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gene-baur's picture
Aug.13.2009
We're in the middle of summer here in the Finger Lakes region of rural New York, amidst bustling farmer's markets and peaceful "pick your own" orchards and fields, which exemplify Earth's bounty and the simple beauty of eating plants instead of animals. In the evening fireflies trail...
linda-jo-hunter's picture
Jun.24.2009
I was still half asleep when Mike gave me a bowl of steaming oatmeal.  Yummm he makes the best breakfast. I happily spooned up what looked like a big red, juicy strawberry and popped it into my mouth. But even in my semi-awake state I knew something was wrong.  I picked up the next strawberry piece...