Lifestyle http://deliciousliving.com/taxonomy/term/1991/more en Building community with bees http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/building-community-bees <div class="field-byline"> Jenna Blumenfeld </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As much as bees interact with each other within a hive, beekeeper Damian Magista has found he can interact with and educate people through his bees. Magista sat down with Organic Connections, the magazine for Natural Vitality, to talk about his unique approaches to beekeeping and honey production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/building-community-bees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/building-community-bees#comments Green Living Tue, 11 Sep 2012 23:07:00 +0000 269671 at http://deliciousliving.com Yes, you can afford organic http://deliciousliving.com/organic/yes-you-can-afford-organic <div class="field-byline"> Interviews by Dana Anderson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Higher prices of organic products are still a deterrent for many shoppers. These expert tips can help you fit organic into your budget. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/organic/yes-you-can-afford-organic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/organic/yes-you-can-afford-organic#comments Organic Food and Beverage Wed, 29 Aug 2012 17:31:00 +0000 267321 at http://deliciousliving.com Organic-farming stats you should know http://deliciousliving.com/organic/organic-farming-stats-you-should-know <div class="node-body article-body">We're always hungry for some compelling stats on organic. 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But here's why to be sure to make sure it's organic. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/produce/5-reasons-buy-organic-apples" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/produce/5-reasons-buy-organic-apples#comments Nutrition Organic Natural and Organic Mon, 27 Aug 2012 22:43:00 +0000 266931 at http://deliciousliving.com 5 organic baby food picks http://deliciousliving.com/organic/5-organic-baby-food-picks <div class="node-body gallery-body">Pick the finest food for your little one with these nutritious, organic baby foods filled with organic fruits and vegetables and whole grains. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/organic/5-organic-baby-food-picks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/organic/5-organic-baby-food-picks#comments Organic Food and Beverage Food Kids Mon, 27 Aug 2012 22:26:00 +0000 266911 at http://deliciousliving.com Making waste management a sustainable practice http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/making-waste-management-sustainable-practice <div class="node-body article-body">One couple discovered there were no methods for businesses to compost rather than send food waste to landfills. Jeff Paine and his wife stepped up to the challenge, and three years later have a thriving business. Organic Connections, the magazine for Natural Vitality, reports.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/making-waste-management-sustainable-practice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/making-waste-management-sustainable-practice#comments Green Living Healthy Home Sustainability Wed, 15 Aug 2012 00:12:00 +0000 264151 at http://deliciousliving.com Mobile greenhouse Compass Green teaches sustainable farming http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/mobile-greenhouse-compass-green-teaches-sustainable-farming <div class="node-body article-body">Compass Green is a mobile greenhouse that has trained approximately 3,000 students on sustainable and organic agriculture in just one year. Co-founder Justin Cutter sat down with Organic Connections, the magazine for Natural Vitality, to talk about what keeps them going down the road.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/mobile-greenhouse-compass-green-teaches-sustainable-farming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/mobile-greenhouse-compass-green-teaches-sustainable-farming#comments Green Living Organic Sustainability Mon, 30 Jul 2012 22:49:00 +0000 261491 at http://deliciousliving.com Do certification labels really matter? http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/do-certification-labels-really-matter <div class="node-body gallery-body">While eco labels are skyrocketing in popularity, do they have tangible benefits for farmers? Editor Jenna Blumenfeld traveled to Guatemala to find out</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/do-certification-labels-really-matter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/do-certification-labels-really-matter#comments Nutrition Agriculture Green Living Agriculture Coffee Tue, 24 Jul 2012 19:29:00 +0000 260421 at http://deliciousliving.com Pajamas: The next big thing in nontoxic kids products? http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/pajamas-next-big-thing-nontoxic-kids-products <div class="node-body article-body">As a former schoolteacher, Erin Royer was concerned about the effects of chemicals on children. When she went looking for a warm, chemical-free sleeper for her infant and was unable to find any, she made her own. Now she is sharing the fruits of her labors with the world through her company, Snug Organics. Organic Connections, the magazine for Natural Vitality, reports. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/pajamas-next-big-thing-nontoxic-kids-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/green-living/pajamas-next-big-thing-nontoxic-kids-products#comments Green Living Organic Tue, 24 Jul 2012 17:28:00 +0000 260371 at http://deliciousliving.com The People's Grocery of West Oakland vs. food deserts http://deliciousliving.com/healthy-home/peoples-grocery-west-oakland-vs-food-deserts <div class="node-body article-body">The most difficult aspect of converting to a sustainable food system is reaching the economically depressed food deserts.The People’s Grocery of West Oakland has found a unique method: reaching out to like-minded local individuals and forming an ever-widening network. Organic Connections, the magazine for Natural Vitality, reports. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/healthy-home/peoples-grocery-west-oakland-vs-food-deserts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/healthy-home/peoples-grocery-west-oakland-vs-food-deserts#comments Health Green Living Healthy Home Wed, 18 Jul 2012 15:16:00 +0000 259791 at http://deliciousliving.com