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Plant Yourself

Resources for a Healthy Life on a Living Planet
with Howard Jacobson, PhD

The Plant Yourself Podcast: interviews with fascinating practitioners, researchers, and DOers – published every Tuesday. 

Thought-provoking, irreverent, funny, and empowering essays and rants on how to get – and stay – healthy. Read 'em online, or get 'em in your inbox.

My “day job” – helping people align their actions with their values, goals, and priorities to get fit, lean, and healthy. And joyful! Individual and group sessions available.

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Hang out with Sick to Fit University (STFU) faculty Josh, Howie, and others in beautiful locations around the world. Absorb the essence of a healthy lifestyle.

Want to become a wicked-effective health coach? Coaching training for clinicians looking to influence their clients, coaches who want to grow their skills, and plant-based advocates who want to change the world one client at a time. 

Latest Podcast Episodes

A World in Which We All Belong: Teju Ravilochan on PYP 467

Teju Ravilochan is an entrepreneur who sees problems and envisions grand communal solutions. From the Unreasonable Institute (now Uncharted.org), which he founded, to GatherFor.org, a community based mutual aid accelerator borne from the pandemic), he brings people together to solve problems and explore possibilities. 

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Latest Articles

Laser coaching: new pricing structure and other changes

Would you like my personal support on your journey to health, but haven't been able to afford 1-on-1 coaching? In response to the challenges of COVID-19 (and thanks to a wonderful conversation with Mark Silver of Heart of Business), I've changed my pricing model to “Pay from the Heart.” Plus I've added group calls for my private coaching clients (a first). Check out this video for details.

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The Power of Diversity: PYP 397

One of the factors that weakens any system – a garden, a community, a nation – is lack of diversity. Monocultures provide economies of scale, but also opportunities for scaled disaster. A messy, diverse ecosystem is far healthier and more resilient. Today I talk about how we support diversity in our garden, and why the…
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Gardening with Nature: PYP 396

Today I talk about one element of my gardening practice and philosophy: working with, rather than against nature. This includes growing perennials, mulching with wood chips, and refraining from unnecessary tilling.
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“Vitally, the human race is dying. It is like a great uprooted tree, with its roots in the air. We must plant ourselves again in the universe.” – DH Lawrence, Lady Chatterley's Lover

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