Monthly Archives: March 2011

2010 Carbon Footprint

On Monday, I shared some wonderfully joyous news with you.  And, now it’s Wednesday and I get to share some more good news.  Really good news.  I told you it was gonna be a guh-ood week! January 1, 2010 was … Continue reading

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News on the Home Front

It’s Monday, and minus the toddler who is still sleeping at 9:30am with a terrible cold – it’s gonna be a good week.  A guh-ood week. We have some wonderful news to share with all of you…. We are expecting … Continue reading

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Guest Noodling: Reality Check on Parenting

Well, the word on the street is that one of the keys to getting your blog to grow is doing guest posts.  My first official guest post is on one of my favorite blogs – NoodleKnobs.  It’s the collaboration of … Continue reading

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Clarington Forge: Gardening with the good stuff (Review & Giveaway)

People laugh it up when it comes to the seemingly endless drizzle and drear of Washington, but our long, hard days are rewarded ten-fold with the bounty and glory of spring and summer.  There are very few places where you … Continue reading

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GrabGreen WINNER!

The winner of the GrabGreen Dishwashing Detergent tabs giveaway is… Drum roll, please… EILEEN MARTIN Congratulations! Please email me your full name, address and scent of choice from GrabGreen’s detergents by Sunday, March 26th at 8:00pm PST.

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HappyMe, HappyYou, HappyBaby: Organic Goodness for Little Ones (Review & Giveaway)

Our car has become an extension of our kitchen.  It’s stocked with every imaginable snack, a handful of juice boxes and even a few extra water bottles.  This stockpile is the result of one of the lessons I learned very … Continue reading

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Homemade cheese: Starting soft with Labneh

Before I begin – let me preface this post with the following statement: WE LOVE CHEESE!  I mean WE LUH-OVE CHEESE!!!!!  We take tours of cheese places.  We always have at least two or three varieties in our fridge.  Our … Continue reading

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Earth Friendly Products WINNERS!

The two winners for the Earth Enzymes Drain Opener giveaway from Earth Friendly Products are… Drum roll, please… LILY KWAN WENDY FANELLO Congratulations! Please email me your full name and address by Sunday, March 20th at 8:00 PST.

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Bits & pieces

Some bits and pieces… The elusive organic orange juice that Costco took off its shelves is back!  Well, sort of.  Same juice.  Same company.  Different label (it’s now KIRKLAND Brand).  Same price.  Different packaging (single plastic gallon jugs instead of … Continue reading

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Wise words from The Lorax

“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, Nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” ~Dr. Seuss from The Lorax

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