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.

Beyond Cabbage — The Fermentistas Show Us How (278)

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Beyond Cabbage — The Fermentistas Show Us How (278)

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A Resilient Gardener Breeds Plants for These Times

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Freelance plant breeder Carol Deppe sifted handfuls of golden, ruby and coppery corn from the huge pile. "Remember the Scrooge McDuck comics, where he goes into the vault and runs his hands through all the metal coins, gloating about how wealthy he is?" she asked. "I … [Read more...]

Emergency? This Family is Ready

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Earthquakes can happen in Vancouver, British Columbia. Fires and severe storms, too. Ann Pacey and Tim Beale are ready for whatever may come − whether they need to evacuate or live in place. Their camping gear is the foundation for their preparedness gear. … [Read more...]

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

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Unlearn, Rewild — 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 — Inspiration for the Future Primitive (276)

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