Fresh celebrates the farmers, thinkers and business people across America who are re-inventing our food system. Forging healthier, sustainable alternatives, they offer a practical vision for a future of our food and our planet. Among others, Fresh features urban farmer and activist Will Allen, sustainable farmer and entrepreneur Joel Salatin, and supermarket owner David Ball.
Presents tips for dressing and grooming to assist in getting and keeping a job. Also provides tips for shopping for appropriate clothes on any budget, devleoping a suitable style, and how to use accessories.
Discusses the mompreneur trend in which women combine motherhood and time with their children with starting their own small, home-based businesses. Profiles a female Canadian entrepreneur with a new jewelry business called Bijouxbead, as well as the millionaire Sandra Wilson, founder of Robeez Footwear, a maker of baby booties. Looks at issues involved with balancing the needs of the business and full-time job with being a full-time mother. Features expert guests Arlene Dickinson of Venture Communications and Kathryn Bechtold of Calgary's Mompreneur magazine.
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