The Toy-Buying Rule Of Three
    February 13, 2009
    The Toy-Buying Rule Of Three

    A month or so ago, I received a call asking my thoughts on buying toys. (My first thought was, of course - “no please, we have too many!”) Calming down I was able to briefly discuss the “not-qui…

    They Do What They See
    February 12, 2009
    They Do What They See

    My friend Best made an interesting comment yesterday. She said her 6-year-old son had decided to make a ladder. So, he went to the garage, selected some pieces of wood, nails and a hammer and…did so…

    Conflicting Priorities - When Going Green Gets In The Way
    February 11, 2009
    Conflicting Priorities – When Going Green Gets In The Way

    There are a number of articles I've read recently that addresse a rising dilemma. Well, perhaps not quite a dilemma yet, maybe it’s just the start of a trend. (more…)…

    How Can I Eat Green If I Don't Know What It Means? Eco Definitions.
    February 10, 2009
    How Can I Eat Green If I Don’t Know What It Means? Eco Definitions.

    Are you as confused as I am by the various different terms sprinkled on packaging these days? It turns out, with a little research I was able to compile a list defining the various different words, lo…

    Healthy School Birthday Treats
    February 9, 2009
    Healthy School Birthday Treats

    Recently, after a prolonged period of “promote the sugar high” my child’s school laid down some rules. Up to that point, to my frustration parents and teachers seem to, on a daily basis, ply the…