Farmers Markets

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Find a Farmers Market close to you! Most feature fresh produce, flowers and other items from local farmers and vendors.

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Is Buying Organic Really Worth It?

Thursday, March 08, 2018

I’m asked all the time if buying organic is worth the extra cost. My answer is always a resounding “Yes!” Not only is organic food safer for your body and the environment, it is nutritionally superior to conventional produce.

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Juicing: The Pro And Cons

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The elaborate juice alchemies available in craft juice shops and on grocery store shelves today make some big promises, from detoxification to jumpstarting the immune system to making your skin glow. But does drinking activated charcoal kale lemonade really live up to the hype?

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6 Ways To Jumpstart Your Way To Healthy Eating

Monday, October 02, 2017

Good intentions to eat healthy and lose weight can easily be sabotaged by high stress and long work hours. You buy the vegetables to make a tofu stir-fry, but when you arrive home from work or picking up the kids from day care, you’re over hungry. As a result, while you’re chopping veggies, you find yourself snacking on gummy bears or goldfish crackers. Then, before you know it, you’ve unconsciously added 200 to 300 empty calories to your dinner.

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The Dark Side Of Bone Broth

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Bone broth and collagen supplements are often recommended for healing purposes. While much nutritional benefit may be obtained through bone broth and collagen, there are increasing concerns regarding the toxicity of GMO feeds, the use of glyphosate-containing pesticides on crops, and the inadvertent ingestion of glyphosate through consuming bone broth and collagen supplements or foods.

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All About The Chia Seed

Monday, April 10, 2017

Although chia seeds have been around for centuries, they have remained somewhat obscure until recent years. Who would have imagined that this tiny seed could make such a big impact?

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