I am not a foodie. I do love to eat but I don’t make amazing yummy food for the eye and for the stomach. I do on occasion read cookbooks, weird I know but it’s oddly satisfying. Try it some time.
I struggle with Valentine’s day, I mean it is a ‘Hallmark’ holiday and I say that with love because my mom works for Hallmark. While the ethical and sustainable community seems to be leaning towards a minimalist lifestyle, I’m still in full support of Valentine’s gifts. But what do you give an ethical or sustainably … More Valentine’s Gifts from GlobeIn
In an effort to be more sustainably minded, I realized this year the ONLY reason I used plastic bags was for our raw meats. I could put literally anything else in a jar or glass pyrex dish. So I started doing some research when I discovered Stasher bags. Heads up this is not sponsored in … More Sustainability | Stasher Bags
While I wasn’t thrilled with Pantone’s choice of color for the new year, probably because I’m knee deep into winter presently but also because it feels done already. I was personally rooting for a Marigold yellow/orange, maybe next year!
For a few years now, I’ve given up on new years resolutions and chosen a word of the year.
At the beginning of every year, I chose a word and let that word cultivate myself and cultivate in my life for the year.
Something I’ve learned as I gotten older is to never diminish another’s waiting. We are all waiting on something, the bus, that phone call, him to get on one knee, on our next meal, test results, and so on. The list goes on forever.
Tis the season for wrapped gifts in bags, with bows, and boxes under a tree… but unfortunately, that pretty shiny, laminated gift wrap paper is, in fact, not recyclable. And to include it in the bin with other paper products can make an entire load unrecyclable. If wrapping paper is metallic, or glittery, or has a … More Sustainability | Reducing Waste during the Holidays
An ode to houseplants of the past. I’m sorry I didn’t keep you alive and even though you died a probably tragic death by your own account. I have to admit, I learned a lot from you.
I like to post on or near Thanksgiving about thankful and gratefulness. Especially when the biggest shopping day of the year is the next day. SMH.