This is a great resource for recipes on natural cleaners/soaps and bug sprays to teeth whitening and skin care: www.herbsandoilsworld.com.
Resource for emergency preparedness, canning, recycling, gardening, etc.: www.thehomesteadsurvival.com.
Places to shop for organic/natural foods in Olympia, WA area:
Zoe Juice Bar in downtown Olympia serves raw juices and smoothies – http://zoejuicebar.com/.
Olympia Food Co-op on the Westside or off Pacific Ave sells organic/natural foods, local produce, meats, cheeses, bread, honey, eggs, dairy, and they have a great bulk section with nuts, beans, granola, grains, etc. – http://www.olympiafood.coop/.
Fred Meyer has a Simple Truth organic brand – http://www.simpletruth.com/.
Farm Fresh Market is off Black Lake Blvd. They sell organic/natural local foods – http://farmfreshnw.com/index.html.
Jay’s Farm Stand is on the Westside and they sell local produce with Michael’s Meats inside as well. I have found some things to be organic here but they do not support GMOs and try to bring in local produce as much as they can. There is no website unfortunately but they do have a Facebook page.
Farmer’s Market downtown Olympia. This is what it says it is, a farmer’s market. From produce/meats from local farms, to cheeses, breads, eggs, desserts, etc. – http://www.olympiafarmersmarket.com/.
Trader Joe’s on the Westside. They have some organic/natural foods here and specialty items, at a decent price – http://www.traderjoes.com/.
Grocery Outlet on the Westside. You can find some organic foods here at a cheaper price and usually in bulk – http://www.groceryoutlet.com/.