The Tiny Bead That's Ruining Our Water
Microbeads have been losing popularity for years due to their negative impacts on the environment. Don’t know what microbeads are? You’re not alone. Microbeads are tiny plastic beads that have been used in beauty products for years. They are used as an exfoliating particle to slough off dead skin and range in products from body scrubs and facial cleansers to moisturizers and even toothpaste.
Holiday Celebrations, Without Regret
THE HOLIDAYS ARE HERE!!! As everyone celebrates with gifts and tasty temptations everywhere, it can be harder than usual to get all of the nutrition you need and avoid bad foods. However, there’s nothing wrong with indulging a little! It’s all about balance and you shouldn’t ever feel deprived. This holiday season, it’s easy to make all your favorite treats just by making a few small substitutions in your recipes. Check out our favorites below!
Your body will thank you for treating it kindly by making these few small substitutions, and your taste buds won’t be able to tell the differences! Don’t feel bad about indulging a little, especially when spending time with family and friends! Have a safe and happy holiday season!
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Have you ever heard of the ideology of carnism? Are you aware that it is a common belief system held throughout the entire world? It’s a scary thought that we may have ingrained belief systems that we may not even know about. Celebrated speaker and psychologist Dr. Melanie Joy explains what carnism is in this brief TED talk.
For many people, the idea of going vegan has many drawbacks and concerns over having to restrict what you eat to an extreme degree. Perhaps in the past this might have been true, but recent advancements and interest in the vegan world have led to many healthy advancements and alternatives in some of our favorite non-vegan products such as vegan cheese, mock meats, and milk alternatives including almond milk, cashew milk, hemp milk, and more.
In the span of just one year, Don Thompson has gone from being the CEO of McDonald’s to the polar opposite- a plant based startup called Beyond Meat that specializes in creating healthy, nutritious, non meat products such as burgers, chicken strips, and more.
It’s no secret that McDonald’s sales have been dropping recently. Despite numerous efforts to turn things around, business has been declining steadily for the fast food giant. Promotions such as the breakfast menu being provided all day and “healthier” food options just aren’t cutting it any more for McDonald’s. Globally, sales have dropped by 2.3% as McDonald’s struggles to find it’s place in the changing world of food.