Monthly Archives: June 2011

Genetically Modified Food Should be Labeled!

Today I want to share a few more thoughts related to my Monday post Why You Should be Concerned About Roundup.  The message I wanted to get through on Monday was that a) glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, has … Continue reading

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Why You Should Be Concerned About Roundup

On Friday my boyfriend sent me a link to a very interesting article in the Huffington Post titled “Roundup:  Birth Defects Caused by World’s Top-Selling Weedkiller, Scientists Say.”  If you have the time, I strongly encourage you to read the … Continue reading

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To “D” or not to “D”…

…that is the question…okay, pretty lame, I know.  But today I want to talk a little bit about Vitamin D, which has been getting a lot of press lately, both positive and negative.  First off, when you hear all the … Continue reading

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Nia Shanks’ Beautiful Badass

You all know I am a big fan of women lifting heavy weight.  So today I want to tell you about a product recently completed by Nia Shanks called “Beautiful Badass.”  I do not know Nia personally, but I have read her … Continue reading

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Goals!

What a nice weekend we had here in New England.  On Saturday I was up at 4:15 AM (yes, four fifteen!) to go to a race with my boyfriend.  He was doing a half ironman (actually, “ironman” is a branded race, … Continue reading

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The New Government Food Plate and Dairy

So a few weeks ago the government introduced a replacement for the food pyramid, which was revised in 2005 and only seemed to confuse people (you know, the one with the vertical segments and a person running up the side … Continue reading

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Why You Can’t Lose Weight

Life is a bit busy for me right now with my mom visiting from Michigan so today I am going to link you to a great piece written by Brandon Alleman titled Why You Can’t Lose Weight.  Brandon also has … Continue reading

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Soy, part 2

Today’s post is going to have to be short as my mom is coming to visit and I have a lot of stuff to do to get my house ready for her arrival.  Doesn’t matter that I am almost 50, … Continue reading

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Soy: Health Food or Health Hazard?

Soy is a subject that I have been wanting to blog about for a while, but needed the time to read and research and compose this post.  Soy products are becoming more and more prevalent in today’s supermarkets.  Soy milk … Continue reading

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Garage Sales, Tornadoes and Lunges

So, for those of you who read my post last week, you know I had a monster of a garage sale on Saturday.  It could not have been a more perfect day for a sale…low 70’s and sunny.  It was a … Continue reading

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