December 16, 2012
As you know, I am committed to keeping GMOs out of my family’s gluten-free diet. With that said, I have finally resorted to making almost all of their food, and even though I am grain free, my husband and my girls are not.… Read more
December 3, 2012
Here is the start on my GMO/non-GMO Gluten-Free Food List as I contact gluten-free companies one by one while adding each response to this list. Keep in mind that if companies are certified with the Non-GMO Project, I will not be contacting them.… Read more
October 24, 2012
Jules Gluten-Free Flour has yet to make an official announcement, but I am hoping that she decides to eliminate the use of GMO corn in her flour while also informing her consumers of her poor choice in judgement and her willingness to right the situation.… Read more
July 16, 2012
Photo from SA_Steve’s Photostream on Flickr. This is something that I refuse to buy (available at Walmart) to take my own pictures, so I send mythanks to Steve for this picture!
I thought I saw it all until I saw Sweet Sue’s canned chicken circulate around Facebook.… Read more
March 31, 2012
UPDATE (22 April 2012):
As many have expressed after reading the following, buying local organic produce is more important than ever, and if you live in the US or Canada, the Eat Well Guide is an excellent resource when looking for a CSA, farmers market, farmers, and/or store that sells local, sustainable, and organic food that you can trust.
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February 4, 2012
Monsanto in the news again! Okay. Monsanto may not be in the news any more frequently than usual since it is the most hated company in the world, but this week, the Monsanto headlines are definitely attracting my undivided attention.
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May 20, 2011
We hear about GMO food more and more each day, but do we all really understand what GMO foods are, and more importantly, how they impact our health as well as our environment?
1) Here’s a great place to start: GMO 101: Everything Monsanto Doesn’t Want You to Know
2) Fact number ten of “Monsanto’s Dark History: 10 Facts You Should Know About Monsanto“ makes me furious:
“In March 1999, UK researchers at the York Laboratory were alarmed to discover that reactions to soy had skyrocketed by 50% over the previous year.… Read more
March 26, 2011
When I watched Food, Inc.
in December of 2009, I learned about Monsanto dominating the soybean industry with their patented GMO soybean that is resistant to herbicides of which destroy every plant except the genetically modified soybean plant. These genetically modified soybeans are resistant because an herbicide resistant gene taken from bacteria is injected into the soybean.… Read more