Earth Balance vegan butter

What Is Vegan Butter Made Of & Is It Healthy?

Cream is the fat found in cow's milk. In raw unprocessed milk, it floats to the top. Hence, the 'cream rises to the top' euphemism. This top layer is skimmed off and churned (stirred) to rupture the fragile cell membranes, which surround the mi...
Fido glass jars

Safest Food Storage Containers: Fido Glass Jars Reviewed

Is it safe to store dry food in plastic containers? Not necessarily. While most consumers believe BPA free plastics are safe, the fact is that many BPA replacements, such as fluorene-9-bisphenol (BHPF), may be just as dangerous. Possibly even more...
organic maguey sap

Maguey Plant Sap vs. Agave: Superfood or Super Scam?

As Americans become more aware of the hazards of high sugar consumption, a seemingly never-ending parade of natural sweeteners have come to market. From jaggery to Jamaican sweetsop, marketers of each claim that actually, their alternative sweeten...