Item description for A Year of Healthy Living 2009 Wall Calendar by Ann Lovejoy...
A Year of Healthy Living 2009 wall calendar by Ann Lovejoy is a warm, heartfelt invitation to expand your awareness, improve your meal choices, and enjoy life more every day. Each month features topics that approach food as a nurturing component of life that supports and sustains you. Artful fruit and vegetable photographs are paired with nutritious recipes and helpful tips, while weekly affirmations encourage steady progress at your own pace and invite you to rejoice in the simple joys that surround us all. A Year of Healthy Living is about wanting the very best for ourselves and choosing health and well-being. Ann Lovejoy is the author of more that twenty gardening books and two cook books, and is a regular cooking and gardening columnist for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer.
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Ann Lovejoy ranks among the country's leading garden experts and has been featured on HGTV, National Public Radio, and national public television. She has written more than 18 gardening books, including "The American Mixed Border, Further Along the Garden Path, Fragrance in Bloom, "and "Gardening from Scratch," and is a regular garden and food columnist for the "Seattle Post-Intelligencer." Ann Lovejoy's garden school classes are offered throughout the Northwest. Some of her more unusual classes introduce gardeners to beneficial bugs and compost teas, and her workshops on Bulldozer Gardening teach students-often including professionals-how to use heavy machinery efficiently and without harming existing trees. Her classes accommodate both small and large groups and garden clubs and sometimes include continuing education programs for regional Master Gardeners. Garden school travel programs take gardeners as far afield as Europe and Costa Rica, where Ann has developed a gardeners' eco-tour program for EcoTeach, a nonprofit foundation that supports environmental protection projects in Costa Rica. Ann is the founder and director or the Sequoi Center for the Healing Arts, which offers daily classes in tai chi, yoga, and meditation, and is host of a women's community circle. The Sequoia Center, also the site of Ann's home and garden, is visited by as many as 100 people a day. Her public volunteer gardening project (The Town in Bloom) turns neglected public spaces into thriving gardens entirely maintained by volunteers. This program recently won a national award and is the model for projects being developed in other communities. Ann lives with her two teenage sons on BainbridgeIsland, a ferry ride away from Seattle, Washington.
Ann Lovejoy currently resides in Bainbridge Island, in the state of Washington. Ann Lovejoy was born in 1951.