Why I Can't Have Philosophical Discussions With My Husband

"How, exactly, did you spray Off! into your own mouth?" my husband asked me.It's a legitimate question, I suppose. Spraying bug spray into anyone's mouth is weird, but in your own mouth? Yeah, that warrants an explanation....more

Pesticides and GMO Foods

Avoiding these foods for the most part, substituting with foods from the clean list and eating organic and/or homegrown produce whenever possible can substantially cut down on your exposure to pesticides. Keep in mind that corn and sweet potatoes are among those foods most likely to have been genetically modified....more

DEET-Free Bug Repellants for Kids

This summer I will be making my annual pilgrimage to my childhood home in Minnesota, which also happens to be the home of millions of pesky mosquitoes and ticks. ...more