Looking through pictures of Tracee Ellis Ross can be a pastime in and of itself. Even when the gorgeous actress is doing the most mundane of chores surfaces she is inexplicably captivating. Yesterday, Tracee was spotted picking up her groceries at a Whole Food in Santa Monica, grabbing fresh produce and healthy snacks from the aisles.
Even if we can’t pull off a tight high bun quite like hers, Tracee’s grocery run is something all of us can relate to. We all have to go through the process of sifting through the aisles. But as we make our choices on what to add to our cart, it can be hard to stay healthy and on budget.
For many of us organic foods can add to confusion to stocking the fridge. Is it really better for you- or is it all just a trend? We know how hard it can be to discern between foods that really make a difference or product meant to drain your pocket. It’s why we were interested in to see this week when Health.com ran its list of things you should definitely buy organic. As it turns out you don’t need to overhaul your entire panty- just a few core items.
The Top 12 Things You Should Buy Organic?
5. Yard Pesticides
6. All-Purpose Home Cleaners
7. Water Bottles
8. Food Storage Containers
11. Tomato Sauce
12. Your Mattress
Despite all the advertising we see for organic grocery items, food item make up only six out of the twelve essential things on the list. Many of the items we expected to see like eggs and avocadoes didn’t even make an appearance. Despite all the promised health benefits, the advertising behind all orgo everything seems like it’s only meant to make us spend more money on items else we really don’t need.
Tell us Clutchettes- do you incorporate organic products onto your grocery list? How do you choose which products to buy organic and which ones not to? Share your thoughts!