Top 10 Reasons to Feed Your Family Organic

Reas these 10 reasons why organic food is a better option for your family.

I write a lot about eating organic food, whether it be how to eat organic on the cheap, or choosing healthier organic options instead of  conventional processed foods. So what makes organic food my Mamavation muse? It is really all it's cracked up to be? I've done the research and narrowed it down to the top 10 reasons to feed your family … [Read more...]

Are You Eating Your Own Shit?: Top 10 Reasons Why Biosolids are Dangerous

Top 10 Reasons Biosolids are Dangerous

Chances are you've never heard of biosolids. However, you have probably heard of it in it's original form, sewage sludge. Yes, "biosolids" are the treated waste sent from households, hospitals, and industry, and then used as fertilizer. Cleverly rebranded with a more PC name, this processed people poop has seemed to stay fairly under the radar. … [Read more...]

#RethinkthePink About Breast Cancer Twitter Party

Rethinkthepink Twitter Party with Mamavation

The Breast Cancer Fund, The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics & Mamavation want to spread the word that cancer prevention is more than just pink ribbons and walks. It isn't just about diet & exercise either:  Environmental toxins are suspected to cause 90% of breast cancer in America. By the time our party is happening The Campaign for Safe … [Read more...]

Thrive Market Facebook Party 2/17–Join Us!

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Today you have the opportunity to eat healthier on a budget AND support others who are having challenges affording healthy food all with the convenience of your computer. How to Purchase Non-GMO Food 25-50% BELOW Retail Thrive Market is the first socially conscious online marketplace offering the world’s best-selling natural and organic products … [Read more...]

Obesogens: The Hidden Chemicals That Can Make Your Family Fat

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Obesity is a rising problems in America and it’s taking its toll on our children. According to Environmental Health Policy Institute (EHPI), 17% of children and youths in America are obese. While lack of activity, poor diet and genetics are frequently blamed for this problem, could there be other factors in the environment affecting the weight gain … [Read more...]

Top 5 Things Big Food Wants to Hide from You About the DARK Act

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Anti-GMO labeling groups are at it again. The “Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act,” officially H.R. 4432, and more accurately dubbed the “Deny Americans the Right-to-Know” Act (DARK), came before the 113th Congress last year, and is likely to appear before the 114th Congress this year in a new bill. To stop this from happening, this week has been … [Read more...]

10 Processed Foods to Never Feed Your Kids

10 Processed Foods to Never Feed Your Kids

It may be easy to reach for one of these foods when your child is hungry, but have you ever really thought about what's inside those processed convenience foods targeted at kids? Flip those colorful cartooned packages over and you'll find almost as many artificial colors lurking in the ingredients. That list of ingredients is a long and confusing … [Read more...]

Join the #FoodBabeWay Twitter Party

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Vani Hari of the Food Babe has been a friend of this community for a long time. Starting with her support of Proposition 37 in California to label GMOs two years ago, we have been working with her to educate the public about our food system. We are proud to host a twitter party for Vani in celebration of the launch of her book, The Food Babe … [Read more...]

Unhealthy Chocolate Brands and Your Valentine’s Day Candy

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Valentine’s Day often means a box of candy from your sweetie, but just what are you getting in that candy? That annual indulgence could cost you a lot more than you bargained for. Unhealthy chocolate brands are full of more than just sugar. Following our exposes on toxic ingredients in children’s cereal and what’s in your peanut butter, this week … [Read more...]

25 Ways Apple Cider Vinegar Will Change Your Life

This list of uses for apple cider vinegar will change your life. You can use this natural and nontoxic product in so many facets of daily life.

Did you know something in your pantry has been used as a healing elixir since 400 B.C.?  It's true! Raw apple cider vinegar was used by the father of modern medicine, Hippocrates, for a multitude of things. It's been used throughout history, and is still just as useful today. In fact, in even more ways than you think. Below you'll find 25 ways to … [Read more...]

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