Health

I’ve gone back to Costco, here’s why…

By |November 8th, 2015|

It’s been three years since we began our organic journey and our family has benefited in so many ways. I spend a lot of time researching food and how we […]

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Chocolate Candy

By |October 23rd, 2015|

By Julia Vinokur
Since we have no sugar in our household, and we try to avoid it everywhere else, I always try to find new recipes for cakes, candies and pies. […]

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Protein Packed Chocolate Super Food GF Pancakes – perfect for back to school!

By |August 31st, 2015|

By Eileen Lorio
I often get asked what I recommend for breakfast to boost protein intake as an alternative to egg dishes or oatmeal (both of which I recommend, see previous […]

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5 Ideas For A ‘Greener’ Birthday Party!

By |June 19th, 2015|

Children’s birthday parties seem to have taken on the role of a major event in a child’s life. It might seem obvious that they would, but it hasn’t always been the […]

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How To Fight a Strep Throat Infection

By |March 23rd, 2015|

By Julia Vinokur

I wanted to write a post on Strep Throat and how we managed to fight it without antibiotics.  As you may know, Strep is a very contagious disease […]

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The Dangers of Topical Steroids

By |November 17th, 2014|

By Loren McCormac

How it all started

My son Kline, age 5, was prescribed topical steroids at 4 months old for mild eczema.  We were first prescribed them from Klime’s dermatologist and […]

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Mama’s Guide to Kicking the Colds

By |November 14th, 2014|

By Alyssa Rodas

At the beginning of every school year, I find myself making a game plan for keeping my family healthy. With the best of intentions I vow to make […]

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Cost Comparison: Conventional vs. Organic Food Products

By |June 19th, 2014|

By Julia Vinokur

Some of my friends have asked me to give them an estimate on prices for conventional food products vs. organic.  Table below is in progress, but I decided […]

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What to Do to Eliminate Allergies and Asthma Without Medications or Injections

By |June 15th, 2014|

By Dr Risa M. Sloves
Did you realize that more than 50 million people in the United States-yes, that is 1 in 5 people- suffer from allergies and many millions more […]

Stop Poisoning Our Kids on the Beach – 4 Non-Toxic Sunscreens

By |May 23rd, 2014|

Summer is here and this is the time where we find ourselves in the sun most of the day.  Our skin can absorb chemicals into the blood stream so before you […]