I Eat Organic Foods

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 352 People

    fs9834 fs9834
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 11, 2014

    Organic Foods

    I don't usually eat organic food.  I may buy something organic once in a while.  I don't know if this is true or not, I heard if someone has cholesterol, organic foods can help.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Aug 31, 2011

    Organic Really Rocks

    I find that organic food rocks (and I don't use that term, but fo this, yes). Flavor--the flavor is always more robust and savory Freshness--the poducts last longer and are juicier Ripeness--this stuff is actually ripe enough to get some of those all important enzymes (no chalky...
    Swarmy Swarmy
    31-35, M
    1 Response Nov 21, 2010

    Beyond Frankenfoods And Toxics: Oca's Ten Reasons To Buy Organic

    Organic foods and products are the fastest growing items in America's grocery carts. Thirty million households, comprising 75 million people, are now buying organic foods, clothing, body care, supplements, pet food, and other products on a regular basis. Fifty-six percent of U.S...
    kayaker712 kayaker712
    61-65, M
    Aug 22, 2011


    All food is "organic" - yes, even Twinkies. Take a freshman biology class for goodness sake. Some money grubbing advertising executives have tried to re-define the word and a bunch or fools have gone along with it. Please stop falling for the hype and think. Arrrgggghhhh...
    justbob45 justbob45
    51-55, M
    4 Responses May 27, 2012

    At Least I Try To, Mostly

    I made the switch to Organic Eggs and Milk mostly because of my vegetarianism and the belief that if I won't eat a chicken because of how it's raised, I shouldn't eat the eggs of that chicken.  So I eat organic free-range eggs and organic milk. (Milk based on the same...
    mandarose524 mandarose524
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 1, 2007
    kamachulu kamachulu
    26-30, M
    Jul 30, 2014

    Organic Is Mo Betta

    I am a vegetarian and prefer organic whenever possible. I feel that there is so much evidence supporting the negative effects of chemical and hormonal additives on our bodies. I think our children are developing quicker which is scary, and I wonder about the possibility of...
    chaosinanutshell chaosinanutshell
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 26, 2007

    Organic = Healthy?

    I'm trying to get my husband to understand that just because something is organic does not necessarily mean that it's healthy. He comes home with highly processed yet organic foods and thinks he's done something great. I don't want to eat canned chili or canned soups and sauces...
    Carhudson Carhudson
    56-60, F
    Sep 8, 2013

    Local Organics.

    I try to eat organic and local foods. I am lucky to live near a local organic farm and they provide a lot of the food I eat. They have 24 chickens, and I can get a couple eggs a week. All summer I get a half a portion of the produce from the farm, and love it. Also I would...
    bassman bassman
    26-30, M
    1 Response Sep 22, 2007

    Organic Is the Only Way to Eat

    I first heard about organic foods by living in Oregon. Living the organic lifestyle was a very important part of the culture there, and as a teenager I was willing to explore this culture. Since then I have done a great deal of research. I've learned what corn...
    Sidereus Sidereus
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 30, 2008

    This Is a Soapbox For Me...

    I have to reign myself in about the organic foods thing. I checked a book out of the library about hobby farms and organic foods...it was full of things about pesticides and poor planting practices. I was appalled at what the food growing indurstry is doing to what they feed us...
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Sep 13, 2008

    Organic On Hold For Now

    I clearly feel better on Organic food-- but now will have to wait until funds improve and or youngest graduates from high school and get s a job. I will fall ill again, but it's a sacrifice I have to make...one more time, just a little bit longer...
    Hope4Hope Hope4Hope
    51-55, F
    1 Response Jan 3, 2010


    My Brussels Sprouts are ready to finally be picked .... And the last of my delicata squash. I'm happy my fist fully organic garden was a success. Would I do it again.... Still debating... However my tomatoes all summer were awesome, the non-heirloom at the store lack any flavor...
    HighOnLife3 HighOnLife3
    46-50, F
    Nov 3, 2013

    The problem with North America is GMOs foods.

    I spend a little more money for organic food. I started in a agriculture college, but gave up. The lessons were how to spray "Round Up". I now know mental illness is caused by GMOs. The nutritional content is not there because soil microbes are killed by the use of sprays like...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jul 2, 2015

    I'd rather pay the extra money

    for Organic food then pay for it later will all my hospital bills!
    courtneyyyx331 courtneyyyx331
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 30, 2014

    I'M New

    Hi, okay I'm new at this. I switched to Organic after I watched a documentary called "Food Inc." It's going to take a lot of patience (something i suck at) to do this. But, I want to be more healthy, and I want to try it out and see how my body reacts. I went shopping for organic...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Mar 19, 2013

    How I Got Healthy And Happy Going Organic!

