Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Many companies today claim that their products are “pure” “natural” and “organic”. Consumers often believe this despite the fact that this information is often misleading. In the United States, no legal standards exist for natural or organic hygiene products. Companies often use false information that is misleading to the… Read More Do You Use Organic Hygiene Products?
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother After doing some research, I found out that the fruits and vegetables that are displayed at my local grocery store may be covered with the following: – bug killers, – fungicides, – and other toxins. Research conducted by the U. S. Department of Agriculture and Food and Drug Administration… Read More The Dirty Dozen And The Clean Fifteen
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother I am always interested in and concerned about global warming. Recently, I read an article that I found disturbing concerning this matter. As a mother with three young children, this type of information leaves me wondering about the safety of their future. Did you know that Carbon Dioxide Emissions… Read More Global Warming
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Mmmm………Do you love coffee as much as I do? If so, continue reading! During a recent trip to my local grocery store, I discovered coffee filters that were made from 100% natural beige paper. For as long as I can remember, I have been purchasing bleached, white coffee filters.… Read More The Benefits Of Using Unbleached Coffee Filters
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Did you know that glass baby baby bottles are becoming popular with parents once again? These bottles were very popular for many years until the plastic bottle became available in the early 1990’s . I have always used the glass bottles to supplement breastfeeding with all my children. It… Read More The Benefits Of Using Glass Baby Bottles: Plastic Vs. Glass
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Does your family drink milk? If you are serving your family milk, you may want to consider the following information. Facts on Canadian Milk and Milk Products: -Canada does not allow the use of growth hormones to increase milk production in cows. -In Canada, no added growth hormones are… Read More The Benefits of Drinking Organic Milk
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Several years ago, during my yearly cleaning ritual of the kitchen cupboards, I said good riddance to the last plastic containers that had been lingering around. I purchased glass containers to replace the plastic ones. I use them for everything to storing food in the freezer, packing snacks, and… Read More The Benefits of Using Glass Containers