Food & Wine

Google "Dirty Dozen Foods" to learn highest concentration of pesticides in produce

What is a GMO and why should you care? How much pesticide is on your peach? Why should you even care if the wine you are drinking is organic? What kind of restaurants should you be supporting and why? Mrs. Green will shock, delight, inform and challenge you. Trust me.

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The Public Face of Seafood Watch

07.03.17

Ryan Bigelow, Program Engagement Manager, Monterey Bay Aquarium – Imagine having to manage all of the public facing aspects of the massive Seafood Watch Program including their…

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06.02.17
SEWAGE BREWAGE (or Poo Beer)

I don’t know where to begin telling this story. Let’s start with my observation about microbreweries. It seems that in every city I have visited lately, microbreweries are taking the world by storm with specialty brews in abundance. But imagine my surprise when I…

05.03.17
IS GREEN HIP?

My sincere and heartfelt thanks for the amazing and much appreciated feedback about my last newsletter – On Mind, Body, Spirit: Earth Day 2017. It felt great and made me believe that it is something many of us are hungry for. Hope you are remembering to feed your soul. Gentle reminders to follow.

04.11.17
Where’s the Beef? And the Pork? And the Healthy Pet Food?

The good news for the planet is that more and more people are becoming vegans and vegetarians or at the very least, cutting down on the amount of meat they eat. It’s good news for the planet because the methane produced from cows alone contributes to the acceleration of climate change so the less meat […]

04.10.17
178, 98 and 20 – Numbers You Should Know

When it comes to the Environmental Working Group’s annual Shoppers Guide to Pesticides in Produce, I am a victim of mixed emotions every year. Yes, of course I want to know which fruits and vegetables are laden with pesticides and which are not. But I never seem…

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Renee’s Organic Oven

1. Renee’s Organic Oven has the best, most delicious, healthiest spinach salad in all of Tucson, Arizona. And did I mention their creamy garlic and feta cheese dressing?
2. Renee’s Organic Oven serves delicious, healthy, organic menu items including meat, cheese, ice cream, tea, coffee & wine from local sources.
3. Renee’s Organic Oven is the First in Tucson to offer a gluten free pizza in addition to GF Carrot Cake, GF French Baguettes, and GF Bundt Cakes with the help of great gluten free local dedicated people at the Gourmet Girls!