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Being the Change Bringing Saffron to Vermont

Arash Ghalehgolabbehbahani, UVM post-doctoral research associate, shares his experience with growing saffron in Vermont. Arash covers saffron's lifecycle, regions that grow saffron, the . . .

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Title Episode Number Original Airdate
Working Artists

Interviewed Jude Domski, theater director, filmmaker, and photographer. We talked about changes in art forms, directing, storytelling with photography and video, gentrification, and affordable livable cities. 

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media...Watch now »

78 Monday, June 19, 2017
How to Live, What to Do

Interview with Andy Simon—about his life's work as an Earth activist, poet, and now grandfather. Andy talked about his social, political, and environmental activism, his gardening and permaculture work, living in small houses, and caring for the earth and one another.

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077 Monday, June 5, 2017
Health and Vitality

Rebecca Padnos, a Burlington area licensed acupuncturist shared about her work, the mystery and magic of acupuncture, her love of gardening and farmer's markets, and her community involvement.  Taking time to care for yourself, the benefits of whole foods, and growing up in Shelburne were also...Watch now »

076 Monday, May 22, 2017
Living Locally

BTC Guest Jason Van Driesche shared his experience as a biking and walking advocate with Local Motion.  We also discussed design for safer streets, for pedestrians, bikers, and car drivers. We also talked about Urban permaculture and gardening, and land conservation in Vermont.

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075 Monday, May 8, 2017
Being Authentic

Martha Dallas, currently leading religious education at the Burlington Unitarian Universalist Society, talked about her role there, and her previous work with youth in both secular and religious education. Themes touched on include finding meaning in spiritual matters, the importance of using...Watch now »

074 Monday, April 24, 2017
Finding the Funny Side of Finances

Guest Colin Ryan talks about his career as a comedic financial speaker, helping young people move forward with choices and strategies to meet their goals. Talked about self-care and kind self-talk in the quest to remain positive and pursue meaningful work.

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073 Monday, April 10, 2017
Being Present to All That Is

Sharon Michener shared her insights as a therapist, helping clients fully experience their feelings, memories, and emotional responses; and her methods for helping people reach a place of more balance. We also discussed the importance of immersion in nature for healing.

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072 Monday, October 17, 2016
Self Transformation

Guest Jen Canfield talked about Call and Response chanting and the work she's doing to bring it to various communities. Also discussed were benefits of chanting, meditation, and community celebration. Jen is also a biker and world traveler, and talked about some of her experiences in those areas...Watch now »

071 Monday, October 3, 2016
Journeying Through Life

Talked with Marnie Macdonald—Montreal-based teacher, traveler, improviser, and all-around wild woman. We touched on meditation, clowning, authentic movement, solo traveling, among many other topics.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM)....Watch now »

070 Monday, June 20, 2016
The Pit of Possibilities

Charley McClintock talked about social ecology, local agriculture, sustainable practices, backyard landscapes, energy from compost, driftwood art, and vertical gardening.

Produced with facilities provided by Vermont Community Access Media (VCAM).Watch now »

069 Monday, May 23, 2016
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