Why my Daughter will NOT be Selling Girl Scouts Cookies

Why my daughter will NOT be selling Girl Scout Cookies // Once Upon a Time in a Bed of Wildflowers

    It’s Girl Scout Cookie time here for the Girl Scouts of Western New York… and I have to tell my adorable little brand-new Daisy Scout that she will not be participating in this time-honored Girl Scout tradition. There will be disappointment. There may even be tears. But I … Continue reading

Finding and Avoiding GMOs


  If you read “What is a GMO? (And why do so many people want them banned?),” you may be wondering… Am I eating GMOs? Yeah, you probably are. Despite all the effort I put into avoiding them, I know I am. I know my kids are. That is because … Continue reading

What is a GMO? (And why do so many people want them banned?)

GMO article

You may have been hearing a lot about GMOs, or genetically modified organisms, over the past few weeks. At the end of May, millions of people from all over the world participated in the March Against Monsanto to protest GMOs and the company Monsanto, which is a giant in the GMO … Continue reading