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Food Crimes: Ohhh… Honey…… I like it raw…

That is, my preference for honey is unprocessed, unadulterated, and in other words raw. Raw honey appears opaque, thick, yellow. I feel like I’m getting the real thing. The thinner honey is questionable to me because many companies mix their … Continue reading

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Food Crimes: Lavender Misdemeanors

I like lavender, I do. In calming oil, in the vapor misting at the yoga studio, and in my shower gel. I have a few bushes in my yard, love to pick a sprig or two for the patio and … Continue reading

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Food Crimes: How PSL Saved My Life.

We’ve all had those days. For one reason or another, we didn’t get enough sleep, on the verge of exhaustion, or worse – near ill, but we need to make it through, we need to show up and be functional. … Continue reading

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Food Crimes: Always Ask a Local

What I learned traveling is to not settle for the food that is offered to most tourists, but to ask a local. By doing this, I’ve eaten at the most wonderful places. Recently I visited the San Juan Islands; while … Continue reading

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Food Crimes – Sugar: The other white treat

A little sugar never hurt anyone. The problem is that it’s in EVERYTHING!  Don’t believe me – read your labels.  If it’s not listed as “sugar,” it’s listed as: Beet sugar Blackstrap molasses Brown sugar Buttered syrup Cane juice crystals … Continue reading

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Food Crimes: Inside Nutella

Did you know a woman sued Nutella and WON?  She claimed Nutella falsely advertised the product as a healthy choice. She fed it to her child, believing in its healthy benefits. I’m not fan of nutella or their advertising. I’ve … Continue reading

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