The Lowdown on Canola Oil

Here’s the lowdown. Think your cooking oil is safe and healthy? Canola oil producers claim that it’s the healthiest oil you can use, but science begs to differ. Unless significant weight gain and diminished memory are your idea of good health! This article was slightly adapted from an original article written by Sayer Ji of … Read moreThe Lowdown on Canola Oil

Organic foods have healthier fats, more nutrients and fewer toxic chemicals than conventional foods

 We’ve known for quite some time that there’s a huge difference between organic food and conventional products. Organic bashers like Jon Entine might tell you there’s nothing to worry about, yet research says otherwise. A recent study performed by England’s Newcastle University on ecological agriculture cuts straight to the chase, proving that organic products have … Read moreOrganic foods have healthier fats, more nutrients and fewer toxic chemicals than conventional foods

Meet the Nation’s First School District to Serve 100% Organic Meals

http://www.commondreams.org/news/2015/08/19/meet-nations-first-school-district-serve-100-organic-meals “This program successfully disrupts the cycle of unhealthy, pre-packaged, heat and serve meals that dominate school kitchens.” by Nadia Prupis, staff writer The Conscious Kitchen prepares a lunch at Bayside MLK Jr. Academy. (Photo: Turning Green) When schools in California’s Sausalito Marin City District return to session this August, they will be the first … Read moreMeet the Nation’s First School District to Serve 100% Organic Meals