Is Being Vegetarian Really Better for the Planet?

Part of our journey to a greener lifestyle has included taking a closer look at the foods that we eat.  I shared here about my choices regarding organic vs. conventionally grown produce but produce isn’t the only aspect of our diet that concerns me.  What about meat?  Is it good for us or is it […]

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My Non-Toxic Food Storage Choice

Last night as we were cleaning up from dinner, my husband asked if we were going to save the leftovers.  I suggested that we let them cool off before putting everything away.  He went ahead and got out a plastic container to put everything in, after it cooled.  I began to think, is that plastic […]

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Why I Will Always Choose Organic Produce

Do you choose organic produce when you grocery shop?  What are the benefits when you choose organic?  Does it matter?  It’s generally more expensive than conventionally grown but is it necessary?  Can you afford not to? Should I Choose Organic? In my 20’s, I didn’t think much about what I ate.  I knew that fruits and […]

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10 Practical Uses for Eggshells!

** Disclaimer: I am a Norwex Independent Sales Consultant, I will be compensated if you purchase products linked in this post ** Do you ever find yourself wondering what to do with that pile of leftover eggshells?  I’m not talking about the couple left from the scrambled eggs you just made.  I’m talking about that big breakfast […]

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The Population of Bees is Declining – 7 Ways You Can Help

What’s All The Buzz About? Could you live without apples or strawberries or blueberries or cherries or squash?  What about legumes or nuts?  My kids would be more than happy without squash but definitely not the others.  All this deliciousness comes to life as a direct result of the work of bees.  The population of […]