There have been a lot of concerns surrounding childhood obesity as of late, which leads to concerns about our sugar consumption. While we always encourage the most natural sources of nutrition, stevia has been floating around the low-carb/low-sugar diet crazes as a safe and healthy alternative. Most folks think that stevia is just one plant! Contrary to popular belief however,…Continue
Added by The Little Seed on May 10, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments
Going 'Green' doesn't have to be some scary or difficult task. Simple and easy things can be done to make a difference in our lives and for our planet. One of the main components of CleanWell's Earth Day Challenge was to spread the word and ways to enhance an eco-friendly lifestyle. Therefore, we have compiled a list of the 3 easiest ways to be…Continue
Added by The Little Seed on April 12, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments
While vegan leather is an animal-friendly alternative to real leather, it can mean several different materials.
There are many other materials that can be used as leather alternatives. Some of these materials are:
Vegetan — a shop-owned trade name for one grade of microfibre
Added by The Little Seed on February 2, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments
While we always try to buy completely all-natural products, there are a few items that slip through the cracks. We read the ingredients in our foods, making sure they are made from organic ingredients, and that nothing synthetic or fake is going into our bodies. What about what is going ONTO our bodies? Many large skin and haircare manufacturers will put toxic…Continue
Added by The Little Seed on January 26, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments
It has long been said and believed that fish is just about the healthiest thing you can eat. Its often been reported that salmon carries cancer fighting agents, that fish oil keeps you laughing like you did when you were a kid, and a diet of fish and salad will keep you trim and fit.
All of these things may be true, but in recent years we have also become…
Added by The Little Seed on January 19, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments
Many of us don't have the option of putting our kids into a private school that in some cases can cost as must annually as college, not to mention the application process! However, our options are limited when it come to a good and safe school for our children that is public. Thus, we are starting to see a bigger trend in home schooling.
Just twenty years…Continue
Added by The Little Seed on January 12, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments
In recent years the idea of making our children's food healthier has gained importance - from home life to school. With growing rates of childhood obesity and malnutrition, it only seems natural that parents would be concerned. We have decided to bring the topic of school lunches to this week's Tackle Thursday platform.
Congress recently released…Continue
Added by The Little Seed on November 17, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments
Homeschooling children has often been associated with higher education (i.e. earninghigh school diplomas online, taking college courses via the internet etc.) or due todisabilities, discipline problems and or particular, personal family beliefs. But these dayshomeschooling seems to be on the rise. And now, homeschool teachers, curriculums andresources can be…Continue
Added by The Little Seed on September 15, 2011 at 8:00am — No Comments