Category Archives: Social Challenges

How to launch a “4Leaf Potluck Supper Club”

Background. In January of 2012, the world’s first 4Leaf Potluck Supper Club party was held at the home of Lisa and Jason Hicks in Holden, MA. It was a smashing success and inspired me to launch a Supper Club group in … Continue reading

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Proselytizing. No fun for anyone — my simple guidelines.

Last week, a reader posted a personal account of a recent visit with her meat-eating family in Iowa. It turned out to be a depressing experience for her, prompting her to opt out of the next family gathering to which … Continue reading

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Protecting our children. And not just from predators.

How about protecting them from their top killers? Asked yesterday about the horribly sickening story this past week at Penn State, President Obama said that hopefully it would help people get their priorities in order; particularly as it relates our … Continue reading

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