We have a list of folks we know All written in a book, And every year at Christmas time We go and have a look, And that is when we realize These names are really part, Not of the book they’re
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The Spirituality of Christmas

by Leisa on December 24, 2009

I love Christmas. In my family it was always such a special time of sharing and being together, of giving and recieving and reflecting on everything that is important and that we hold dear.  It was always a magical time, containing uplifiting energy and excitement. Even though I don’t subscribe to any form of organised
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Brittany Murphy

Another Medical Murder?

by Leisa on December 22, 2009  “Today, the world lost a little piece of sunshine': Tributes for Brittany Murphy as coroner rules out drugs death… Large stash of prescription ‘drugs found in house”… What a terribly sad thing it is when someone as young as 32 passes away – and it is even sadder that this may be another death that
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Australia Day Long Weekend Retreat!

by Leisa on December 20, 2009

Australia Day Long Weekend   3 Day Raw Food Rainforest Retreat   Uki, NSW 23rd – 26th January, 2010 Instead of sitting at home sweltering in the summer heat this Australia Day long weekend, why not join us for a refreshing raw food experience in the lush Uki rainforest of Northern NSW – only 40
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Christmas Membership Offer

by Leisa on December 18, 2009

In my quest to educate people on the health subjects that can make a real difference to the quality of their lives, in simple and understandable language – I have a Membership Club where I produce a Membership Magazine, Audio Interviews and special offers from time to time. Over the last 12 months the Membership
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The Vegan Cowboy Follow Up

by Leisa on December 16, 2009

As a follow up to the post A Cowboy Goes Vegan, here is the follow up 28 days later. What a great difference a month makes!  Now if we could only get him into raw food…. Leisa


Kidnapping of Herbal Medicine Proponent

by Leisa on December 14, 2009

Natural News: “The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today stands accused of taking part in the kidnapping and illegal extradition of a permanent resident of Ecuador, in violation of both international law and Ecuadorian law. Greg Caton, owner and operator of Alpha Omega Labs (, an herbal products company that sells anti-cancer herbal remedies made
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Chef Matthew Samuelson

Aussie Raw Food Events!

by Leisa on December 12, 2009

COMING IN FEBRUARY 2010 – MATTHEW SAMUELSON’S VISIT TO AUSTRALIA February is going to be a raw food extravaganza as we have not only David Wolfe and Bruce Horowitz touring the Aussie continent but you can also be a part of the sensational dining experiences and raw food intensive’s as provided by Raw Gourmet Chef
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Food is Food – Not a Personality Trait!

by Leisa on December 10, 2009

I love eating raw food, I love educating people about increasing the amount of raw foods in their diet and I love doing raw retreats and detoxing with a bunch of great people! What I don’t love is the aspect of raw foodism where people turn their diets into an almost religious fervour of righteousness
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