Mamavation Asks the Makers of Similac for a Meeting

Mamavation is petitioning the makers of Similac to remove genetically modified ingredients (GMOs) from their infant formula.And we’ve been quite successful online garnering support. Last week I got in touch with Fleishman Hillard, the public relations firm that handles Similac.They know me already. But what has happened is odd. After reaching out and getting an…

Organic: A Movement Ignited by Hippies

My father would probably refer to organic as a “hippie thing.” You must understand, I grew up a byproduct of two different points of view. My father volunteered for the Navy and served during the Vietnam War. He was conservative and a born again Christian. My mother was a “recovering” Catholic and progressive. You can…

#SimilacNoGMO Facebook Petition Party

Last week we hosted a twitter party asking Similac to remove genetically modified organisms (GMOs) from their infant formula. We had about three days to plan and execute this 90 minute party and these were the results from all our hard work: 23 MILLION impressions 11.05 MILLION accounts reached 528 participants over 4,000 tweets with…

#SimilacNoGMO Petition Twitter Party

I’m on a mission to protect babies. Especially the ones who are poor, have limited accesses to resources, or who have parents who just aren’t paying attention. And I can use your help. Please Sign This Petition Join me in petitioning Similac to remove genetically modified organisms (GMOs) from their infant formula during an online…

Similac Stop Feeding Babies GMOs Petition

Moms CAN make a difference, but sometimes our looks can be deceiving. Some of us may live in yoga pants, while others confess to wearing baby food. We wipe noses, kiss boo boos, and comfort the defenseless. Another thing that is true of us is we protect our little ones….even if they aren’t our own.…

Farmers vs. Monsanto Twitter Party Celebration

Family farmers are modern day heroes. And Monsanto is a company that threatens their very existence. On January 10th, family farmers will travel to Washington DC to participate in the appeal of Organic Seed Growers and Trade Asscociation (OSGATA) vs Monsanto et al, a court case filed to protect farmers from genetic trespass by Monsanto’s GMO…

Why Flavored Apples Should Not be in School Lunches

Bubble gum flavored apples. Sounds bizarre, right? Well, they are now a reality. And they could be coming to your child’s school lunch tray soon. Crazy Apples is producing “flavored” apples in 3 different varieties: bubble gum, pomegranate grape, and tropical blast. They are marketing themselves as 100% natural, whole apples flavored on the inside.…