Category Archives: everyday life

20% Waste Reduction

Wanting and needing to cut back on my waste is important, but there are times when it just seems like one step forward two steps back. Cutting out plastic completely is not doable for me and for very few people … Continue reading

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Oprah’s Book Club

Let me start by saying that I believe that anything that encourages reading can’t be bad. I read to escape, always have. I get involved with characters, their lives, loves etc. I want to be engrossed so that when I … Continue reading

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Tower Hill Botanical Garden

Yesterday was a day that I wait for all year. A Botanical Garden of which I am a member holds a plant sale as a fund raiser. It has a well curated grouping of plants grown and tended by them … Continue reading

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Supermarket Musings

Lately I have been really assessing my food shopping habits. Have I been stuck in a rut, always buying the same things at the same place, could I do better? As you can tell I have a deep life! I … Continue reading

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Clean Air Starts at Home

My husband has asthma, though not life threatening it can be scary. I have been trying for years to naturally clean the air in his environment. I have learned a few things along the way. Air purifiers differ greatly- I … Continue reading

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3 Simple Truths for the Consumer

In my quest to live a more intentional, greener, less wasteful and overall simpler life I have discovered some simple truths: Buy quality– If you buy high quality items they last. Yes they may cost more in the moment but … Continue reading

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Setting Goals

I have recently begun the process of setting goals. I know this sounds easy but not for me as there is way too much going on in my head and corralling it in and breaking down the steps to achieve … Continue reading

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