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Maureen Diaz

Weston A. Price Foundation

Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture

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Maureen Diaz is a wife, mother to a large brood of active and interesting individuals, gardener, keeper of an array of creatures, and lifelong learner. In her role as a Weston A. Price Foundation chapter leader, she uses her knowledge to educate and inform others, always with the goal to arm listeners with the ultimate tool for good health: food.

Maureen will be speaking at the Maryland, Pennsylvania Fairs

Workshops

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The Farm as Pharmacy

In a culture increasingly dependent upon pharmaceuticals, the question begs to be answered: Is there a better way? Maureen Diaz (experienced mother, lay herbalist, and nutrition educator) explores how we can regain and optimize our own health using food as medicine. Diaz goes over a wide variety of ailments and methods, including topical and internal use of herbs, macronutrients and micronutrients, and more.
Modern Homesteading Natural Health

Available In:

Pennsylvania, Workshop time to be determined

Meaningful Community Building Reconnecting the small family farm, the people it seeks to serve, and the local economy

So much has been lost in the last 100 years or so with the urbanization of America. Is it possible to regain the sense of community, the strong core values that held people together from generation to generation, or is all lost? Explore ways to make new connections and rebuild families and communities using local sources ... while building support for a strong local economy and a better future!
Nature and Community

Available In:

Maryland, Saturday 5:00-6:00 p.m., Grit Stage

Making Good Food Fun!

Parties, school lunches, afternoon snacks, days out at the park: These things don't have to mean junk food (or boring grub). Maureen Diaz explores delicious ways to get nutrition into growing bodies, while keeping things tasty and enjoyable for everyone! Give real, fun foods a try!
Kids Programming Real Foods

Available In:

Maryland, Sunday 11:30-12:30 p.m., Kids Treehouse Stage

Feeding Your Family Well on a Near Zero Budget

Do you want to provide nourishing, nutrient-dense meals for your family, but wonder how in the world to do so on a limited budget? Have no fear, it can be done! Experienced homemaker Maureen Diaz explores strategies she uses in her own large household to accomplish just that! Using both time and money efficiently is key. (And creativity a must!) Diaz shares recipes, formulas, tactics, and resources that make it all possible.
Real Foods Natural Health

Available In:

Maryland, Sunday 10:00-11:00 a.m., Grit Stage