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I just moved coast to coast to start a new adventure working for a safe beauty cosmetics company. Find out about my journey from Washington D.C. to Santa Monica, California!
Seafood Watch upgrades 21 groundfish species after sustainable fishing practices take place; showing massive turnaround in fish populations.
Last week I wrote about why ingredients used in cosmetics, 80% in fact, are untested and virtually unregulated. Our federal laws on toxic chemicals are clearly broken, but there are many companies making non-toxic beauty products. Here’s a brief overview of the issue and most important, what can we buy that’s safer? Are there hazardous chemicals found […]
The ingredients used in the products we rub on our skin, dab around our eyes, spray on our bodies, and massage into our scalp are—for the most part—unregulated. There isn’t a federal agency in charge of checking to make sure that these chemicals and finished beauty products are safe for long or short term use. In fact, approximately 80% of […]
Fonio, quinoa – what’s next?! Quinoa, unknown to many just five years ago, is a grain many American families now consider a weekly staple. But the cost of our food fads can impact the very farmers that bring us those crops. Spikes in demand run up prices for grains like quinoa and corn and the result is […]
I do my best to make environmentally friendly choices like buying a car that gets good gas mileage, organic fruits and vegetables, safer non-toxic products, I recycle, wash my clothes with cold water and more. And yet despite making all of these choices in my daily life, I own a smart phone, a laptop computer, […]