Joe’s Juice Box

This is my weekly chance to catch up on the proverbial soapbox and share musing and interesting links from around the web. Check out what’s up this week! If you read something interesting, please share it with me in the comments below.
Kim Snyder: 6 Secrets Your Supermarket Doesn’t Want You to Know
Kim Snyder will make you think twice before you make your next trip to the supermarket. This stuff will shock you!
Well and Good NYC: Are You Vegan or Plant-Based?
Love this article because while I am not vegan, I am a plant-based eater. There’s a difference!

 Food Matters: 5 Common Gum Ingredients that May Cause Cancer
I see so many people chewing gum and I always wonder if they actually know what they are chewing on. This article helps explain, that even though you are not swallowing it, it can still do damage to your insides!
Mind Body Green:  How to Eat Dessert Every Day and Still feel Great
This title alone caught my eye. While I don’t eat dessert every day, I definitely enjoy it on occasion. It’s important to treat yourself every once in a while! Check out our Smart Sweets for inspiration.
Take Part: How Junk Food Marketers Target Our Kids
I encourage  eating a rainbow every day, but what I need to be clear on is I don’t mean the rainbow colors on cereal boxes, candy shelves, and fruit roll ups! This article  shares how marketers know what they are doing when it comes to targeting kids.