Outdoor Play
    March 12, 2014
    Getting Out in Nature

    As a Mom of two school-aged girls it is a constant challenge to carve out the time to get them outside to play, but we try to make it a daily priority. Winter in our part of the country makes it even …

    Simple Green Tip #5: Green Living
    January 28, 2010
    Simple Green Tip #5: Green Living

    I truly believe if we live thoughtfully, we’ll live more sustainable lives. It’s not always easy but, like anything, if you make it a priority every day it becomes part of the fabric of your life.…

    Simple Green Tip #4: More Green Eating
    January 26, 2010
    Simple Green Tip #4: More Green Eating

    I’ve been doing a lot of research lately on genetically modified ingredients. It appears in our zeal to outsmart our Creator, we’ve pushed an increasing number of unhealthy creations into the main…

    Simple Green Tip #3: Green Shopping
    January 26, 2010
    Simple Green Tip #3: Green Shopping

    Before you go grocery shopping, have a plan. Make a list and stick to it. I’ve started planning our meals at the beginning of the week, making a shopping list then giving it to my husband. He is the…

    Simple Green Tip #2: Green Cleaning
    January 25, 2010
    Simple Green Tip #2: Green Cleaning

    The average home contains over 1,500 hazardous compounds. Over 150 chemicals found in the average home have been linked to allergies, birth defects, cancer and psychological abnormalities. (more&helli…

    Simple Green Tip #1: Green Eating
    January 23, 2010
    Simple Green Tip #1: Green Eating

    I’m basically a vegetarian. I say basically because I believe there are real health benefits associated with organic grass-fed meat. According to EatWild.com, compared with feedlot meat, meat from g…

    Green New Years Resolutions
    January 8, 2010
    Green New Years Resolutions

    Simplify, simplify, simplify. Yes, it’s that time of year again. That magical moment when we all are able to take a deep breath and begin anew. Take one last look back at the old year and then onwar…