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Chicago Raw Community Newsletter, Raw Calendar and Raw Taco Recipe

rawgirl A.
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Chicago, IL
Chicago Raw Community Newsletter July 2011 by rawgirl Ariane­

Raw Chicago Events Calendar and More (recipe for Raw Tacos below)

I hope you enjoy this short newsletter I created. So much exciting RAW going on in our windy city! Hope to see you all out at a raw event this summer or fall! More details on some of these will be posted on our meetup group site, so check back there for updates. I will give a talk about my adventure in the Amazon Rainforest with the Achuar people at our Summer Raw Beach Fest!
much raw love to you all,

July Organic Blueberry Picking Coming Soon! maybe Sunday July 24th or 31st at Lake Breeze Organics, 2 hours from Chicago in Michigan near Benton Harbor

ANNUAL RAW BEACH FEST August 21st, ALL DAY! details coming soon! SAVE THE DATE - yoga, foraging, GMO talk, Raw Demos, our famous Raw Food Panel, Qi Gong, Herb Talk, Amazon Jungle talk, and more, in Evanston!

Pilsen RawLuck and Demo - Wed August 10th, 6 - 9pm - Raw Brownies Demo­

IL Renewable Energy Fair - August 13 - 14 in Oregon IL
This is an amazing weekend of tons of workshops about Alterrnative Living, check it out!­

Camp RAWNORA at Ronora Lodge in MI (2 hours from Chicago or less)
Raw Food Detox with Chef Adam August 12 - 19
Green JuiceFeasting Sept 9 - 16
Raw Yoga Camp August 5 - 7, Sept 23- 25, Oct 14 - 16 with fabulous Rawgini Vicki!­­

Gabriel Cousens Spiritual Nutrition Workshop in Chicago!
Sunday, Sept 18th,­!/event.php?eid=214056001947297­

Chef Linda's RawBQ Class Thursday, July 28th, 6:30 - 9:30pm­

possible September Foraging Event in Highland Park

possible September RawLuck at Charlotte's in Grayslake (near Gurnee) - she lives in a "green" neighborhood. you can walk on trails and see the farm and lakes,

upcoming Raw Workshop with Tim Van Orden in Chicago!!

NEEDED: Blenders and food processors for low-income seniors who are trying RAW! to donate, pls contact ariane at rawgirlchicago at THANK YOU!!

Check out our members Tracy and Davy's fabulous website!!­

Check out Chef Linda's new raw place in Rogers Park and visit her at the Glenwood Farmers Market on Sunday mornings!­

Chicago Veganmania Festival coming in early November!­


make sure you are on our meetup group to get more info:­

feel free to forward this newsletter to friends and family


use romaine lettuce leaves for the wraps/tortillas

taco filling:
4 soaked ancho chilis (when dry take out seeds, then soak, if you have never used these, they are mexican magic! and not spicy at all)
1 cup sunflower seeds or pumpkin seeds or mixture of both (soaked separately)
1 tomato
juice of 2 limes
3 T nutritional yeast
1 t tumeric
1 t cumin
1 t dried oregano
dash of good salt
1 T olive or flax oil
otpional: 1 jalapeno or other spicy pepper
blend well in food processor but leave a little chunky
put in your lettuce leaves
add garnish: chopped fresh tomato, chopped colored peppers, scallions and sliced avocado
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