GUEST POST BY ALEXX STUART OF LOW TOX LIFE.
Laffy Taffy? This weirdo packet and so many like it is something that global health statistics tell us we’re not coping too well with at all.
Sometimes you come across a lolly. I don’t believe it is anyone’s fault for grabbing things like this for putting together party bags, or grabbing for a kids’ party or play date, it first off has to be said. We only know what we know, and we do what the norm is to do.
Sometimes it’s because of illness that we wake up, sometimes because a documentary touched us that piqued our curiosity, but if we’ve not been exposed to any of this stuff, we might think we’re safe to assume that if it’s on the shelf, then it’s been approved through rigorous testing and safety standards and isn’t that fair enough? I believe it should be.
Sadly, it just isn’t the case and there’s some crazy stuff out there these days – especially compared to even 20 – 30 years ago, and if I can help raise awareness, then I will….