November 2012

TV Free Friday: Garden Walks

November 30, 2012

Last night, I had the amazing opportunity to be a part of the inaugural Star Blogger Team at Longwood Gardens. For this organic gardener and parent of an outdoor loving toddler, it was such a treat. I will have a full post coming on Monday. But, to whet your whistle and in case you are […]

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Kimberly Sayer of London Skincare Review

November 29, 2012

One of the things that I seek to make green in my life is my skincare regimen. It can sometimes be daunting with the increasing list of ingredients to avoid like parabens. One green option that is available is Kimberly Sayer of London. I spoke with Kimberly Sayer earlier this fall and I valued her […]

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VZ Wraps Giveaway

November 28, 2012

With great excitement, I am happy to announce that I am hosting my first giveaway!! In time for the approaching holidays and for other occasions in the future, I am giving away 2 medium sized bags (fabrics will be up to the winner and depend on availability) from VZ Wraps.   VZ Wraps are a […]

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Tuesday Greens #11: Indoor Winter Gardening

November 27, 2012

Welcome to Tuesday Greens #11! Welcome to week #11 of Tuesday Greens! I am once again co-hosting with Yolanda from PB&J. We moved our orange tree inside a while back, but we have some new items to be growing indoors this winter. First up are some oyster mushrooms from Back to the Roots. I will […]

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November 26, 2012

As the organization says, “We have a day for giving back. We have two days for getting deals. It’s time to have a day for giving back. I have a month’s worth of  posts coming in December about my 2013 New Year’s resolutions, several of which will be about giving back. But, I wanted to […]

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Tuesday Greens #10

November 20, 2012

Welcome to Tuesday Greens #10! Welcome to week #10 of Tuesday Greens! I am once again co-hosting with Yolanda from PB&J. It’s been a quiet gardening weekend here as we cheered on my husband’s team at states and spent a day relaxing on Sunday. But, I am curious to hear about what all of you […]

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Canal House Cooking Vol. No. 2: Fall & Holiday eBook Review

November 19, 2012

I have said before that I am a huge fan of Canal House Cooking and their daily weekday posts about what they have made for lunch. Their desire to present delicious foods that are accessible to the home cook is accompanied by sharing knowledge about the benefits of eating in the season, shopping locally for […]

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TV Free Friday: National Recycling Day Activities

November 16, 2012

This week marked National Recycling Day on Thursday, November 15th. While it may not seem to be an obvious screen-free activity to do with your toddler, recycling has become part of our daily routine in the mornings. As toast is toasting or water is on the stove for oatmeal, we head out to our recycling […]

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Let’s Talk Turkey ebook Review

November 15, 2012

Thanks giving is quickly approaching, and if you like food the way that I do, you’ve been banking recipes on Pinterest, organizing recipes in your recipe binder and reflecting back on what you have made in years past. So, when I was recently sent a copy of Let’s Talk Turkey in an ebook format, I […]

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Wordless Wednesday: Spreading the Warmth One Hat at a Time

November 14, 2012

I am picking the needles back up again and will be taking pictures of what I am knitting. My goal is to make this my weekly spot to share my knitting, so wish me an my momentum luck. What I do have going is some baby sets for my friend, photographer Joei Brock, and a […]

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