VETO the Dark Act

I wanted to let you know about a We the People petition and ask for your support. Will you add your name to mine? If this petition gets 100,000 signatures within 30 days of its creation, the White House will review it and respond! You can view and sign the petition here: VETO THE DARK […]

The Dirty Dozen and The Clean 15

These are two lists that are worth getting to know and worth taking with you the next time you are grocery shopping!  According to the Environmental Working Group, the Dirty Dozen includes 12 crops that are the top-sprayed crops and are therefore worth buying organic. Most pesticides are absorbed into the produce, and those pesticides […]

Are you surviving or thriving in today’s toxic world?

Environmental toxins can be found in what you eat, drink, breathe, feel and think. You may not be aware of toxins, but if you want to be healthy, being educated on the latest in toxins is a must! Chronic conditions, like type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and obesity, may be associated with environmental toxins in […]

Beware of these 12 GMO Foods!

GMO means Genetically Modified Organism.  In the U.S., 75 to 85% of processed foods contain GMO ingredients. How is a GMO plant made? Food scientists take the genetic material (DNA) from one species and transfer it into another in order to obtain a desired trait.  Genetically modified foods may look and feel the same as conventional foods, […]

Obama supports BioTech and Monsanto!

Our President, Obama, just signed a bill written in part by Monsanto with a provision buried deep within to protect Biotech Corporations.  Previous to this bill the USDA could stop the sale or planting if public health was jeopardized, whereas now they cannot.  Our own US Senator had Monsanto help him craft the bill. Even […]

FREE Non-GMO Shopping Guide and App!

I found this great app and shopping guide you can download to help you shop for GMO-free foods! GMO’s are genetically modified organisms.  Keep in mind certified organic foods cannot contain GMO ingredients, so you are usually safe if you buy organic. Sometimes we just can’t find what we need organic, so that is where […]

Oppose GE Salmon!

Do you want to know if you are eating GE salmon? The FDA claims it will pose no threat…but is this the truth? GE Salmon is genetically engineered salmon created by a company that spliced a growth hormone gene into Atlantic salmon, forcing it to grow up to five times faster, and reach market size in about […]

Support the Labeling of GMO’s!

GMO’s or Genetically Modified Foods are entering our food supply at an extremely fast pace.  Did you know between 75-85% of processed food contains GMO’s? Unfortunately at this time the FDA does not require labeling in the U.S.  While the European Union as well as Japan and Australia all require labeling, why is it that our country […]

Genetically Modified Foods – Not for Human Consumption!

Genetically modified (GM) foods may look and feel the same as conventional foods, but they are drastically (and possibly harmfully) different.  A genetically modified (GM) food is a food derived from genetically modified organisms (GMO’s).  Through genetic engineering, scientists have discovered how to change the DNA blueprint of certain foods.  They take the genetic material (DNA) […]