Woodford Files

Woodford Files – October 2010

October 1, 2010

Aaah, autumn. I just love it. From leaves crunching underfoot to market shelves groaning under the weight of local produce, this is my favourite time...

Woodford Files – September 2010

September 1, 2010

Whew, after the sweatiest summer on record, everybody is back to school and back to work. Actually we’ve already been at work for a month,...

Woodford Files – July/August 2010

July 1, 2010

Wow! With a record total of 47 entries in Vitality’s Guide to Organics 2010, this has got to be our yummiest issue of the year....

Woodford Files – June 2010

June 1, 2010

I don’t think any of us started out as activists; it just became inevitable in the course of pursuing our passion for human and environmental...

Woodford Files – May 2010

May 1, 2010

Premier Dalton McGuinty’s recently proposed drug reforms have certainly drawn a firestorm of opposition from pharmacies, and have renewed the debate on how best to...

Woodford Files – April 2010

April 1, 2010

The winds of spring are blowing through Vitality this month, bringing fresh ideas to make your season sing and dance. In “A Taste of Wild...

Woodford Files – March 2010

March 1, 2010

Some say March is the cruelest month. It’s still freezing out, we’re tired of winter, and spring is still a ways off. So to stoke...

Woodford Files – February 2010

February 1, 2010

Wow, here we are already a month into 2010, with Chinese New Year just around the corner. Astrologer Neil Somerville predicts that the Year of...

Woodford Files – December 2009 / January 2010

December 1, 2009

At this point in the year, wild horses couldn’t keep me away from the rest and relaxation coming up in the next couple weeks. Because...

Woodford Files – November 2009

November 1, 2009

I don’t think I’ve ever seen so much controversy in regards to influenza vaccination as what we’re witnessing now. This is good – controversy makes...

Woodford Files – September 2009

September 1, 2009

Wow, I’m turning 52 this year and never felt better. Unhindered by the chronic diseases typical of women my age, I’m free to enjoy a...

Woodford Files – July 2009

July 1, 2009

Wow, there’s so much going on in the world of natural health and green living that it’s hard to keep track of it all. But...

Woodford Files – June 2009

June 1, 2009

Well, the table is set for a season of luscious local cuisine and thirst quenching herbal beverages. Shown on our cover this month is my...

Woodford Files – May 2009

May 1, 2009

Well, after sending this issue off to press I had to sit back and chuckle because one thing you can never call Vitality Magazine is...

Woodford Files – April 2009

April 1, 2009

Ready or not, here comes spring! Everywhere you look, nature’s wild strength is emerging – flowing in fast rivers, busting out in flower buds, thrusting...

Woodford Files – March 2009

March 1, 2009

There’s considerable interest these days in how to wring the most value from our household budgets. At the very least, we’re re-evaluating our priorities in...