“It may be years until we know the long term effects of Genetically Modified foods. Until then, we are simply asking companies to label their packages and give us a choice to opt-in or opt-out of this science experiment.” – from the 2-minute video Monsanto doesn’t want you to see. Continue reading “Cheap is Not Affordable (Pt. 2a): The 2-minute Video You Need to See (that Monsanto doesn’t want you to)” →
As I often like to say, Your Health is Your Wealth.(Photo credit: Tax Credits)
Why not in the United States of America???
This past spring, I picked up a book that Marilyn’s husband Steve read,
by Robyn O’Brien. Before reading this book, I thought I was an informed consumer. Boy, was I wrong! The Unhealthy Truth: How Our Food is Making Us Sick and What We Can Do About It Continue reading “Cheap is Not Affordable (Pt. 2): Watch free Online through Sept. 22: Genetic Roulette – The Gamble of Our Lives –” →
Not Just Regular Soda, Diet, too.
At the beginning of summer, I wrote about making a declaration of independence from added sugar. To end the summer this Labor Day weekend, why not work toward your long-term health? Kick the Soda Habit. Consider replacing it with fruit flavored water, seltzer, or just plain water.
Think of all the from making one small change. long-term healthcare savings
There will be other scrumptious, delicious sweet treats at your Labor Day Celebration. If the reasons above aren’t enough to make you think about making the switch, read
Your health– is your wealth
Unfortunately for us, food today is way different than that of our grandparents and great-grandparents. Produce is heavily sprayed with harmful pesticides.
The Environmental Working Group updated their Dirty Dozen Produce List to include green beans and kale. Download the new The Dirty Dozen Plus List here to your phone or computer. Continue reading “Frugal Foodie Produce: The Dirty Dozen Plus List” →
Did you know? 90% of Voters in Connecticut favor GMO Labeling – article
As close as we got to being the first state to require this, the effort failed this past week. While it was a good, great effort, it really needs to be a federal mandate.
Why should you care about GMOs in your food? Continue reading “Attention Shoppers: Why should you care about GMOs in your food?” →