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Natural Inquirer is a free magazine for kids of varying ages. Simply setup an account with mailing address and select what issues you want mailed to you. There are series for three different age ranges: Pre-K through 2nd grade, Upper Elementary and Middle School and […]
“Not only did the study determine that a tiny amount of sunscreen is all it takes to begin damaging the delicate corals — the equivalent of a drop of water in a half-dozen Olympic-sized swimming pools — it documented three different ways that the ingredient oxybenzone breaks the coral down, robbing it of life-giving nutrients and turning it ghostly white”
It takes 2,500 gallons of water to produce on pound of beef. This is due to the corn and feed that must be grown to grow a cow through it’s lifetime. So next time you eat a hamburger, remember that it is equivalent to taking 25 showers (625 gallons of water). Most people eating a standard American diet eat twice this amount of meat every day. The water wastage and amount of crop area needed to grow this kind of animal feed is mind boggling.
ABCTVCatalyst is an Australian documentary film company that graciously posts their full episodes to youtube. I aways enjoy their productions and felt the need to share this one in particular. “Thousands of chemicals are used in everyday products – in our water, our food and […]
The pet food industry is highly unregulated, making the sources of animal protein questionable. It isn’t an industry that I care to support as a vegan. We began researching what dogs actually eat and it turns out that most of the calories in major dog food brands come from plant sources (albeit not the greatest quality or sources, but plant based regardless). A small percentage…
We have loved living in the desert for over 5 years. We even bought a house here. My husband and I are both restless people, preferring to be on the move rather than stuck in one place for too long. I guess that is what […]
It is very possible that any non organic food you eat has neonicotinoids, a systematic poison, in every cell of the plant. Animals you eat who are fed with non organic feed may have accumulated amounts of this poison in their bodies. The water that we […]
I recently started eating Raw Vegan, following the 80-10-10 nutritional plan. This way of eating is described as consuming mostly all raw fruits and veggies. The percentage of calories from plant food is 80%, from plant based protien 10% and from plant based fat 10% […]