    Many years I tried dieting, low cal, low fat, low carb, good carb, bad carb..  but always I would fall back into regular food and unhealthy diet.  Even if I were full..I'd still be thinking about food and what to have next.  If I had a big morning breakfast,  2 hours later I...
    crystbear crystbear
    56-60, F
    Mar 29, 2012

    Raw Vegan Lifestyle

    For almost the past 2 years I have been eating a 100% raw vegan diet.  I almost always buy only organic fruits & vegetables. Once in a while I will buy some conventional avocados or bananas. I do some juicing, and if one used convential vegetables, it would be...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 30, 2010

    use organic coconut oil

    for your hair.
    DanielMcRae DanielMcRae
    18-21, M
    Mar 27, 2015

    My new years resolution

    since I can remember has always been lose weight. The usually lasts until the stores put out Valentine's Day candy....so about a week. This year I want to try something different. I decided I am going to set monthly resolutions. January's resolution is eating organic. I...
    skyblue3246 skyblue3246
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 5, 2014

    Raw Fruit And Vegetable Diet

    After finishing the Master Cleanser, I have changed my diet to 95% organic, hoping to transition to 100% within the next couple of years.  Organic food is more flavorful than processed food, very colorful, and nutrious.  You would not believe how soft my skin is...
    curlycrowndotcom curlycrowndotcom
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 3, 2009

    Grew Up With It..

    My mum has bought organic food ever since. I'm not used to anything else. I know that you don't get organic food at restaurants and so on.. but when I cook it's done with organic food..
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 18, 2008

    I have been organic for about 3 years now.

    I've changed the hair products I use, laundry detergent, of course food, amongst other things. Recently I have found the most delicious organic beer brand ever! It's called Samuel Smith. I guarantee you will enjoy these. I prefer sweet beers so I drink the fruit beers. The...
    I8CookieMonster I8CookieMonster
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jul 11, 2015

    Organic Is Better

    I eat organic meat, milk, dairy produce, fruit and vegetables mostly. It's not only more healthier for you but I think it tastes so much better too! Another reason I choose organic food is that I know that the animals have had a good quality of life, I can't stand the way mass...
    thesoundofsilence thesoundofsilence
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 18, 2007

    Oca Internships

    The OCA is looking for local and online interns if anyone is interested.http://organicconsumers.org/intern.cfm
    deleted deleted
    Mar 23, 2011

    I was diagnosed with an infertility disorder

    when I was young called PCOS. It's apparently irreversible, they manage your symptoms with hormones and drugs. After 15-17yrs (dx in 2000-2001) of dealing with symptoms that changed my looks, my spirit, and left me unable to have children. All my tests came back 100% normal, no...
    Nix820 Nix820
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jan 21, 2016

    I Will Not Eat GMO Foods

    I feel that genetic tampering is irresponsible, and genetic tampering with our food is wrong! We pay extra and are diligent to find organic whole foods. Feed your family, don't feed the corporate beast!
    sailnude sailnude
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Apr 11, 2013

    Organic And Healthy High Energy Foods.

    I have found that with the right foods for me I eat less and have so much more abundant vitality and energy. After working out for years I noticed it wasn't doing me a lot of good. until I changed my diet and became more mindful of the foods and fuel I give my body did I realize...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 22, 2012

    Been eating organically

    since 1996. Wouldn't think of buying something laced with carcinogenic chemicals!
    WaterOx WaterOx
    41-45, M
    Sep 7, 2014

    High Levels Of Pesticide In Non-Organic Foods

    Excerpted from : http://www.newsmaxhealth.com/healthwire/toxins_food_ddt_arsenic/2012/12/24/491354.html?s=al&promo_code=114D6-1 High Levels of Toxins Found in Food Monday, December 24, 2012 9:33 AM By Nick Tate A new study has found typical foods in the American diet still...
    conceptualclarity conceptualclarity
    51-55, M
    Dec 27, 2012

    Why Organic Is Best

    My life history in health is too long for here, but it all comes down to simple basics: God created everything perfect. Any change is a defect. It took me 60 years to gradually go from a usually sick child (who took drugs prescribed by medical doctors) to never get sick again...
    marvinlzinn marvinlzinn
    66-70, M
    Dec 3, 2012

    It Has Made A Huge Difference In My Health

    I started eating organic foods to help with chronic pain. I was in terrible pain and on lots of medication When I met a very different Doctor.He did not tell me to stop taking the meds.He said i would know when to start tapering off of them. I followed the diet to the letter...
    beachykeen beachykeen
    51-55, F
    5 Responses Dec 18, 2009

    Raw & Organic Food...

    Or as your great grandparents called it..... Food.
    lightwolfmelody lightwolfmelody
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 13, 2012

    Let food be your medicine

    and medicine be your food!
    GarnetRoses GarnetRoses
    26-30, F
    Aug 9, 2014
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