anna_gifts(1)
    December 11, 2009
    Wrap it Up

    And then of course there is the gift wrapping. Most wrapping paper is made from virgin paper sources (non-renewable trees) and are coated with chemicals and thus are not recyclable nor safe to burn in…

    anna_pinecones
    December 10, 2009
    Gift Giving – Take the Guilt Out – Give Green

    It's true nowadays there are so many amazing green gifts to give from organic cotton clothing, to non-toxic toys to Energy Star efficient appliances. But maybe, just maybe consider giving something ho…

    Food Glorious Food
    December 8, 2009
    Food Glorious Food

    In my book, I'm Dreaming of a Green Christmas it was important to me to include food. As I wanted the book to be a go-to-guide for a sustainable holiday season, it was important to feature festive and…

    anna_girl_presents
    December 8, 2009
    Keeping it Simple

    It's been over 4 years since I last allowed myself to take part in the traditional holiday frenzy. Each year I would jump on the band wagon of racing around the city to various shopping malls and spen…

    anna_getty_book
    December 7, 2009
    Getting Ready for a Green Christmas

    The holidays are a very important time for me. So is leading a green lifestyle. That is why I wrote I'm Dreaming of a Green Christmas. (more…)…

    Okay To Have Difficult Feelings
    July 6, 2009
    Okay To Have Difficult Feelings

    Today during my professional baking class a fellow student looked at me and said she was not sure about the "whole baby thing". I had just finished telling her that I had spent the last three nights s…

    Education - Clean up and Clean out
    May 15, 2009
    Education – Clean up and Clean out

    I recently learned that on average babies are being born with over 200 chemicals in their systems. This was learned by studying the cord blood of newborns. This is not meant to scare you, although it …

    Nurture and Wellness- 5 Ways To Take Care Of Yourself During Your Pregnancy…And Beyond.
    May 14, 2009
    Nurture and Wellness- 5 Ways To Take Care Of Yourself During Your Pregnancy…And Beyond.

    One thing of the things I did a lot during my first pregnancy, and try to do as much as I can during this pregnancy, is nap, rest, sleep whenever there was and is a spare moment. Another sound piece o…

    Nutrition - Food Glorious Food
    May 13, 2009
    Nutrition- Food Glorious Food

    When it comes to food and pregnancy, it seems like it’s a topic always enshrouded in confusion. How much should one eat? What should one eat? What should be avoided etc. Here are a few key points th…