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 “n…

    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…