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50 Shades of Green: More Than Skin

Photo provided courtesy of La Ishá Natural & Organic Skincare, Sharon Gnatt Epel  After sitting with founder and CEO of La Ishá Natural & Organic Skincare, Sharon Gnatt Epel, I had a hard time ...
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50 Shades of Green: GMO 101

OMG, GMOs WTF? Genetically modified organisms are being talked about more and more these days, the subject gaining popularity by the many controversies surrounding the topic.  A genetically modified organism is...
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50 Shades of Green: The Taste Factory

Where do you imagine your food comes from, if you even think about it before you eat it? My first thoughts are gardens, trees, and farms- but if we are truly being honest with ourselves it probably comes from a...
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50 Shades of Green: Rumblings of a Ruminant

We've all heard of mad cows, cattle who are infected with Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), a neurodegenerative disease that causes the spongy deterioration of the brain and spinal cord.  When the outbrea...
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50 Shades of Green: Fodder for the Feed

If it walks like a chicken, sounds like a chicken, and looks like a chicken, then one should be able to safely assume it’s a chicken. What happens if that’s not the case, what if the chicken is more like the ra...
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50 Shades of Green: MPB meets MVP

Photo provided courtesy of Vice  You may recall an article  from last October covering Corbin Clay, a seasoned Denver craftsman vying for your votes in GQ and Ketel One "A Gentleman's Call" competition.  Th...
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50 Shades of Green: Green Eaters’ Mantra

In a time before there were designer farmer markets and natural/organic sections (Trader Joes, Whole Foods, Sprouts, etc…) food was organic, it wasn’t gown in waste sludge with pesticides and genetically modifi...
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50 Shades of Green: Out with the old…

And in with the new... We'll get organized this year, lose weight, exercise more, stress less, be nicer to our neighbors, and start recycling or some other various resolution that leads to the elusive path of t...
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50 Shades of Green: Time for a Change

As an expectant mother you never want to hear about one more chemical laden product that you need to avoid, the list is never ending: soaps, lotions, clothing, bottles, toys, laundry detergent etc…  So imagine ...
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50 Shades of Green: More Myrrh

Frankincense and myrrh, known as one of the gifts presented to the baby Jesus by the three wise men and a popular Christmas time scent, this precious liquid has been around for thousands of years.  During bibli...