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Can You Trust A Non Toxic Or Green Cleaning Products Label?

April 7, 2014

  One question I wish I’d known the answer to a long time ago is: Can you trust a non toxic or green cleaning products label? It’s tough when they’re not really tested.  Here are some statistics:   Of the over 80,000 chemicals used in the U.S. the EPA has required toxicity testing on fewer […]

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Which Foods Are The Worst For The Environment?

March 25, 2014

  The argument that a vegetarian diet is more planet-friendly than a carnivorous one is straightforward: If we feed plants to animals, and then eat the animals, we use more resources and produce more greenhouse gases than if we simply eat the plants. As with most arguments about our food supply, through , it’s not […]

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Boost Your Mood With These “Feel Better Foods”

March 17, 2014

  It’s not uncommon to turn to food when you need a pick me up.  But too often, food choices derail our plans to eat healthy   Foods can have a noticeable effect on our moods.  We know that eating healthy will help us lose weight, but there are so many other benefits.  For one, […]

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Old vs New Food Labels (Cartoon)

March 10, 2014

A little humor to go with all the new talk about food labels!    

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“Big Organic” Organic Farming Faces New Larger Challenges

March 3, 2014

  We’ve all seen it, whether your looking for it or not, those “USDA Organic” labels are showing up more, and in more places too.  It’s no longer pushed into a “special” corner or separated from the bunch, and it’s also available year round.  It’s now called “Big Organic”  and you can find non local […]

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