Ka takes a leap at Nayaca Waterfall

by Administrator November 30, 2010 | 10:51AM

On the Raw Transformation Retreat, Ka Sundance jumps off Nayaca Waterfall and the group swims in the most refreshing, revitalizing water ever!

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Stocking up on Produce for a Raw Retreat

by Administrator November 29, 2010 | 9:32PM

We are preparing for the Raw Transformation Retreat, which will require loads of fresh organic produce.  Guest Chefs Chris Kendall and Melanie Lotus shop at the local farmers market.  We shop for Sapotes, water apples, bananas, coconuts and more, all in enormous quantities.  



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Holiday Feasts with Chef Diondra

by Administrator November 26, 2010 | 9:50PM

As we sit down to our Thanksgiving meal, we look forward to upcoming holiday meals with Chef Dr. Diondra.  Diondra arrives in December and will guest Chef at Farm of Life for the Holidays and New Years.  Diondra treated us to samples of her food preparation in October and we were blown away.  Her raw chocolate torte is the best I've ever experienced, and I'm a pro with chocolate!  Guests at Farm of Life in December and January will get to enjoy Diondra's culinary talents!  Don't miss out - make your reservations for the holidays soon.



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50-lbs in 90-days

by Administrator November 24, 2010 | 3:36PM

Tom King achieved his health goals during his 90-day personal health retreat at Farm of Life.  He lost 50-pounds and experienced improvements in his hearing, eyesight, joint pain and more.  In this interview, Tom describes his health practices, including juicing, a water fast, and following the Gerson Protocol, and his experiences at Farm of Life.  Great job Tom - we are proud of you!


Aftermath of Tropical Storm Tomas

by Administrator November 24, 2010 | 3:04PM

Tomas hit us with 100 inches of water in 5 days - double the monthly average for November in the first 5 days of the month.  The country suffered numerous landslides, road and bridge damage and houses condemned.  Jody speaks about the aftermath and the experience in their village of San Salvador.



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Water Fasting

by Administrator November 24, 2010 | 2:15PM

Brian and Jody Calvi recently completed a 7-day water fast.  Learn about the benefits of water fasting, their experiences and insight.

Brian discusses the benefit of using Prana from air, water, sun and earth during his water fast.

Jody discusses how a fast works and ways to support the body with detoxing and cleansing.


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Raw Transformation Retreat November 27 - December 5, 2010

by Administrator November 16, 2010 | 5:58PM

The Raw Transformation Retreat is Coming Soon!  Space is still available for you to Join Ka Sundance at Farm of Life.  

We feel blessed that Ka Sundance, father of The Raw Food Family, has chosen Farm of Life for his special retreat.  

Ka's aim is to create a retreat that will change your life on a profound level.  And, he presents this to you for a very low price, so that everyone can join in, including families.  

This All-Inclusive Retreat will treat you to waterfalls, beaches, ziplines, farm tours, raw gourmet meals, 8-nights accommodations, Yoga and empowering education.



The Union of Chocolate and Yoga

by Administrator November 16, 2010 | 4:19PM
Meet Susan Reynolds and Steve Montgomery of Edinburgh Scotland. They speak of their 3-week visit at Farm of Life, the Red Sugar Cafe, being a Chocolatier, the union of love, chocolate and yoga and plans for a Chocolate Yoga retreat in Costa Rica in 2011.

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Tropical Storm Tomas Soaks Us and Wrecks the Roads

by Administrator November 16, 2010 | 12:36PM

5 straight days of incessant rain from Tropical Storm Tomas.  The South Pacific region of Costa Rica received 3x's the monthly average (November's average) of rain in the first 5 days of the month.  We estimated about 60-100 inches of rain in 5 days.

Costa Rica is in a National Emergency. The land is completely saturated.  Entire hillsides slide away because the earth could hold no more water.  The coast is flooding and coastal roads are underwater.  

We made this video of the farm, nearby roads and water drainage through the storm.  Drainage on the farm was exceptional and the farm itself fared marvelously.  All structures remain dry, roofs did not leak, hills did not slide, electric and Internet remained in-tack, while nearby roads are wrecked.


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It's All About Food Radio Show Interview

by Administrator November 16, 2010 | 12:20PM

Listen online to our recorded interview on the Progressive Radio Network.  We were interviewed by Caryn Hartglass for her It's All About Food segment in October.  

We really enjoyed the experience - attending the Gary Null studio in NYC, sitting around a table with gigantic microphones in front of us and being guided through the interview by the talented Caryn Hartglass.  During the interview, we tell our stories of healing fibromyalgia and arthritis with raw foods and a healthy lifestyle.

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