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Food for thought

As he crosses the corner a first ray of sunlight touches his face. "Glad to see a little bit of summer again" Keith mumbles to himself. Times have changed since the discovery. “I can’t believe how far we’ve turned our back towards nature”. In several minutes he will be there, at the place where it all started.



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Posted on March 25, 2010 at 10:00pm

An unbalanced world

Thinking and writing about a food crisis which is happening locally makes me gloomy. Where some have far too little food and water others have plenty (e.g. too much). We in our western world are even consuming so much that it is now causing major health problems like heart failure, obesitas, diabetes, etc.



One person who tried to tackle the problem at its core is Jamie Oliver. I know he is more or less a celebrity and therefore has the means and resources but the spirit and energy he… Continue

Posted on March 23, 2010 at 10:19pm — 2 Comments

Simple questions enabling us to review the world

There are several people I really admire, but after seeing this very short clip today I decided this is one person I would like to share with you guys. Please view it and be inspired to view the world differently.

Derek Sivers: Weird or just Different?


If we can understand each other in such simple issues we should be able to understand each other over more complex matters with some effort!

Posted on March 22, 2010 at 11:03pm

Living the Dream

In 2020 I will be a great international change manager, with a lot of experience in several industries. For my job I will be traveling around the globe helping people sustain their businesses. Because of this I will be a world citizen, who knows the world, is able to work with cultural diversity with respects to all on this globe.



When a food crises hits Tokyo I will be aiding in setting up a program helping those in need and collect multiple perspectives on the crises, through all the… Continue

Posted on March 22, 2010 at 10:04pm — 2 Comments

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Sophie C. commented on Asger Jon Vistisen's blog post Stinging Nettle
"I love that you've brought this to attention. An extensive database of uncommon but resistant and hardy plants/foods could be developed and organized by climate. Ease of growth and processing should also be taken in to account. I will try to…"
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Fourth of July on the Lake

This past weekend was the annual celebration at the lake house in Connecticut. It is amazing that the lake is still so clear and beautiful after all these years. The watershed association has done a wonderful job protecting these waters from the damaging effects of development.The wood grill was finally ready to cook on, so we didn't miss the propane tank fueled grill anymore. The food actually tasted fresher than in the past and was easy to keep fueled.Dad was very proud of the solar hybrid…See More
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Stinging Nettle

In this blog post I will focus on a plant that is abundant in our nature, and which is immensely nutritious. It's of course the Stinging Nettle. Let's start with the chemical constituents of this plant:37 % Non-Nitrogen-Extracts19 - 29 % Ash9 - 21 % Fiber4 % Fat22 % ProteinOnce the leaves are drid, their protein content can reach an astounding 40 %, which is much higher than beef, which even under the best of circ***tances can never exceed 31 % protein. In addition the Stinging Nettle consists…See More
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It is 7'oclock, I was late home from work due to an assignment that i wanted to get ahead on. By the time I get home I am feeling extremley tired and I cannot be bothered to make a proper meal. I walk to the fridge and open it to see what there is for me to eat. All of the out of date foodstuffs have been automaticaly thrown away by the fridge, they will be recycled tomorrow as animal feed or something. I see i have organic local eggs and some local cheese. Foods are vacc** sealded for easy…See More
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FutureToday is 2020/1/1. It is just like yesterday. The war is still continuing. It has started since 2010. In 2010, that year was a horrible year. Almost every energy ran out. Every country’s governments were crushed down at the same time. There were riots everywhere. All of the big company’s bosses were killed xdeadx in the riots. Troops fought each other everywhere. Food was bought up xawayx at once. There were no more food supplies in any shops. The economy was all crushed down. All the…See More
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