Sneaky GMOs

Sneaky Little GMOs: The Global Push for Plate Power

We like to think of food as not only a necessity, but as a way to bring our family closer as we celebrate over meals or settle our kids down at the dinner table every night.But GMOs are ruining this. The food you put on your table is now being manipulated by powerful corporation, here…

5 Ways Big Food Plays Us for a Fool

5 Ways Big Food Plays Us for a Fool

You may have seen the video of a Monsanto advocate looking like a fool after saying glyphosate, was not harmful to humans and “he’d be happy to” drink a glass, only to panic and refuse the journalist’s offer to take a sip. His hypocrisy revealed that these corporations are making false claims and are trying to…

Eat More Avocados: 11 Reasons Why You Should

Most Americans are not getting enough whole non-processed foods. And if your family is surviving on processed food, you may struggle with getting produce into your family’s diet. But regardless of how your family eats, most people LOVE avocados. The taste, texture, versatility, nutrition and color make it a mom’s secret weapon. Avocados make for…

Peddling Poison-What's Really in Girl Scout Cookies?

Girl Scout Cookies: What’s Really in Them?

I was somewhat reluctant to delve into America’s favorite overpriced cookies, because it always seems to be an off limits topic. The Girl Scouts of America has become a part of so many young girl’s lives. I, myself, was a brownie and my mom was cookie mom. The organization’s mission is to build girls confidence and…

St. Patrick's day

St. Patrick’s Day: Celebrate in a Non-Toxic Way

St. Patrick’s Day is upon us! Food, beer and festivities accompany parades and parties as the Irish – and those who want to be Irish – celebrate this holiday in March. But the menu may just be hurting you with a toxic food mashup of colorants and additives. Can you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and…

The Benefits Of Raw Milk: 10 Reasons To Drink It

You may recall the catchphrase, “milk, it does a body good”. It was part of a campaign in the late 80’s and early 90’s to boost the sales of milk. There is truth to the idea that milk is good for you and your body, but this marketing has one flaw. The processed milk sold…

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

Top 10 Reasons to Feed Your Family Organic Food

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…