4 Ways to Feed a Pain in the @$$ Picky Eater

Children don’t have a penchant for sugar and garbage that will ruin their health. It is well-known that food manufacturers go to extraordinary lengths to infuse their pharmaceutical-esque frankenfoods with chemicals that excite dopamine in the brain effectively braking the feedback mechanisms that indicate satiety. The idea of ‘kid food’ is a modern invention by … More 4 Ways to Feed a Pain in the @$$ Picky Eater

Which Pesticides Are Safe?; André Leu, author of The Myths of Safe Pesticides and Member of the Monsanto Tribunal

To say that no other company is as hated as Monsanto is an understatement. The Monsanto name is toxic, driving away consumers who point to products like RoundUp, glyphosate and numerous GMO crops for health disorders ranging from autism and alzheimers to gluten intolerance and cancers. Our guest heretic is André Leu, author of The … More Which Pesticides Are Safe?; André Leu, author of The Myths of Safe Pesticides and Member of the Monsanto Tribunal

The Real Reason People Go “Crazy”; Nourishing the Whole Self with Deborah Pell Yaffee

If “science” doesn’t know about a cure, does it really exist? In this episode, we learn how science is finally starting to catch up with the “quackery” of vitamins in fighting mental disorders and diseases. Deborah Pell Yaffee has been a new age thinker longer than most of us have even been thinking about holistic health. … More The Real Reason People Go “Crazy”; Nourishing the Whole Self with Deborah Pell Yaffee

What’s the Difference between a Dietitian and a Nutritionist?

N.B.: Before I describe the differences between a dietitian and a nutritionist, please note that this post is going to ruffle a lot of feathers. If you already feel that you know everything about nutrition or otherwise are prone to getting angry and lashing out, then you probably shouldn’t be surfing the web much less reading this … More What’s the Difference between a Dietitian and a Nutritionist?

A Mouse Ate My Soap!

It is often said that you shouldn’t eat something that animals won’t eat. Soybeans immediately come to mind in this category as animals instinctively won’t eat it unless it is ground up into food that they normally would eat. Many processed foods also fit this category. People often notice that if they have processed food … More A Mouse Ate My Soap!

The Real Costa Rica?

OK. So we returned from our Costa Rica trip five weeks ago and, FINALLY, I’ve found some time to share both the disappointments and gems we encountered down there. Costa Rica is a beautiful country hailed for its eco-friendly attributes — lush rain forests, mountains, and pristine beaches. But it is equally ridiculed for its … More The Real Costa Rica?