Carin Reinhardt interview

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Carin Reinhardt of the Wild Organic Way Cafe in Guelph, Ontario, shares her experiences of the health benefits in eating raw, organic, unprocessed food for her, her husband, the children they've cared for and their many satisfied customers. Good nutrition beats pharmaceuticals in building healthy bodies, leaving one to wonder about government policies that created a generation of drugged out zombies.

This interview was conducted in April, 2006 following the Healthy Mind Body Planet tour event in Guelph, Ontario. Follow below in the show notes for the questions, and find the links to the nearly threee dozen other audio and video podcasts from the 2006 Healthy Mind Body Planet Tour.

This episode was produced in Craik, Saskatchewan with technical support from the Craik branch of the Palliser Regional Library, by Kelly Reinhardt of (using mostly solar generated electricity). Additional support provided by International Funk, Avatar Productions and Angela Bischoff of Greenspiration!.

(0:00 0:58) - intro

(0:59 -  1:05) Carin, tell me about raw food and your cafe.

(1:06 - 1:47) ...(we) decided to make a living by helping people get nourished.

(1:48 - 1:52) Nutrition and children - how did you wrap those two together?

(1:53 - 6:20) I only had healthy food in my home... all the children I had (they became healthier), their grades excelled... this lead me into studying nutrition (and) selling natural products.... working with children was a blessing.

(6:21 - 8:24)... what happens to kids on drugs is they get stoned, they get numb, and they lose sight of reality.

(8:25 - 12:24) ... my first step in healing a child would be to put them on an excellent diet of organic foods, as raw as you can. ... raw foods have a life force to them.

(12:25 - 13:54) ... we live in a society that people think we just have to follow the masses... if you want to be like everyone else just keep on doing what everyone else is doing.

(13:55 - 14:04) How have you found a whole raw food diet for your own mental, physical and spiritual health?

(14:05 - 15:42) ... you can not manifest anything better than what the creator has given us...

(15:43 - 17:07) one of the weaknesses we have is this sheep syndrome... I'm pleased to know there are people who care and they are standing up for our rights.

(17:08 - 18:01) extro


listen to our other audio podcasts from the Healthy Mind Body Planet Tour:

Matt Soltys interview

Guelph in Conversation

Windsor: Women in Conversation

Don Weitz interview

Dr. Joel Lexchin interview

Kimbercote conversations

Kingston conversations

Alan Cassels, co-author of 'Selling Sickness'

Critical Dialogue with Ghislaine Lanctôt

Montreal: Hometown Conversation

Raeanne's story, Saskatoon

Critical Dialogue with Dr. Dean Fergusson

Halifax Points of View

Friends of Tooker, Halifax

Critical Dialogue with Dr. Michele Brill-Edwards

Fredericton 2: up close in the Underground

Fredericton: Stories from the Underground

Critical Dialogue with Dr. David Zitner

WARNING: There may be drugs in your food.

Elsipogtog 2

Elsipogtog Speaks Out

Launching the Healthy Mind Body Planet Tour

 Video Podcasts:

Dr. Abram Hoffer interview
From his office at the Orthomolecular Vitamin Information Centre Dr Hoffer explains how ortholecular medicine began, it's successes and the opposition to it from the medical establishment.

On the Farm with Percy Schmeiser
Percy highlights potential dangers of eating GMO's (genetically modified organisms)

Train from Jasper: 99.9% Pure eye-candy. The HMBP Tour travels through the majestic Canadian Rocky Mountains. HMBP Series / Episode 9

Communal Health: Can we de-toxify our society?
HMBP Series / Episode 8

Corporate Control: Why modern medicine is killing us?
HMBP Series / Episode 7: During the Healthy Mind, Body, Planet multi-media tour, boilingfrog presented two video Modules, “Corporate Control” and “Communal Health”. These modules used excerpts from a variety of audio, visual and printed mediums. Many of these excerpts represent fabulous pieces of work that should be experienced in their entirety and are listed below. Other excerpts that are not identified below have been taken from tv news and corporate messages. These divergent media sources have been woven together to reflect our awakenings. Albeit overwhelming at times, we’ve tried to be fast-passed and entertaining, to expose the dilemma of the conscious mind, close your eyes and stay happy or dig deep, take action and avoid burnout.

Alternative Exposures: Montreal, Killaloe, Ottawa
HMBP Series / Episode 6: While on the HMBP Tour, Angela, Kelly and Bridget make their way to Montreal, Ottawa, and Killaloe where professionals and citizens speak out about health issues. See how whistle blower Dr. Michele Brill-Edwards fights for better health care. Hear the story of healer Gastone Naessens and how citizens are teaching themselves to be healthy.

 Playing with Democracy (remix)
HMBP Series / Episode 5: A short remix of the hit video, 'Playing with Democracy' from the 2000 Toronto Mayoral campaign. See why Tooker Gomberg was the best candidate, and learn about some issues that affect everyone, everywhere.

Air Solution (remix)

HMBP Series / Episode 4: A short remix of the 1991 video that Tooker Gomberg produced to highlight the growing concern about environmental degradation, and his favourite solution - the bicycle.

'Halifax Abridged'

HMBP Series / Episode 3: In Halifax, the Healthy Mind Body Planet Tour spends time on the bridge where Tooker breathed his last, and visit with the Justice Ministers staff and the Chief Medical Examiner calling for an inquiry into his death.

'ALL ABOARD! the HMBP Tour departs here'

HMBP Series / Episode 2: On April 1, 2006 the Healthy Mind Body Planet Tour begins at Union (yoga) Station in Toronto, Canada. By train and car we aim for Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Trailer - Healthy Mind Body Planet

HMBP Series / Episode 1: Introducing boilingfrog’s presentation on the Healthy Mind Body Planet Tour, April 3 - June 20, 2006. What have drug companies accomplished? Why are alternatives inaccessible?

Support the HMBP tour documentary 'Off The Rails'.

Send us $25 towards the doc and we'll send you the Limited Edition HMBP Presentation DVD, jam packed with information and complete with live presentations and videos that toured Canada coast to coast in the spring of 2006.

other Extras on the Limited Edition DVD include:

- Depression Expression tabloid (20 page colour pdf document)
- Treatment for documentary ‘Off The Rails’ (text summary)
- 12 Audio files including interviews with Dr. Michele
Brill-Edwards, Dean Fergussen, Dr. David Zitner, gripping testimonials, and two songs – Le Monde a
Bicyclette and Now is Well.
- 6 Videos including interviews with Dr. Abram Hoffer, Percy
Schmeiser, breathtaking scenery, and three HMBP tour shorts.
(Note: many of the extras on the DVD are also available here. see links above)

cheque or money order payable to:

Greenspiration (HMBP)
92 Manor Drive
Edmonton, AB. Canada
T8A 2J1

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