16 Apr '11, 8am

Whether you celebrate Ostara or Easter a fun, herbal way to Dye Easter Eggs Naturally w/ Beets, Onions & Blueberries

Whether you celebrate Ostara or Easter a fun, herbal way to Dye Easter Eggs Naturally w/ Beets, Onions & Blueberries

When I was a kid, in the chemical-intensive 1960s and 1970s, we thought nothing of using artificial food coloring and those little dye tablets to give our Easter eggs festive hues. Back then, we didn’t know that chemical dyes could cause ADHD, harm development, ignite hyperactivity, compromise immune systems and cause sterility. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention even found links between food coloring and asthma, allergic reactions and lead poisoning, Brianne DiSylvester reports in Organic Authority . I’m not taking the risk, especially when dying eggs with herbs and food is so much more fun.

Full article: http://www.motherearthnews.com/natural-home-living/dye-ea...

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