Posts tagged ‘processed food’

Would You Rather Die Instantly or Slowly?

Posted April 25th, 2012 by Nanette Heffernan. Comment (0).

I have been researching the 60’s in preparation for my first book, scheduled to be available on Earth Week 2013. Durning this process I came across a photo, in a 1968 newspaper, of a 12 year old boy who had tied a lawn chair to his skateboard and was riding it down a very big […]

Book & Movie Reviews

Posted March 29th, 2012 by Nanette Heffernan. Comment (0).

I get countless inquiries every year asking me “what I read.” I can’t think of a better place than my blog to provide a list of good reads and pics on contemporary environmental issues and sustainability. Enjoy.

A Zero-Waste Kitchen-it’s a Process

Posted December 8th, 2011 by Nanette Heffernan. Comment (0).

 LaMorinda Weekly  A Zero-Waste Kitchen-it’s a Process  by Sophie Braccini Of the 3R’s of sustainable life-Reduce, Reuse, Recycle-Nanette Hefferman’s favorite is the first one: the new challenge the mother of three little children set for herself is to have a zero-waste kitchen. Recycling is not enough for the woman who is skeptical about the reality of the process and does not […]

Protecting yourself from toxins can seem like a part-time job at times. There is so much to know and remember, involving everything from the shampoo you use, to the furniture in your house, to the food you eat. It’s overwhelming. I recommend focusing on the things that impact your overall health the most. Food is […]