Archive for November, 2012

The Magic of Nature

November 30th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on The Magic of Nature

Stunning time-lapse photography, accompanied by powerful words from Benedictine monk Brother David Steindl-Rast, serves as a meditation on being grateful.

Why I Like Black Friday

November 28th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Why I Like Black Friday

Why don’t we treat each other as citizens the way we treat each other when we’re in costume as retailers?

Thanksgiving – More Than Just Giving Thanks

November 14th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Thanksgiving – More Than Just Giving Thanks

Before your big meal, take a quiet moment, allow yourself to truly be part of the collective community that we call “our country”.

The Junk Food Alternative is More Junk Food

November 9th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on The Junk Food Alternative is More Junk Food

I’m encouraging people to realize that just because it’s an organic or natural product does not necessarily mean that every bite is healthy.

Big Voting Day in California

November 6th, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Big Voting Day in California

Proposition 37 on this year’s ballot asks Californians to decide if manufacturers should be required to label foods made with genetically engineered ingredients

Thoughts on Climate Change

November 2nd, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Thoughts on Climate Change

Some very powerful quotes on climate change.

Cerro Azul Organic Fair Trade Bananas

November 1st, 2012 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Cerro Azul Organic Fair Trade Bananas

Fair Trade certification is a model of international trade that benefits over one million farmers and farm workers in 58 developing countries.