The Shocking Truth About GMO’s {Going Greener}

Truth about GMOs

I don’t watch a lot of tv… my kids make sure of that! But the other day I sat down to do laundry and was looking for a show on Netflix when I came across a documentary called GMO OMG that peeked my curiosity! It’s 90 minutes long, but thanks to being a mother of three boys, I took me about 4 hours to finish it. The joys of parenting! All kidding aside, this movie … [ READ MORE ]

Teflon and Maraschino Cherries {Going Greener}

Polytetrafluoroethylene, or PTFE, AKA Teflon

Almost every family has at least one Teflon pan in their kitchen! My parents always used Teflon pans when I was growing up. And I’ve always had a few also! When I got married, my husband told me (while using my favorite Teflon pan) that it was bad to use Teflon. He said that it breaks down and gets into the food (especially as the pan gets older). I had … [ READ MORE ]

Vapor Rub, Bare Feet, and My First Series {Going Greener}

going greener

Since everyone in my house has been sick all week, I was going to post about putting vapor rub on your feet. And while I was researching about how our feet absorb things, I came across this post that freaked me out: Soles of our feet – what and how much can they absorb topically? This post mentioned 2 things that really got me thinking and Googling:

First, it said Vick’s VapoRub was “a product … [ READ MORE ]