This time of year, I have a never-ending To Do list. Work, writing, DIY projects, shopping, wrapping, cleaning, organizing. I’m not an eager cook on a good day, so when I have that much other stuff to do, any recipe I make has to be as simple as it is delicious. I’m always looking for… Continue reading Easy Holiday Recipe: Crispy Bacon & Tomato Triangles
It’s been three weeks since I started my Shaklee 180 weight loss journey, and I just wanted to let you all know how it’s been going. My plan is to check in with my weight and measurements every 2 weeks, but I’ve been so busy, I just haven’t had time to check in. Even though… Continue reading #Cinchspiration Update & Weigh-In
I’ve been a Walmart Mom since 2008. In that time, there have been moments when I wished that the company would make more strides toward being more sustainable. There have been times when I wished that the strides they ARE making were more visible to the public. This time, though, I am thankful that I… Continue reading Want Local Produce? Walmart’s Got It!
I’d never really given dog food a lot of thought. I thought dog food was just dog food â€” plain and simple. Right up until the moment I got a picky dog. In the first few days after we got our new Yorkie, King, we had a little trouble figuring out what to feed him.… Continue reading Apparently, Freshpet = Happy Pet
As much as love patronizing my online farmer’s market, 80% of the time, I shop for food at a grocery or super store. This isn’t for lack of trying, but most of the “farmer’s markets” in this area are actually international markets with little to no local OR organic produce. I have better luck in… Continue reading Why Organic Produce is So Hard to Find at Your Favorite Stores
For anyone who has never tried food flavored with curry, trying it for the first time is a bit like going on an expedition. You can imagine what it will be like, but your expectations can never really quite match up to the actual experience of doing it. I grew up in the Virgin Islands,… Continue reading It’s on My Shopping List: Mike’s Organic Curry Love
As much as I strive to make my life and the lives of my family more eco-friendly every day, I’m far from perfect. A post by Lynnae over at Being Frugal, who is one of my fellow ElevenMoms, really made me take stock of the things I do in my life that arenâ€™t very green… Continue reading Let Me Introduce You To My Not So Green Side