Tag Archives: organic

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How to Make a Better (and Healthier) Cup of Coffee

Well hello there! Walker here: husband, father and coffee lover and I wanted to wish you Happy National Coffee Day! In the holistic health community, coffee doesn't always get a...

Sep, 29 2016 by Walker Jordan

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Wellness

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Guest Post: Top Five Reasons to Go Organic

As a new mom and holistic nutritionist at the Canadian Health Food Association, something I keep in mind when grocery shopping is where the food I bring home comes from...

Sep, 17 2016 by Michelle Book

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Detox

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A JOYOUS tea and giveaway!

Dear joyous readers, As you might already know, I'm a tea drinker and have been recommending tea to my clients and on the blog for as long as I can...

Sep, 16 2014 by Joy McCarthy

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Beauty, Detox

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Gluten-Free Cauliflower Crust Pizza & Arugula Apple Almond Salad + Dessert

  My dear friend and nutritionista sista Elaine has been raving on about this cauliflower pizza crust she makes (however, she has yet to make it for me -- hint...

Nov, 12 2012 by Joy McCarthy

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Desserts, Gluten Free

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Roasted pumpkin soup with cumin and nutmeg

  I'm sure you've eaten pumpkin countless times in the form of pie? Or perhaps even experimented with pumpkin seed butter on toast? Which by the way has the same...

Oct, 24 2011 by Joy McCarthy

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Healing, Recipes

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Five Common Food Additives You Won’t Find in Organic Food

In celebration of organic week, I wanted to share some important information with you in today's post.  These days, most food producers target consumers by trying to convince us that...

Sep, 19 2016 by Joy McCarthy

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Wellness

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The Dirty Dozen and Clean Fifteen for 2016

Each year, I wait for the Environmental Working Group’s Dirty Dozen and Clean Fifteen with baited breath. How many pesticides will my favourite fruits and veggies be sprayed with? Will...

Apr, 13 2016 by Joy McCarthy

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Detox, Wellness

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Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 for 2013

  UPDATE: See our rundown of the Dirty Dozen list for 2014 Good day Joyous Readers! Great news! The Environmental Working Group has just updated the dirty dozen and clean 15 list...

Apr, 24 2013 by Joy McCarthy

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Wellness

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Gluten-free Chocolate Quinoa Cookies

These cookies are gluten-free, vegan and absolutely delicious. If you have preconceived notions that gluten-free baked goods are like eating cardboard, then you MUST try this recipe. Not only are...

Nov, 7 2011 by Joy McCarthy

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Recipes, Salads and Snacks