Israeli Food: Complex, Vibrant, Ancient and Bright

Complex, vibrant, ancient and bright. These are the words that come to mind when thinking about Israel after my recent trip with non-profit Vibe Israel. It’s a place where so many histories and religions are woven together, often leaving their footprints in the local culture and cuisine. And when it comes to food, Israel, both…

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Look For “Glyphosate Residue Free” Certification Coming Soon!

Americans need fewer pesticides sprayed on their food, not more. And recently, a special food certification has launched from The Detox Project to help you determine if your groceries are free of the most common pesticide, glyphosate. The Detox Project has just launched a program that will test the food on your supermarket shelves to see how…

Natural Products Expo West Twitter Party–Win Prizes!

Every year I go to Natural Products Expo West to connect with colleagues, make new friends, and look for exciting brands I can share with you. When you walk the floors of Expo West, you can’t help but have an adventure down every aisle. This event offers workshops on the natural products industry and it’s…

You Asked They Listened Dannon Facebook Party

Is it important to you to purchase from a brand that listens to what you are saying? You know.  Actual listening. I love when brands actually pay attention to their customers instead of just giving us all lip service. Moms are good at spotting that type of nonsense. We do it ALL the time. We…

Why Organics Have A Shorter Shelf Life – Or A Longer One

When food goes bad faster than you anticipated it can be frustrating. And when you’re one of the eight in ten Americans choosing to spend your hard-earned money on organic food, you are focused on buying the safest and most nutritious food. That’s an investment you never want to waste. So what do you do…