Category Archives: organic food

Remove Roundup Ready Food from Your Cooking

Remove Roundup Ready Food from Your Cooking
Roundup, the most widely used herbicide in the country, is sprayed on everything from cotton to canola, lawns to golf courses. So it stands to reason that the stuff winds up in our air and water. But when you’re eating “Roundup Ready” food, as in, food that’s been genetically modified to withstand all those dosings of Roundup, you’re eating it too. That’s problematic because scientists are learning that Roundup affects defensive enzymes our bodies .

Russian Scientists Find Third Generation of Hamsters Sterilized by GM Soy

Hot off the press GMO research study shows alarming birth defects, sterility, and infant deaths in animals fed this food commonly found in human diets. Why has this food been dumped in the EU, yet not in the US? Closely tied to the production of GM crops is the use of the herbicide Roundup, which contains glyphosate. Monsanto’s Roundup is the most widely used herbicide in the world, and contrary to the popular belief .

Beauty Remedy – Walnuts

Rich in oil, walnuts make for extra-gentle sloughing. Blend 1/4 cup shelled walnuts or walnut hull powder, 1/2 cup olive oil (for extra emollients), and a tablespoon of honey (to seal moisture into your skin) in a food processor set on a slow speed, creating a fine-particle scrub. Standing in the shower (if you’re scrubbing your feet) or over a sink (if it’s for your hands), work the mixture thoroughly over your skin for .

Farmers Market is not just good food but family fun!

Farmers Market is not just good food but family fun!
When we go to our local farmer’s market, we not only expect to get good, locally grown organic food but good value too. We found even more at the Leucadia/Encinitas Farmers’ Market – entertainment (local acoustical guitar artists) and people truly interested in putting out quality prepared products and foods as well. One such individual is Pete Katolick of Pete’s Cakes and sauces. Pete has a passion about the fruit toppings he prepares with .