About Janaia

Janaia Donaldson is the host and producer of Peak Moment TV. She has worked as a graphic designer, illustrator, and educator; and a user interface designer at Xerox.
Robin Mallgren is the director, videographer, and editor of Peak Moment TV. After completing a Ph.D. in computer science, she worked as a software development engineer at Xerox.

Unlearn, Rewild (part 2) — Earth Skills for Body and Mind (277)

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Unlearn, Rewild (part 2) — Earth Skills for Body and Mind (277)

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The Squash is In!

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We popped out into the Corvallis countryside to photograph Oregon plant breeder Carol Deppe and friends as they harvested the last of the season's squash. These butternuts were laid on tarps in the shade alongside the already-harvested big "Sweet Meat - Oregon Homestead" and … [Read more...]

Local Communities Dismantling Corporate Rule, part 3 (274)

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Local Communities Dismantling Corporate Rule, part 3 (274)

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Unlearn, Rewild (part 1) – Inspiration for the Future Primitive (276)

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Unlearn, Rewild (part 1) – Inspiration for the Future Primitive (276)

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Coming into Autumn 2014

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We are blown away by the responses to our request for testimonials! As Robin quipped, "It's like having a memorial celebration before you die." So much good spirit and support from so many perspectives! We're moved and grateful. It's not too late to add yours—we're … [Read more...]

Becalmed in Paradise

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A few weeks ago we went sailing with friends at nearby Fern Ridge Reservoir. I looked forward to my first sailing outing, expecting it to be different from my family's waterskiing life on California's reservoirs. Here I would learn how to work with the wind and waves and … [Read more...]

Meet the Fermentistas – Become a (C)rock Star

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Create fermented food not just because it's healthy, but for the rich diversity of flavors? That's what Kirsten and Christopher Shockey encourage. Yesterday we attended their presentation at the local First Alternative Cooperative Market in Corvallis. Afterwards we … [Read more...]