‘Viva Vermont’

My Experience Returning to Green Mountain at Fox Run

By Beth Turchi

I’m writing this on Friday of my first return week to Green Mountain. My initial visit was also just a week, the same week in fact, last year. I wish I could have come back for a longer refresher but my high-maintenance husband can’t survive without me for any longer than a week.  (Well, he can but won’t. That’s a […] Read more »


A Mindful Eating Exercise to Connect With Mother Earth

By June Lupiani, RDN, CSSD

Happy Earth Day! Today is the day that we celebrate and honor our provider Mother Earth. I often find myself dreaming up big ideas on how I will show my fondness and give my due respect on this day, only to recognize the next morning that…alas! I’d fallen short on my commitment to plant a tree or convert that old […] Read more »

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7 Ways to Stay Fit This Fall

By Marsha Hudnall MS, RDN, CD

Fall is in the air. The colors are starting their annual change to the multicolored hues that descend Okemo Mountain, the ski area we look out on from our perch on the opposite mountain. It’s a glorious sight each year. Family Fitness Then there’s apple picking, pumpkin patches to visit, and cornstalks to gather to decorate the front steps, and mums […] Read more »


Lemon Chive Chicken Salad Recipe

By Robyn Priebe

CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) Cooking As the weather turns warmer, the promise of CSAs are in the air.  Community supported agriculture  is such a brilliant concept but I have yet to support any local farms by joining a CSA since I garden so much myself. However, this year I noticed that a local farm I love is offering a poultry CSA […] Read more »


Physical Fitness: Working Around Pitfalls

By Robyn Priebe

How Do You Rate? When it comes to physical fitness, it’s very much a use it or lose it situation.  A lot of us are losing it. CDC Infographic:  Physically Inactive Adults Take a look at this map from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, plotting Physically Inactive Adults for the year 2008. This was six years ago, so […] Read more »

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