Posts tagged local food movement


How Eating Eco-Friendly Makes You a Good American

It’s not often that patriotism and environmental consciousness are directly related–at least, not in the public eye. With that said, loving your country and taking care of its environment don’t have to be mutually exclusive when it comes to how you live or eat. Here are some ways that going green is good for the …

What is the 100-Mile Diet?

Have you ever thought about what it would be like to leave processed food behind and just live off the land around you? Can you picture a life of fresh local vegetables and fruit instead of pre-packed dinners shipped halfway across the country? It’s hard to believe that it’s even possible today, but getting everything …

25 Places to Find Raw Food Diet Recipes

Chances are, you’ve heard about the nutritional and environmental benefits that raw food diet recipes can have. Maybe you’ve even joined the local food movement by picking up some fresh fruits on occasion at your local market. But could you really commit yourself to eating only raw food? Sure, you love your body and the …

The 10 Most Eco Friendly Foods You Can Buy at the Grocery Store

Take a second to think about your last search for eco friendly foods in your neighborhood store. Was it easy? Was it free of confusion? Let’s be honest: every aisle is packed with an overabundance of choices. On top of that, you’ve got unclear packaging descriptions, incomplete nutritional information and some puzzling points of origin. …