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Fed Up - A Must Watch

I am definitely going to be tracking down this full documentary.  Start sharing this everywhere!


Fanmail: less is more

With the recent rise of the socially conscious consumer, it’s become second nature to enquire about the ethics undertaken in delivering the products we are thinking about consuming, whether it is scanning a list of ingredients in a meal, asking whether the produce is local sourced or bulk imported, whether the fish was caught in the wild or farmed, whether dodgy labour practices were involved in its production and delivery. 132 more words


How to Hide Palm Oil 101

Recently I heard someone bring  up Head n Shoulders and the palm oil controversy in which the corporation is involved.  And it got me thinking about when I first heard and investigated the source of palm oil about 3 years ago.   514 more words

thrifty thursday: fur real?

To fur or not to fur?  For me, the question has the same answer as many other conscious consumer quandaries.  Here is my checklist for feel good shopping: 607 more words