Ambassadors of Change!  That’s what we are each time we carry our reusable products, demonstrating to others how easy it is to make the pledge to rid our lives of disposable items!  I take pride in pulling out my Lunch Skins at work, carrying  my own reusable coffee mug on the go, and drinking from Read More →

What could be more ecofriendly than using food you already invested money, time, and resources into buying and storing?  If you belong to a CSA farm (like I do), you learn to use the abundance of veggies in creative, easy ways!  In addition to quality organic produce, an advantage of joining a CSA is that Read More →

Wedding season is here!  Did you know the average cost of a wedding is $30,000?  Wow!  Who can afford that?  We certainly couldn’t!  So, when Nikki and Chase got married (one year ago), we looked for ways to save money.  And, low and behold, our creative ways of cutting costs also resulted in a more Read More →

Want a fun, easy, free gift for friends?  Share unwanted plants in your yard!  And, it’s a great way to recycle plant pots you get when you buy herbs, veggie starts, and other flowers. Seeds germinate in areas where you might not want them to grow.  Or, you simply don’t need 25 seedlings of the Read More →

In a few weeks, my CSA farm will start delivering weekly baskets of bountiful produce.  Lettuce, kale, swiss chard, spinach, peas, carrots, onions, broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, strawberries…LOTS of healthy organic food!  Each season, I struggle with fitting all the produce into my relatively space-limited side-by-side refrigerator.  Hard-shell storage containers haven’t worked for me because I Read More →