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Get the best out of your Natural Hairstyle:Two Str...

Blog: Coily By Nature   -   Thursday July 24, 2014   -  

Get the best out of your Natural Hairstyle:Two Strand Twist Hair Tutorial & Maintenance Tips Two Strand Twist Hair Tutorial & Maintenance Tips The Two strand twist hair style is such a versatile natural hairdo that can be done on long or short...

• Fish to Schools seafood recipe contest seeks kid...

Blog: Sitka Local Foods Network   -   Wednesday July 23, 2014   -  

Do you have a favorite kid-friendly and healthy fish entree recipe that uses local seafood? The program wants you to enter your dish in its recipe contest at the . Do you have a favorite kid-friendly and healthy fish entree recipe that uses local seafood?...

• State of Alaska updates safe seafood consumption...

Blog: Sitka Local Foods Network   -   Wednesday July 23, 2014   -  

Eat all the salmon you want, but limit your amount of salmon shark, the Alaska Section of Epidemiology (part of the Division of Public Health ) said when it recently updated its safe seafood consumption guidelines . The Section of Epidemiology, in...

• Sarah Lewis to provide free pressure canner gaug...

Blog: Sitka Local Foods Network   -   Wednesday July 23, 2014   -  

This is a great time of the year to be in Sitka. The fish are running, gardens are starting to produce, and berries are ripe for the picking. Many Sitka residents have pressure canners to preserve their harvest, and this weekend Sarah Lewis of the Juneau...

The Face of Hunger in America - July 2014 - Food I...

Blog: Edible Herbs, Flowers & Other Edibles - Grow Your Own Dinner!   -   Tuesday July 22, 2014   -  

Dear Folks, This may be one of the most important posts I have ever put together.  Please read and share.  You don't have to live in a run-down neighborhood to be hungry, nor do you have to be unemployed.  You can be on social security, working...

• Wilcox family of Sitka completes cross-country r...

Blog: Sitka Local Foods Network   -   Monday July 21, 2014   -  

After nearly 3,000 miles and six months of running, the Wilcox family from Sitka reached its finish line Saturday, July 19, in Ocean City, N.J., to complete its cross-country run across the country to raise awareness about genetically modified organisms (GMOs)...

• Scenes from the second Sitka Farmers Market of t...

Blog: Sitka Local Foods Network   -   Monday July 21, 2014   -  

Sitka Farmers Market Co-Managers Debe Brincefield, left, and Ellexis Howey, third from left, present the Table Of The Day Award to Allison Sayer of Hearts and Flowers, second from left, while tablemate Kitty Sopo looks on at the second Sitka Farmers Market of...

Fast Hair Growth and Natural Hair Care Tips: Use A...

Blog: Coily By Nature   -   Sunday July 20, 2014   -  

How to Grow Your Hair and Say “Bye Bye” to Short Hairstyles for Black Women Using Ayurveda Hair Care Fast Hair Growth and Natural Hair Care Tips: Use Ayurveda Hair Care to Maximize Hair Growth It seems like everyone (including this natural...

Starting a hair business: Deep Conditioner Recipe ...

Blog: Coily By Nature   -   Sunday July 20, 2014   -  

Starting a hair business: Deep Conditioner Recipe With Ayurvedic Herbs Starting a hair business is surely a good idea in the current days.  Right now there are a lot of larger companies that are becoming smaller because the hair business is changing in so...

Sodium Hydroxide (Lye) in Hair Products, Alarmed?:...

Blog: Coily By Nature   -   Sunday July 20, 2014   -  

Sodium Hydroxide (Lye) in Hair Products, Should You Be Alarmed?:Update 2014 As natural hair women many of us want nothing to do with lye which is scientifically known as, sodium hydroxide. As more of us start reading product labels and becoming more aware...

• Sitka Local Foods Network, other groups make fre...

Blog: Sitka Local Foods Network   -   Friday July 18, 2014   -  

Free dirt is now available to the people of Sitka for their gardening needs. On a trial basis, your Sitka Local Foods Network (SLFN) worked with and formalized an agreement with the City and Borough of Sitka , Sitka School District , and the Blatchley...

Start a Natural Hair/Product Business:Make Your Ow...

Blog: Coily By Nature   -   Friday July 18, 2014   -  

Start a Natural Hair/Product Business:Make Your Own Hair Conditioner! I didn’t know making your own homemade leave-in conditioner was so easy! Making a leave-in conditioner follows the same process as making a body lotion. You can make your very own...

• It’s time to … learn how to amend your soil and ...

Blog: Sitka Local Foods Network   -   Thursday July 17, 2014   -  

Your Sitka Local Foods Network reminds Sitkans that now is a great time to think about scaling up vegetable garden production with local soil amendments. Large scale production in your garden takes some forethought and requires good, productive, healthy soil....

• Tickets available for fifth annual Sitka Seafood...

Blog: Sitka Local Foods Network   -   Monday July 14, 2014   -  

The fifth annual Sitka Seafood Festival is finalizing its schedule for July 31-Aug. 2 at various locations around Sitka, but tickets have gone on sale for its three main events — the VIP cocktail hour on Friday night, the five-course banquet on Friday...

• It’s time to … make homemade wine from your extr...

Blog: Sitka Local Foods Network   -   Monday July 14, 2014   -  

Rhubarb is one of the easiest plants to grow in Sitka. So what do you do with all the extra rhubarb, after you’ve already made as many pies and jams and other rhubarb recipes as you can handle? You can make rhubarb wine. Perry Edwards and Michelle...

Farming in Croatia and how it can relate to the Va...

Blog: Edible Herbs, Flowers & Other Edibles - Grow Your Own Dinner!   -   Sunday July 13, 2014   -  

Dear Folks, I wanted to share with you all a blog post by Greg Peterson at Urban Farm in Phoenix. Think of this as a blueprint for how to 'grow' a local food system that benefits you, your family, neighbors and community. While this is not a backyard...

The Genesis of an Ethical Meat 'Movement'?

Blog: Honest Meat   -   Thursday July 10, 2014   -  

Dale Lasater and one of his grassfed Beefmaster cows, Lasater Ranch , Colorado during the Slow Meat ranch tour. Photo courtesy of Kendra Kimbirauskas.   A few weeks back I was invited to attend the Slow Meat event happening in Denver,...

• Samia Savell of USDA Natural Resources Conservat...

Blog: Sitka Local Foods Network   -   Wednesday July 09, 2014   -  

Want to learn how to extend your growing season with high tunnels and find out how Sitka growers can receive help from the USDA to purchase a high tunnel? Samia Savell of the Juneau office of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources...

Ribbon Salad

Blog: Edible Herbs, Flowers & Other Edibles - Grow Your Own Dinner!   -   Wednesday July 09, 2014   -  

Dear Folks, This refreshing salad is just perfect for those hot summer days. Hopefully you have lots of the ingredients growing in your garden :-) RIBBON SALAD Sometimes my recipes come almost fully formed from my imagination because I have been out...


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