Category Archives: habits

8 ways to create an office

My search for a desk and new chair etc, for my office continues and I have been using it as an excuse to just dump everything in there all the while telling myself it will all be fixed when I … Continue reading

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Easy ways to go green

Going green can save you money in the long run, but the up front costs for some might be a deal breaker. I use very few paper towels,  I buy one roll every 2 months maybe. I use microfiber cloths … Continue reading

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Coffee and the best way to make it.

We have a wonderful family friend that likes to share things he enjoys with us and while this is great it can sometimes feel like an obligation to make sure we continue to use the product or go that place … Continue reading

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Hygge or How to live in New England

I am sure you have all heard about this term and the movement it has created. It is a Danish term for enjoying the simple things and the company of friends. Now do I believe the Danish invented this…no. This … Continue reading

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Look Back to Move Forward

I know the subject of resolutions, goals etc for the new year has been done, but I need to look back to look forward so as to better define my direction. We are having bitter cold here in Northern New … Continue reading

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Steps Towards A Greener Lifestyle

Getting to a greener lifestyle should not be an all or nothing proposition. I don’t like all the people who say if you don’t buy only organic, go completely zero waste you are just fooling yourself. This kind of shaming … Continue reading

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Routine to Ritual

I heard this phrase the other day as an ad on the radio in the car (my book on tape ended) and it stuck with me not because it was an ad for playing Keno either. I thought of all … Continue reading

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