Tag Archives: Sustainability


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Why Sustainable?

I don’t know that I’ve taken the time to explain why I think it’s important for me to live a life that honors the planet so I thought I’d take a (long) moment and reflect on my learning/growing experience over the last year or so. When I was young, I had a great 3rd Grade […]

Newest Cheap Green Purchases

I know it’s been awhile since I’ve posted about my sustainable quest – but believe me, it’s always on my mind. There are somethings that I’ve been researching and trying out before I wanted to pass them on to you guys. When I am trying to purchase ‘green’ items, I do a lot of research […]

Cheap Veggie Wash

I’ve talked about the Organic vs Non-Organic dilemma a couple of times on my blog. I know buying organic is expensive and sometimes not as environmentally friendly as buying locally. Well, it seems that there is a good, cheap option to clean your fruit/veggies of pesticides, bugs, bacteria and anything else that could make you […]

No Paraben, No SLS, No Dye Body Wash

Sorry for the lack of posting yesterday – crazy weekend and a crazy Monday at work! Sadly, I haven’t had time to go grocery shopping and I haven’t gotten my sewing machine back so I don’t have any recipe posts or crafty posts right now. But I have continued my research on safe and environmentally […]

So Long Yellow/White Pages!

So along the same lines as getting rid of unnecessary junk mail, there is a new company that is dedicated to Making sure the YellowPagesGoGreen. It’s free. Various yellow and white pages organizations deliver over 540 million unsolicited books every year, which is just ridiculous. I know I just toss the yellow pages straight into […]

Are You Trying to Be Green?

So I won something! I wrote a comment on one of the Green Daily blogs and I won Michael Pollan’s In Defense of Food book. It looks like an utterly fascinating read about food in America. I’m sure I’ll report back once I’ve read it to let y’all know if it’s worth your time. 🙂 […]