Learning Together on the Land
“I am forever proud to be Indigenous, proud of the things we learn and are taught, and proud of the fish we caught.”
Muskgege, Carol’s Traditional Medicines
Carol’s first book, titled Muskgege (Cree for medicine), complete with beautiful illustrations, shares her knowledge of harvesting and processing medicines found in Northern Manitoba. Muskgege is written in a way so that readers of all ages and backgrounds can pick up it up and start identifying the medicinal plants around them.
The powerful way food unites, celebrates and welcomes newcomers
In meeting and gathering to learn about nutrition and food in Canada, this group has demonstrated how food unites us all, despite differences and backgrounds.
The awesome power of being on the land
This fall I joined Jeff McKay, an experienced hunter and trapper, for three days on the land hunting moose. Jeff brought along two youth from Cross Lake, Theorn and Frederick I met them on the highway, 150 kilometres west of Cross Lake. We launched a small motorboat on the river and set off in search of a campsite. After coming ashore, and setting up camp.
Food Matters Manitoba
At Food Matters Manitoba we believe that everyone needs good food to grow strong, be healthy and feel happy. Learn more…