When Organic Isn’t Good Enough: Food Labels, Beyond Organic

It’s a problem more and more of us are beginning to face: You walk into your local natural food store, and find yourself disappointed with the selection. Frustrated with offerings nearby, I started driving a bit further to a very expensive natural food chain. I was so excited walking in, imagining my grocery cart piled … Continue reading When Organic Isn’t Good Enough: Food Labels, Beyond Organic

What’s in your body lotion? The Best Natural Skin Care Products

By Ali Wetherbee The skin is our body’s largest organ, accounting for about 8 pounds of the average adult. Because our skin is so porous, it absorbs nearly everything that comes in contact with it. That’s why natural skin care products are so critical to our health. Studies have found that skin absorbs more than 64% … Continue reading What’s in your body lotion? The Best Natural Skin Care Products

Organic Cranberry Sauce for Your Holiday Dinner

By Ali Wetherbee Nourishing World's owner, Kerrie, made this cranberry sauce for Thanksgiving dinner and her family loved it! Cranberries are one of the top sources of antioxidants, and are also rich in detoxifying compounds. Be sure to choose organic cranberries since conventional varieties have a high pesticide load. The gelatin from grass-fed cows makes the sauce nice and … Continue reading Organic Cranberry Sauce for Your Holiday Dinner

Eco-Friendly Gifts from Nourishing World

By Ali Wetherbee and Kerrie Bross The holiday shopping season is here! Check out these gift giving ideas that are Good for You and Good for the Planet! Want to save money and the planet? Buy three or more Envirosax Reusable Shopping Bags between now and December 31st and save 10% with coupon code GreenWrap! These handy … Continue reading Eco-Friendly Gifts from Nourishing World

Seven Ways to Host a Healthy & Sustainable Thanksgiving Gathering

By Ali Wetherbee 1. Who’s the star of the show? Turkey does not have to be front and center on your Thanksgiving menu! Although serving turkey has become a holiday tradition for many, others choose ham, chicken, lamb, or wild game. In fact, it is possible that even the very first Thanksgiving celebration did not … Continue reading Seven Ways to Host a Healthy & Sustainable Thanksgiving Gathering