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15 07, 2013

The Trusted Trolley – begin your additive free journey! {giveaway}

July 15th, 2013|Categories: Additive free|Tags: , , |32 Comments

As many of you who have been here a while know, we try our best to follow an additive free diet as much as possible. My kids often react to preservatives and specific colours {reactions can range from hyper behaviour to rashes and skin eczema, lucky for us their reactions are fairly mild} and so for this reason and for general health we avoid additives in our food. You can read more of my additive centred posts here.When we first started on our additive free journey, it was completely overwhelming. One look at the […]

29 05, 2012

what our children are really eating : additives in food

May 29th, 2012|Categories: Additive free|Tags: , , |23 Comments

I have been getting a lot of messages asking about low additive / preservative free eating as I have mentioned a few times that we strive to follow this kind of ‘diet’. I wrote this article for a university assignment, and all the information is research I have collected over the last few years. {The sources, if you want to do some of your own reading, are listed at the end} so I thought perhaps I’d share it with you.We started really paying attention to what we fed our children even before Noah was […]