Buying Organic Foods: Is it Worth It?


Deciding whether or not to splurge on the cost of buying organic foods can be a confusing decision and if so, what should you buy organic? Well, there are now many studies that are confirming exactly what natural health practitioners have been so incensed about, which is the effect of pesticides being used in traditional […]

Get Springy With Light, Organic, Healthy Salads!


Today as the beautiful spring weather continues, let’s feed your Goddess (YOU!) with light, fresh, nutritious ingredients from your local garden or market. As spring and summer come quickly, this is the best time to help yourself to fresh, organic, and healthy fruits and veggies. It is very important to take care of yourself and […]

Our Day At The Haven Garden


I used to love clothes shopping as the ultimate escape: fun, exciting, despite a quickly-fading rush as I selected shirts, shoes, dresses and jeans as if I were reinventing myself with each purchase. But recently, I realized that more than quick-high (and eventual drop) I get from a shopping spree, I would far rather immerse myself […]

Abundant Harvest! Haven Garden Project: Mid June Perspectives


June 17th, 2010. The Main Garden. Early crops in the foreground, summer crops in the background. It’s 7:30 AM Monday morning. The HAVEN Kitchen is humming with the gentle gurgle of the coffee pot, the chatter of women as they fill morning bottles for their little ones, and the whirl of the salad spinner as […]