Monthly Archives: January 2010

Ready for a real farm? Bennett Farms, Everson

Bennett Farms is a local farm in Everson, Washington that sells beef to customers directly (big plus!) and also to local retail stores in the county.  The farm is located smack dab between Lynden and Everson and is a quick … Continue reading

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A little more clarification…

I was thinking about my last post on Oregon Tilth and I realized I overlooked the most basic information. I gave you the details on the organization and what they do, but I neglected to give the definition of TILTH.  … Continue reading

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What’s in a name? “Oregon Tilth”

As I have been starting to hone in on my organic radar and picking up anything that says organic on it, I have started to notice a message on A LOT of these products.  They are branded “Certified Organic by … Continue reading

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Seven Generations

This past week while Jacob and I were on a shopping date, I caught him holding a roll of toilet paper from the Seventh Generation and reading the label very carefully.   Seventh Generation is a company that I have … Continue reading

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Small Local or Big Local? That IS the question

If you have been following the blog, you know that Jacob (my husband) and I have been having date nights and spending hour upon hour doing research at the local grocery stores.  I don’t have the time to tell you … Continue reading

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Hey! Organic! Where’d you go?!

Yo – you, organic!  Where are you?!  I hear your name, but I don’t see your face.  And, you seem to be “the” fad, but you certainly aren’t flooding the airwaves and becoming a mind-numbing nuisance, so where are you!? … Continue reading

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An “Ahah!” moment

It’s like I have been looking around in a dark cave for that light and I will get glimpses here and there, but nothing that I can run for.  But, I now have had my “AHAH!” moment.  This website is … Continue reading

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A few of my favorite things

Sing with me: These are a few of my favorite things – As I work on this project, I am finding some absolutely wonderful products that I think others might be interested in.  Each of them has the perfect combination … Continue reading

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Baby Steps

A little piece of advice: when you decide to start eating healthier, locally, etc… – DO NOT look in your cupboards.  I have never been one to meticulously read the labels on food containers, but after I had my daughter, … Continue reading

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Conscious Decisions

This new year resolution actually started a little early for me.  A shopping trip was definitely in order last night, December 31, since were down to only a glug of milk, one egg and two slices of bread.  The shopping … Continue reading

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