Easy Organic Recipes On A Budget

Cooking with organic foods can be one of the best things you do for yourself. The reasoning behind this is due to the fact that organic food is free of pesticides and herbicides that might be poisonous to you if ingested on a routine basis. When you have great ingredients like this, you want to know that you are making a recipe that is going to be something that you enjoy. A bad recipe just wastes the ingredients you spent all of that hard-earned money Read the rest of this entry »

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Why Regular Foods Are Not A Good Choice

Not everyone is firmly convinced that going organic is the right step to take when it comes to shopping for food. Most people will eat traditional regular food and doing so is not always the best strategy to follow. Regular food is commonly unhealthy. The standard food selections available on store shelves are commonly filled with processed ingredients. This is done to increase their shelf life. Meats and poultry often come from animals fed an unhealthy Read the rest of this entry »

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How To Switch To Organic Foods And Lose Weight

If you have been struggling to lose weight, then you may want to consider switching to an organic diet. Today’s food is filled with synthetic chemicals that can cause you to gain weight. Many of the so-called healthy foods contain synthetic chemicals also.

Switching to an organic diet can be challenging, but there are things that you can do to make it easier. Before you go shopping for organic food, you should go through your cabinets, freezer and refrigerator and remove any food that has expired. Read the rest of this entry »

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Tasty Organic Treats For Kids Of All Ages

Buying meat and produce free of pesticides and hormones is becoming a growing trend. To certify food as organic, it must be evaluated and certified by the USDA. Food products with the Organic seal must be at least 95 organic. Foods products that state they are made with organic products will not have the USDA Organic seal, but will be made with at least 70 organic products.

Providing healthy and chemical free snacks for your children may seem less appealing to your kids, but there are great tasting Organic snacks that they won’t know Read the rest of this entry »

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Why Organic Meat Better For Your Health

For countless generations human beings have consumed animal flesh for protein, but it wasn’t until the industrial revolution that this meat began to become toxic and unhealthy. Before corporate factory farms, animals grazed on the land, soaked in the sun, and enjoyed a much more pleasant existence until they were used to sustain human health.

Organic meat is clean meat you can trust and count on to be safe as nature intended. The regulations for Read the rest of this entry »

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How Ingredients In Regular Foods Can Dull Our Taste Buds

Everyone knows if you eat Atomic Red Hots, you’re going to have a red tongue. Think about that, red covering the surface of your tongue. What kind of chemical ingredient did that, and how did it affect your taste at that moment?

I started thinking about all the ingredients in our food these days and how they must affect our taste. Organic foods are grown without chemical pesticides and artificial fertilizers. They taste fresher and more alive than non-organic foods. Our taste buds have Read the rest of this entry »

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Avoid Hormones In Meats & Fish, Buy Organic

Almost every other day there is some new piece of news regarding hormones in our food sources. It’s known that plant estrogens can have an effect on the body, and it’s not yet clear whether they have adverse or positive effects yet. It is also not yet clear whether or not residual hormones found in some meat and fish have any unsavory effects yet.

Hormones, even in minute levels, can cause fluctuations in our bodies. Residual hormones found in meats and fish may do the same. There have been a few studies that indicate Read the rest of this entry »

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How To Replace Regular Foods With Tasty Organic Choices

Many people wonder how to make the switch from regular foods to organic foods. A great place to start is with fruits.
In a recent survey, over 97 percent of non-organic nectarines were found to contain pesticides. Over half of the nectarines found in most grocery stores contain formetanate hydrochloride. In large amounts, formetanate hydrochloride is fatal if swallowed. In smaller amounts it can cause irreversible eye damage. In very small amounts, formetanate hydrochloride can cause nausea, vomiting, dizziness and tremors. Over 85 percent of the nectarines sold in the Read the rest of this entry »

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