The Woodstock Fruit Festival 2017

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Karen Ranzi

Karen is celebrating her 25th year as a raw vegan and her 9th year as a featured presenter at the Woodstock Fruit Festival since 2011. Karen has raised two children as vegans and raw vegans and is the award-winning author of three books focused on the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being that comes with a healthy raw food lifestyle. Karen’s classes at this year’s festival bring together her work on women’s health, families, healing the skin, and the prevention and recovery for brain health issues. She offers an intimate support group for teens and young adult women as well as a talk on nutrition and optimal lifestyle factors for women of all ages. This year Karen presents for the first time at the festival on “The Ethics and Spirituality of A Raw Vegan Compassionate Life.” Her delicious food demos are always enjoyed at the annual Woodstock Fruit Festival so join her for some super yummy treats. 

Karen is an internationally acclaimed speaker and contributing author for numerous health publications. With twenty years of private and group coaching, Karen has been able to guide thousands toward developing excellent health as vegans. She leads a raw food and yoga retreat annually in Costa Rica and Women’s Health Retreats in Rhinebeck, New York.