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Entries by Maria Rodale from 03/2010

It's Organic Manifesto Month!

| Posted 03.01.2010 | Healthy Living

I now have the newly printed copy of my book in my winter-chapped hands, and I am so excited for people to start reading it. Why? I think it's a game changer for the whole conversation about food, health, and the environment.

Growing Evidence That Chemical Agriculture Is Killing Us

| Posted 03.03.2010 | Healthy Living

A few more major studies have come out that show damning (and damaging) evidence about agricultural chemicals.

Is Our Sexuality (and Our Future) at Stake?

| Posted 03.08.2010 | Healthy Living

Many of our wells and waterways are contaminated with unsafe levels of atrazine, and the chemical has been linked to reproductive effects in humans.

I'm Going to Hollywood, Baby!

| Posted 03.10.2010 | Healthy Living

This week is Spring Break, but instead of going on a family vacation, I am taking my family to work with me in California. Since we are all American I...

French Toast--an Organic Breakfast Pleasure

| Posted 03.12.2010 | Healthy Living

It's time for a break from my relentless "manifesto-ing." It's time for breakfast! After all, it's hard to keep thinking big, hard thoughts without go...

Adventures with Dr. Phil and The Doctors

| Posted 03.17.2010 | Healthy Living

Last week I went to Hollywood to film a five-minute segment on the daytime TV show The Doctors. In a hidden at Paramount Studios, I confessed to Dr. Phil that I was nervous.

Disney Goes Organic! (In My Dreams)

| Posted 03.19.2010 | Healthy Living

After three kids, I finally got the timing right for going to Disney. Lucia, age 3½, is at the perfect age. She is right smack in the middle of her P...

The Long Awaited Return of Spring

| Posted 03.22.2010 | Healthy Living

It started with a scent wafting in my bedroom window as I was lounging in bed on Saturday--the smell of warm earth, clear air, and awakening woods. I ...

How to Build a Raised Bed

| Posted 03.24.2010 | Healthy Living

Raised beds are actually the easiest way to get started with a garden, since you just start right on top of the grass and bring in fresh soil and compost.

March Freezer Madness

| Posted 03.29.2010 | Healthy Living

While my husband's obsessed with who's going to win the Final Four, I'm making sure we eat everything in our freezer to make room for the season ahead.