the dark act

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

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 (the DARK Act), 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…

congress is bad for your health

Why Congress May Be Bad for Your Health

As a parent, you make daily decisions to ensure the health and safety of your family: from proper car seat installation, to installing smoke alarms, to selecting the most trustworthy child care. And as an American parent, you’d like to believe that government agencies like the EPA and USDA are doing their best to safeguard…

#ShiftHappens Twitter Party November 12th

ShiftCon is an amazing blogging conference where content creators passionate about food, wellness, sustainability & toxin-free living get together to support one another & learn to become more effective communicators. Green bloggers, wellness bloggers, fitness bloggers, parenting bloggers, lifestyle & food bloggers all took part this year in October creating a new community of activists…