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The readers who’ve won a copy of Pursuing Justice are Erin, Ellen, Heather M., Cara Ellison Halbirt, Elizabeth, Jolene in Michigan, Kira, Rachel Silves, the Iowa Expat, and Tina. Congrats to the ten of you! Look for an email and get back to us as soon as you can.

And if you’re not one of these ten, I highly encourage you to order your copy. Pursuing Justice is a must-read.

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Tsh Oxenreider

Tsh is the founder of this blog and just finished traveling around the world with her husband and 3 kids. Her latest book is Notes From a Blue Bike, and believes a passport is one of the world's greatest textbooks.

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  1. I don’t comment on the blogs I read nor do I take the time to read 14 pages reports but for some reason, I read the report on june food. I am sick to my stomach because I give my little grandson Lunchable. I would say he is addicted, they’re hus favorite thing to eat. And honestly, I guess I like taking the easy way out with lunch. I hate this because I love him too much to be a part of this affront. I eat way too much junk food and I want better for him. I will do better for him because I want a long and healthy life for him. I think this is a life change for me. I just wanted you to know.

    • Well that’s pretty cool, Donna, and thanks for letting me know! If you want a little guidance, you might want to try a Whole30—you can read more about it at Whole9. I’m in the middle of one right now, and it’s been so helpful!

  2. Rachel Silves says:

    Hi Tsh,

    It would be an understatement to say that I am so excited to be one of the winners of the giveway for the book Pursuing Justice!! Thank you so much. I can’t wait to read the book.

  3. thanks for posting the 14 page report on addictive food, that was a fascinating read. Not surprising either, but it is upsetting that food manufacturers are treating humans like expendable resources. They don’t care what their product does to our health so long as we keep consuming it and putting more money in their pocket.
    The past year my household has cut way back on processed food consumption and articles like this only reinforce it as the only real option.
    Eat real food!

  4. I sent my sister the link to the post on “financial stewardship is overated” because I thought it was so good. Unlike myself, my sister is frugal and quite the savvy shopper. She made a good point when she said:
    “Interesting…I can see what she’s saying BUT the same token, as awful as it is, those “slaves” are being paid. I’m sure it’s not much but it’s their job…if people stop buying their clothes than they don’t get money. I guess it’s a lose lose?”
    Tsh, if you have the time to weigh in on that’d I’d love to hear.

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