If you aren’t yet convinced that you simply MUST buy your meat directly from a farmer you trust or at the very least an organic food company that employs humane animal husbandry practices, then this AP article on the wire today should hopefully give you the kick in the pants you need to make this important change to your shopping habits.
The Healthy Home Economist holds a Master’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Mother to 3 healthy children, blogger, and best-selling author, she writes about the practical application of Traditional Diet and evidence-based wellness within the modern household. Her work has been featured by USA Today, The New York Times,
I get asked a lot how I manage to make basically everything we eat from scratch and still have the time to take a shower everyday. It’s not as difficult as you might think to prepare quality food 3X every day for a family of five. In fact, I am certain I spend at least half what most families our size spend buying and preparing processed foods in their home.
Back in the Spring, I blogged about how ridiculous this whole swine flu pandemic thing was. This media created pandemic did nothing but make money for the pharmaceutical companies with the completely useless, totally unnecessary, and downright dangerous H1N1 vaccine. The sad truth is that large corporations are very adept at manipulating the media to increase their profits and the pharmaceutical companies are total pros at this profit making strategy.