Why Everyone Should Use Bamboo

Why Everyone Should Use Bamboo

Even though bamboo was first used in China around 118 B.C. and pandas have been eating it forever, it sort of became sexy with Colombian architect Simón Vélez at the turn of this century. Simón stated that bamboo was better than steel, and his style of building shook...
Are fermented foods really that good for you?

Are fermented foods really that good for you?

I begun my fermenting experiments 4 years ago. Little did I know that I would be following my great grandma’s footsteps. She was from Russia and fermented all sorts of things. As I child I would play in her underground pantry, where she kept all her fermented...
Know The Power of Your Purse

Know The Power of Your Purse

Hard to believe, but cosmetics manufacturers are not legally required to list any of the hundreds of chemicals used in cosmetics and fragrances. Research shows that many ingredients used in beauty products have links with cancer, congenital malformations, and...