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Going Organic: 10 Edible Garden Plants and Flowers

Gardening has countless benefits. Not only does a well-kept garden add beauty to a property, the act of gardening can be extremely beneficial to one’s health. You get to be outdoors in nature, get some natural Vitamin D and you get your hands dirty creating your own little masterpiece. Tending your own garden can be […]

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Organic, Natural DIY Cleaners Benefit Health and Home

When it comes to cleaning around the house, organic and natural DIY cleaning products benefit both health and home. You might as well not even think about using most store-bought cleaning supplies as many of these have lots of chemicals or toxins. In fact, a recent article from Fortune revealed a recent study showed prolonged […]

Fighting Organic Inequality Right from Your Own Backyard: Blog Action Day

Every year, bloggers from around the globe get together on one particular day to lend their voices to an important global topic. This year’s topic happens to be inequality. In honor of Blog Action Day, I have chosen to blog about organic food and the reported inequality of access. Organic foods have gotten a bad rap […]

Want Organic Produce? Why Growing Your Own is the Best Option

If you ask, most people will tell you they’d rather eat fresh, non-GMO and organic food than food which has been sprayed by various chemicals and pesticides. With organic produce usually priced higher than other produce, families may feel that opting for organic is not always an option. But isn’t eating fruits and vegetables coated […]

The Difference Organic Food Can Make

Although some people may not want to admit it, our eating habits really do make all the difference in the world. What we eat not only has a direct impact on our personal health and well-being but it affects our children, our families, those we love, the economy, the amount of waste that gets generated […]

Valentine’s Day With An Organic Flair

Valentine’s Day is all about spending time with the ones you love. Whether you are sharing the evening with a special someone, or you have decided to spend the day with friends, or you are looking to pamper yourself a bit…one of the best ways you can do that is with an organic flair. Almost […]

Green and Organic: The Way Food Trucks Should Be

If you haven’t noticed, over the last few years, food trucks have been taking major cities and towns by storm. A few decades ago, the only kind of food truck you would have been able to find is the classic “roach coach”. And while I’ve had some pretty tasty food at a few of them […]

Simple Reasons to Start a Vegetable Garden

  Image by SteveR / Creative Commons We are very fortunate to live in a time where we have nearly instant access to food of all kinds. That is why when I talk about starting a vegetable garden and growing your own food people give me a strange look. Why spend your time dealing with […]

Taking Organic into the Bedroom

When someone starts talking about going organic you probably assume they are referring to eating organic fruits and vegetables. And while that used to be the case, going organic doesn’t stop in the kitchen anymore. Yes, you can have organically-grown fruits and vegetables….or even organic beef, chicken, milk, eggs, etc. But have you ever thought […]

Top Reasons To Buy Organic Products For Your Home

You’ve decided you want to make a change in your life and start living a little healthier. Excellent…there are many steps you can take to do that. One key step is to use organic products.  Many people swear by the benefits of organic products and the way they have changed their lives.   Besides, in […]