Dirty Dozen

17 04, 2015

12 Foods You Should Buy Organic

By | 2020-02-12T10:52:20-08:00 April 17th, 2015|Categories: Healthy Living|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Every year the Environmental Working Group figures out which of our foods are most highly contaminated with pesticides, and which are the most safe. Buying organic can be pretty pricy, so here is one way to make smart decisions when you shop. It’s simple! Only buy these if they are organic: The Dirty Dozen Plus*** 2015 [...]

11 01, 2013

Another Reason I Choose To Eat Organic!

By | 2020-02-12T10:52:52-08:00 January 11th, 2013|Categories: Healthy Living|Tags: , , , , |3 Comments

Organophosphates? Organo-what, you say? It may be a mouthful to say and is unfortunately in many of our mouthfuls of food. Organophosphates are one of the most common pesticides used on conventionally grown produce. Approximately 70%of the pesticides used in this country are organophosphates. They are most commonly used on apples, grapes and green beans as [...]

17 08, 2012

Which Foods Should You Buy Organic?

By | 2020-02-12T10:53:25-08:00 August 17th, 2012|Categories: Healthy Living|Tags: , , , |3 Comments

Organic Fruits and Vegetables Buying organic can be pretty pricy, so here is one way to make smart decisions when you shop. This may behold hat to many of you, but there are 2 lists that are published every year. One is called The Dirty Dozen. These are the 12 fruits and vegetables that are the [...]