Organic Foods Being Bought Out by Big Foods. What Can We Do?

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Annie's Image from Wall Street Journal

If you haven't heard yet, Applegate is reportedly being bought out by Hormel, an Anti-GMO labeling company. This is not the first time a small organic company is being swallowed up big good giants. Annie's, Lara Bars, Burt's Bees, and now one of … [Continue reading]

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4 Natural Sleep Remedies that Work – Wellness Mama

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I go through periods where I have trouble falling asleep and sometimes I have trouble staying asleep. I've tried all sorts of things with different levels of success. Maybe you have, too. I recently found out we shouldn't take Vitamin D at night … [Continue reading]

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35 Indie Craft Fairs Every Etsy Sellers Should Visit

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I love craft fairs. My purse doesn't like it but that's another story. Besides finding unique handmade crafts to buy, I love talking to the handmakers. I love to chat with them about their story, background, and how are they doing. Many of them … [Continue reading]

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Furniture Retailers Starting to Eliminate Flame Retardants

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Image by Chaquetadepollo via Flickr My family room furniture is 14 years old. When we moved to our first house we lived without furniture for a year so we can save money to buy good great quality furniture that lasts. Well, time has come to replace … [Continue reading]

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Homesteading in the Winter, Just SURVIVING | Re-Grow Roots

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Desiree and Kalani - winter homesteading

Amazing EcoEtsy member Desiree Fleck of Re-Grow Roots (knitwear and more for the hippie, bohemian and folk at heart) lives in an egalitarian, intentional community called Oran Mor (the great song) where she works and plays with her communal family, … [Continue reading]

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Why You May Not Want a Side of Glyphosate On Your Plate and How to Avoid it

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By now you've heard about Monsanto and its deceiving practices of using genetically engineered seeds that can withstand their pesticides. Sounds like a nice way to monopolize the agricultural industry, doesn't it? Invent lethal pesticides and then, … [Continue reading]

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Valentine’s Day Red, White, and Black Linky Party – Join for a chance to Win $25

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Valentine's Day Linky Party

❤❤❤❤ Love is in the air ❤❤❤❤ Join our Red, White and Black Linky Party Use our Linky Tool to share you RED, WHITE and/or BLACK items.   Then share your linky with your Facebook Fans, Twitter Followers, Instagram Peeps and get as many likes as … [Continue reading]

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The Benefits of Drinking Water

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Check out this infographic from Mind Body Green on the benefits and myths of drinking water. Click the link to check out more facts about water and how much we need. ==> The Benefits of Drinking Water (Infographic). … [Continue reading]

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Men’s Valentine’s Day DIY Gifts Ideas

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Image: Crafting a Green World Valentine's Day is in two days. Are you planning to have a romantic dinner with your partner? Do you have a gift ready? No? Well, you have two days to get prepared! I know buying gifts is easier but don't you think … [Continue reading]

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