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Junk News: Make your own Laundry Detergent
I love “cheap” stuff…and it’s even better when the cheap stuff is high quality and WORKS!! Now, I haven’t tried this yet but as soon as I get the ingredients, I surely will!!
My Castor Oil challenge is going so well (gotta update you soon) that I’m on a DIY (Do It Yourself) roll!! So if you try this out before I do, please let me know how this works and how much money you save!!
I can’t wait to hear from you!
and always remember…if you’re going to consume junk, it might as well be Healthy Junk!
Tax junk food, but also subidize veggies | Grist.
This is a very interesting idea…especially the part about taxing soda, which is one of the worst junk foods ever.
Read the article and let me know what you think. You know Pepsi and Coke and going to have a fit over this!
I just read this and had to post it to you. Here’s an excerpt from Perez’s post:
After leaving her Jenny Craig regiment, the former Cheers cast member started to indulge in all the things she was never allowed to have. “My food demons are Chinese food, sugar, butter. A lot of butter.“
Didn’t I just talk about Chinese food (or Chinese-American, to be more specific) the other day? Yep, sure did.
Now there are a lot of things that Kristie can do AND STILL KEEP HER JUNK!! One really good instance is with butter. Instead of regular butter, she can use organic ghee. According to food-india.com, Ghee is a clarified butter without any solid milk particles or water. Now as far as the sugar…we’ll definitely talk about that more in Healthy Junk. Why? Because this entire post is about sugar and the control of it. Continue reading
Pharmaceuticals found in fish across U.S. – Health care- msnbc.com
it makes you wonder what to eat! Don’t worry. Healthy Junk will help you out in this regard too.
Sugar Is Back on Food Labels, This Time as a Selling Point – NYTimes.com
HFCS is the devil!! I will tell you that over and over again. But scientists are right….too much sugar isn’t good – no matter where it comes from! I’ll talk about it more in my next post. In the meantime, enjoy this!! Whoo hoo!
Crayons vs. markers | Seventh Generation
Yes, this blog is called Healthy Junk but as you will realize, once you start to eat healthy, you begin to live your entire life on a healthy foundation.