Natural Food & Health News 9/12/14 – McDonald’s, Annie’s, and Sugar

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Busy week in food news: 9/5/14: Judge Rules Against HFCS Producers According to Yahoo! Finance, U.S. District Court Judge Consuelo B. Marshall denied a request by high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) manufacturers to pursue “claims against various farmers’ cooperatives and other sugar producers.” In 2012, those farmers filed a lawsuit to stop “corn processors’ advertising HFCS as […]

Review: e-cloth eBody Spa Collection

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I was sent product to facilitate this review; all opinions are my own. You may have heard of microfiber, those amazing cloths that are made of fibers so small that around 100 of them are the diameter of a single strand of human hair. They are absolutely amazing for kitchen use for gluten-free homes, because those […]

Tsunami: Back to School Dread

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Early this morning, I had this strange dream. I don’t dream a lot and I don’t often remember the rare times I do, so I thought it kind of strange. It didn’t become relevant  until later. In the dream, I was in Staten Island, NY – I have no idea why. It was dusk or […]

Earth Weave Carpet Mills Area Rug Giveaway

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Welcome to the Earth Weave Carpet Mills Area Rug Giveaway, hosted by the Green Moms Network. Today we’re excited to share a truly safe carpet company with you, and offer you the chance to win one of their safe, non-toxic and natural area rugs! When you’re thinking about re-carpeting your home, what are the things […]

Natural Food & Health News 9/5/14 – MMR/Autism #CDCWhistlelower #HearThisWell

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Unseasonably hot with no AC, and rain before I could get rain gear! It’s been a week of unpreparedness. Here’s the news; 9/1/14: #HearThisWell Campaign Launches to Counter CNN’s Elizabeth Cohen CNN reporter Elizabeth Cohen recently stated, “some people don’t hear this well- vaccines do not cause autism.” The Examiner reports on an organized effort created by parents […]

6 Ways to Teach Your Child Time

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I received Zingo! to facilitate this review; all opinions are my own. Counting is difficult for my daughter, and translating minutes or counting by 5′s is a big challenge as well. This makes telling time a real challenge. Together with the amazing math teachers at Seven Gen, however, Amelia has learned to tell time, but it always […]

Natural Food & Health News 8/29/14 – GMOs, vaccines, autism again

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It’s been a good week – nothing says “good week” better than your child having a good first day at school! Here’s this week’s news 8/28/14: Hawaii Judge Rules Against GMO Reg’s Capital Press is reporting that in Hawaii, a federal judge “has invalidated a Hawaiian county’s regulations for genetically modified organisms, but has affirmed that […]

Creating a Baby-Safe World

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One of my main missions in writing Mom-Blog is to help you raise your kids safely, protecting them from toxins, chemicals, and unsafe foods and more. To help you, I do a few things: Share with you want I know about how to eat clean and living a nontoxic life. Provide you tips and hacks to […]