Rachel Pearson dreams big: “Ten years, cover of Forbes… yeah, I can see that.” Anyone who meets Rachel can too. But successful growth for her young business of organic skincare products is not her only goal. “I want to educate you and heal your skin. And I want to give back. That is the most important thing we can do.”
I have a real interest in food, including food quality. What we put into our bodies matters - for race performance, as well as for general health. I have been eating a vegan diet since 2003. This has been a little challenging - especially when trying to make sure I don't eat too many processed carbs when eating additional calories during marathon training. Another challenge is deciding when to buy organic vs. conventional produce...