Posts made in January, 2012

Selective Organic-ness: The Dirty Dozen

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in Your Family's Health | Comments Off

When my daughter began to eat baby food, I worried about what I was feeding her. Should I make her baby food at home? Should I be buying organic? But as a first-time mom, the sheer number of “important, life-shaping” decisions overwhelmed me, so I eventually succumbed to what was easiest & most familiar. Shortly after my second child started eating regular food, I came across an article online that listed “The 12 fruits and vegetables that contain the most pesticide residue.” The article said that by buying the organic versions of these 12 foods, you can eliminate up to 90% of your...

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