Organic Living

How a Gas Glut got 100 People Arrested

“Climate Justice-FERC Action Day 1″ by Nick Lyell/Flickr, licensed under CC 2.0 by Sam Koplinka-Loehr, community organizer with Clean Air Council “Well, there’s a gas glut right now” is usually not the reason someone ends up in jail. And it definitely isn’t the sexiest reason to end up in jail. Gas glut sounds more like […]

Print Friendly Version of this pageGet a PDF version of this webpage
Read More

Maria’s Five Favorites: Things to Be Thankful For

Here are five things from Rodale’s that I’m thankful for this Thanksgiving: 1. Meat Thermometer. Because it lets you know when the turkey is done! 2. Aquarius Leggings. Because they’re made from sustainable hemp and organic cotton and let you look stylish on Thanksgiving but still have room to stuff yourself without your pants getting […]

Print Friendly Version of this pageGet a PDF version of this webpage
Read More

Cooking Up Delicious Memories

by the Rodale’s team Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away! Can you believe it? Time flies. And soon the holidays will have come and gone; but the good news is that the special memories made throughout this season can last a lifetime—especially those formed in the kitchen! To celebrate the good times shared while […]

Print Friendly Version of this pageGet a PDF version of this webpage
Read More

Dig In and Grow Your Own

by guest blogger Pam Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, best-selling author and expert on health, fitness, and nutrition As senior science advisor to Elements Behavioral Health, the largest national residential addiction-treatment program, I’m in the process of integrating a natural, whole-foods-based nutrition program to support lifelong recovery. Presently, I’m also working with Malibu Vista, a women’s mental […]

Print Friendly Version of this pageGet a PDF version of this webpage
Read More

GMOs and The Right To Know: We’ve Already Got It!

I completely support and admire the efforts of everyone around the country (and world) fighting the good fight and attempting to work through our government to give us the Right to Know about GMOs. But for the average consumer who just wants to keep GMOs out of his or her family’s bodies, there already is […]

Print Friendly Version of this pageGet a PDF version of this webpage
Read More

Maria’s Five Favorites: Holiday Gifts!

It’s November, which means the countdown to the holidays has officially begun. And despite the shorter days and colder temperatures, these weeks of holiday preparations are a fun time, because giving to others can make everything feel a little warmer and brighter. I’m already thinking about what I want to give friends and family this […]

Print Friendly Version of this pageGet a PDF version of this webpage
Read More

What?! Fish Can’t Be Organic?

by Lisa J. Bunin, PhD, organic policy director of Center for Food Safety That’s right. Neither wild fish nor farmed fish can be certified organic because no organic standards exist in the U.S. to regulate them. But that may be about to change—for the worse. Why? The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is currently proceeding […]

Print Friendly Version of this pageGet a PDF version of this webpage
Read More

Nurture, Nature, Neighborhood

By guest blogger Shelbi Stoneback, content manager at Rodale’s We’ve had a big year at Rodale’s. We’ve learned a few things about ourselves—who we are and who we want to be. Among other things, we discovered we want to be more fun! So Rodale’s has a new look! We’ve brightened up our appearance to add […]

Print Friendly Version of this pageGet a PDF version of this webpage
Read More