Is there BPA in your Pantry? Find out more!

#CansnotCancer has been trending on Twitter ever since a recent study analyzed the interior coatings and lids of nearly 200 canned foods in 19 states and 1 Canadian province for Bisphenol A (BPA). The study was conducted independently by non-governmental organizations (honest-biased folks with no agenda) and found: “The continued presence of BPA – and potentially unsafe…

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Win Free Groceries for a Year from Thrive

We know that you care about what you feed your family, and doing it on the cheap it is even better. It’s easy to save money on organic, especially with the help of Thrive Market. (Keep reading to learn how to enter to win free groceries for a year!) Thrive offers the best organic and non-GMO groceries…

Stonyfield GrassFed Twitter Party

There has been a lot of talk about grassfed cows lately and we, along with Stonyfield, think there should be more talk about it. That’s why we’re hosting the #StonyfieldGrassfed Twitter Party. There’s more to grassfed than you may know. Demand for 100% Grassfed Dairy Products is growing six times faster than the rest of the category.†…

Top 5 Reasons To Try Kombucha Tea

Kombucha, Kombucha, Kombucha! Say that three times fast and see if you can stop yourself from smiling or laughing. Although this funky, fermented tea has a funny name, it is a fount of fuel, fizz, and nutrition. Maybe you’ve heard of Kombucha Tea or maybe it is completely new to you, but either way, it…

Make Like a Ninja and Grow Your Own Food

I’ve always wanted to grow my own food. I’ve made some attempts in the past, and gotten a few vegetables and some basil out of my efforts but with limited  space and guidelines of what could be on the patio, I never managed to keep it up. It seems like I might be due for another…

Scientifically Proven to be Healthier? Organic v Conventional

Organic is better, scientifically proven! There is new scientific evidence from the Newcastle University in the UK that shows organic meat and dairy are healthier and more nutritious than their conventional counterparts. Way to go organic cows, and of course kudos to the farmers that raise them. We’re big proponents of organic meat and dairy…

Thrive Market Twitter Party

Have you been trying to eat less genetically modified foods? If you say yes, you are NOT alone. Millions of people across the United States are trying to do the same thing as you. They want to feed their families healthier, cleaner, “free from” foods that don’t include GMOs, synthetic pesticides and other things like…

Sweeteners : Stop [email protected]*#in Using Them

We’ve all got that one friend. The one who when you go out for coffee reaches for sweeteners to add to their mug. Or maybe it’s a friend who is alway jonesing for another diet soda. Well this is the post you need to slyly share to their social media so they get the hint. If you are…

Top 5 Foods that Fight Cancer

Top 5 Foods that Fight Cancer

As we enter into National Cancer Prevention month, it seems fitting to talk about simple ways to reduce our risk of cancer. No one likes to talk about cancer, but with more than 50% of cancers being preventable, it’s something worth discussing. You can up your odds of prevention just by incorporating certain foods into your…