Blackboard Bottle Craft

You know those yummy coffee drinks you can buy at the market?  The ones that come in glass bottles shaped like old fashioned milk bottles?  I’ve always felt somewhat guilty throwing them away even if they can be recycled.  They just seem so...

Small Revolution Series: Try Bento boxes!

The other day while surfing around on the endless TV channels, my children and I agreed to watch “Despicable Me."  My young cubs enjoyed half of the movie until they fell asleep and needed to be carried to their beds.  Needless to say I chose...

Sustaining Earth Day Everyday!

I remember when I first saw organic salad mix being sold at Costco.  I thought to myself, “This country has arrived; we are moving towards being greener, and lo’ the planet shall be healed!”  Today shopping through Costco or any store for that matter, you...

Complete Vision Board

Leaping FOUR-WARD!

February 29th.  What a special day.  Leap year.  My husband and I know a couple that married on February 29th, they obviously have a great sense of humor and enjoy telling people that they have only been married four years when in reality it’s been...

The Fair

Wise with Portion Size- Part 2

Getting Over, Overeating: Be Wise with Portion Size, The Second Article in a Three Article Series Dealing with Overeating Cessation My family and I are avid fairgoers.  We have passes that allow us to go as much as we want.  I love the agricultural tents, my...

carbon-footprint

Healthy Living for a Fit Planet

This week I’m launching a series called “Healthy Living for a Fit Planet.”  As an avid newspaper junkie, I have been haunted by the daily deluge of images coming out of the Horn of Africa. The rail thin bodies of young and old alike born...