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Thanksgiving Agriculture

This Thanksgiving, many in the United States gather for a shared meal of traditional foods. Although regional variations exist, typical foods include turkey, gravy, stuffing, sweet potatoes, pecans, green beans, and cranberries. Perhaps more interesting than the menu itself is North America’s history of traditional foods, and the agricultural practices that keep us fed, up…

Act on Your Gratitude

This week we are reminded to express gratitude for the abundance of friends, family, and food we may take for granted. Last week we discussed the benefits of mindfulness in green spaces and the personal outcomes that experience provides. What about the role urban green spaces play in bringing your friends and family together? Providing places…

"In the midst of pain, anger and frustration, this is an oasis of calm and beauty."

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