Monthly Archives: February 2011

We’re All Gonna Die Anyway?!

February 25, 2010 Yesterday I had lunch with a girlfriend, and I was telling her about the journey I’ve embarked on (to live more consciously). I told her I have recently learned that our body products are full of toxins, … Continue reading

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Magpie Café

February 24, 2010 Today I had lunch with a friend at Magpie Café, and man oh man, it was delish! The restaurant uses a mixture of organic, locally grown, and sustainable ingredients, to ensure everything is as fresh as possible. … Continue reading

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ROSS – Organic For Less?

February 21, 2010 I’ve been on a quest to find healthier alternatives to all of the body care products that I got rid of, when I realized they were full of toxins (see ‘Body Products – Strike 1’ & ‘Body … Continue reading

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Body Care an Oxymoron?

February 18, 2010 I’ve spent the last couple weeks researching all the various toxic ingredients that are typically located in body care products (they were in all of mine, at least), and I gotta tell you, the whole notion of … Continue reading

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All That Glitters Ain’t Good

February 16, 2010 I’ve just learned that all my body products are full of toxins. Great. So now I’m faced with the task of replacing them. Where to begin? Well since my “regular” items aren’t good, I must need to look … Continue reading

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Found Me a Farmers’ Market!

February 14, 2010 A couple of weeks ago I was visiting a friend in Fairfax, and she took me to the Farmers’ Market in San Rafael, which incidentally, is the biggest one I’ve ever been to. It got me thinking that … Continue reading

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Body Products – Strike 2

February 13, 2010 A few days ago I pulled a bunch of body products out of my bathroom cabinet to examine them for toxic ingredients, and they were all bad. So I took a picture of them, and put them … Continue reading

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Body Products – Strike 1

February 8, 2010  Okay, so I just recently learned about all the gnarly, neurotoxic, carcinogenic, jack-up-just-about-every-system-in-your-body chemicals that are found in almost every body product out there. Well I just pulled a big batch of body products out of my bathroom cabinet, … Continue reading

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Close, But No Cigar!

February 7, 2010 Yesterday I did a bunch of research about the ingredients in body products, and learned that many of them are quite toxic. Well today I examined the shampoo and conditioner that I’m currently using, and was quite disappointed. … Continue reading

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Body Products Are Full of Toxins?

February 6, 2010 For the past few days I have been researching what is in all the body products I use. The first ingredient I learned about was parabens, and what I learned disturbed me. However, I have since learned that … Continue reading

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