My name is Amanda Lameman and I am 41 years old from Onion Lake Cree Nation. I self-identify as a proud Cree woman from the Treaty Six Territory. I am an Undergraduate student at University nuhelot’ine thaiyots’i nistameyimâkanak Blue Quills. I have been blessed with seven children and five grandchildren. I joined Women Warriors because … Read more
It has been one year since I travelled to Lloydminster to conduct ethnographic research with the Women Warriors program. I will soon defend my MA thesis based on the results of that work, which explored the dietary practices of Indigenous women in the program. While in previous newsletters I’ve been able to describe the methods, goals, and preliminary trends from this study, today I am able to offer a more complete picture of the ample learnings participants offered.