Grocery Shopping Makes Me Angry
I used to love to shop—especially at the farmers market. All those rows of beautiful, colorful, fruit and veggies. You could find anything—everything! It was paradise. But the last few times I went shopping, I… [read] “Why Organic Food Is More Expensive”
Does Eating Vegan, Organic, or Gluten-Free Make You Healthier?
There are many different trends now in the food industry. Many Americans are becoming more aware of the current state of public health in this country, as well as of the… [read] “Healthy Food Choices”
The Lost Art of Preserving Food
I belong to a CSA and I sometimes find myself overwhelmed when large amounts of vegetables come in all at once. Although there are a variety of ways this produce can be preserved, I… [read] “Your Guide to Fermenting Vegetables”
How to make the best raw hummus ever!
I wasn’t crazy about raw hummus when I first tried it, I thought the uncooked garbanzo beans gave it a bitter aftertaste. I decided to do my own recipe, and after some… [read] “Raw Hummus Recipe”
Zucchini and summer squash display such rapid middle of summer growth that some gardeners sneak out at night and gift their surplus on local doorsteps. If you discovered a mountain of summer squash in your garden or on… [read] “Zucchini and Summer Squash”
The price of organic kale, collards, and broccoli are likely to continue to increase. So even if you have room for just a few containers on your deck or balcony, if you act quickly, you still have time to grow… [read] “Fall Container Gardening”
Carpet Cleaning is one of the most toxic things you can do in your home, both for the environment, and your own health. Here are some good alternatives to conventional carpet cleaning.
Steam cleaning your carpet is the number one… [read] “Natural Ways to Steam Clean Your Carpet”