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Chocolate for a Cause

Rescue Chocolate is not only organic, vegan, fair-traded and certified kosher — all the things conscious shoppers want in their treats — but it’s delicious and the company gives 100% of the net profits to animal rescue groups around the U.S.! Each flavor represents a different rescue issue, and the chocolate bar names are creative: […]

Saturday, October 12th, 2013

Snacking on Superfoods

It’s been fun experimenting with new organic superfoods lately, with Navitas Naturals serving as one of the main companies I purchase from.  Tart goldenberries from South America supply Vitamin A, fiber and protein. Even tastier for snacks and smoothies are goji berries, full of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidant-rich mulberries. Coconut fans will love some of […]

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

Couple Transforms Their Lives, Creates Healthy Lifestyle Business

This article was written by Tiffany Janay, one of the creators of Organic Blood, a healthy lifestyle company which has recently relocated to Atlanta. My name is Tiffany Janay, and seven years ago my husband, Malik Zakee, and I decided to quit our jobs and never go back so that we could be full-time free […]

Sunday, July 21st, 2013

Organic Products by Conscious Marley Family

Ziggy Marley and siblings are carrying on the humanitarian traditions of their hugely famous father Bob Marley. Ziggy does everything from writing children’s books and performing conscious music to now running Ziggy Marley Organics. The company makes Coco’Mon, a line of organic, gluten-free, non-GMO coconut oils. The prices are high, but the flavors sound amazing […]

Sunday, May 19th, 2013

Dragonfruit – A Purple Superfood Snack

Navitas Naturals’ new organic Dragonfruit Slices unleash the sweet flavor of the tropical superfruit in a chewy, dried-fruit leather style. The exotic-looking Dragonfruit has a well-rounded nutrition profile that includes omega 3’s, antioxidants, protein, iron, fiber, and an abundance of vitamins and minerals. Navitas, a Gold sponsor of Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim, CA, […]

Sunday, May 12th, 2013

Spirulina Saves the Day

Green drinks and powders are all the rage, and in health-conscious crowds there are frequent social media posts about kale, chard and other leafy greens. Spirulina, a blue-green microalgae, may not sound or taste appetizing, but it’s known for being incredibly nutrient dense and high in protein. It also boosts the immune system and reduces […]

Sunday, April 14th, 2013

Eco-Friendly Cars Emerging

With the high price of gas and the worsening state of the environment, it’s hard to not be jazzed about buying an eco-friendly car. I liked this fun video by Eco-Vegan Gal, who joined Jason Wrobel at the L.A. Auto Show and did an informal review of the newest eco-conscious vehicles. The Ford Fusion was […]

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Attack of the Desserts

One of the best parts of being a blogger is the diversity of foods we are lucky enough to sample. Somehow Hail Merry got in touch, and within a few weeks I was part of the research and development team, munching on delicious macaroons in creative flavors like strawberry almond and caramel sea salt! The […]

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

New Co-op in San Diego?

A bit of news in the words of Teagen McClain, activist extraordinaire: Today there is an exploding interest in eating organic, locally sourced, plant- based foods. People all over are demanding more vegetarian and vegan choices. More than ever we all want fresh, nourishing, delicious food! You don’t have to be a vegetarian or long-time […]

Friday, September 14th, 2012

Healthy Summer Fun in San Diego!

America’s Finest City is becoming more veggie-friendly each year, and there is no better time to check out new sites and events than in the gorgeous days of summer. The First San Diego County Raw Health Fair hosted by KALE University is this Saturday, July 28 starting at 10 am in La Mesa. The free […]

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012