Money Talks When GMOs Walk

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Chipotle has been in the press a lot lately for their decision to only use non-GMO ingredients in their restaurants. I’ve always been a big fan of Chipotle (mmmm, Cilantro-Lime Rice) but this makes me like them even more. So why are companies like Quaker, and their parent PepsiCo, shelling… 

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7 Ways to Keep Cats out of Your Garden

Keep Cats out of Your Garden: BrownThumbMama.com

Meet Neighbor Kitty. Isn’t he handsome? Over the years, he has “supervised” me on numerous garden projects, like planting asparagus and building a seed starting light. The only part I don’t like about sharing the garden with him is that he regards my raised beds as his own personal litterbox…. 

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What’s in Your Kids’ Lunch?

What's in Your Kids' Lunch: BrownThumbMama.com

This post was created as part of the Just Label It campaign, for which I am a financially compensated Labeling Advocate. The opinions are my own and based on my own experience. I’m fanatical about packing J-man’s lunch for school every day. With a sandwich on homemade bread, some veggies… 

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How to Get the Best Prices on Healthy Food

How to get the best prices on healthy food: BrownThumbMama.com

We always try to make healthy food choices, and make our own whenever we can. It’s hard to find good prices at health food stores, though, and organic food at our regular grocery store is crazy expensive. That’s why I’m excited to tell you about a new online store called… 

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“Hello, Mom? I quit my job today…”

“Hello, Mom? I quit my job today…” BrownThumbMama.com

Ever wondered what it would be like to utter those words? I can tell you–it’s great! Many of you know that I had a corporate job in addition to the blog and my essential oil business. I’m excited to share that I’ve left the corporate world and am blogging and… 

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