Archive | Being “Green”

Helping Your Family to Go Green

What is the use of a house if you haven’t got a tolerable planet to put it on? – Henry David Thoreau Earth Day has come and gone but the impact doesn’t have to. Let the day and its experiences serve as a jumping off point for your family to go “green.” There are two […]

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Why I Asked for a Live Chicken for Mother’s Day

This year I asked my husband and kids for a chicken… a live one for Mother’s Day. I don’t need another piece of jewelry or flowers that will die. I need to know that I am making a difference in the world and that I am modeling good values to my kids. So often parents […]

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