Originally Posted by jasonr
Are you sure you don't mean hydrogenated vegetable oil? This is extremely unhealthy to be sure, but it's hardly limited to processed food; if you ever bake with vegetable shortening, that is the same thing. My feeling is that home baked treats are just as unhealthy as store-bought. The only difference is I know what kind of junk I'm putting into my home-made products, whereas the store-bought stuff is a little harder to gauge because of the obscure language on the ingredient list.
As for the whole pesticide issue, VERY disturbing...
Thanks jasonr for correcting me, you are correct. I'm blond, need I say more?????