Category Archives: organic

Stocking meals & Meal Planning challenge 4

My veggie scrap dish filled up very quickly.  Once the econo-sized jar below was filled with potato and other veggie water I added it all along with salt to my crock pot.   I let it cook on high for … Continue reading

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Take action

The Organic Garden at the White House.  Picture from inhabitat.com Picture from treehugger.com I know there are many more ways I could be promoting Green living.  I am especially passionate about protecting our food from GMO’s (genetically modified organisms.)  I become  frustrated from … Continue reading

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CSA pick-up

The time has come for our last vegetable pick-up of the season.  I am sad that our first year as CSA members is over.  I am already looking forward to next years season.  We will be purchasing a full share which … Continue reading

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Going Green for the Health of it

Many people who don’t consider themselves as Green choose to consume only Organic and Natural foods for the health benefits.  What ever your reasons are, it is a win-win for your health and the environment.  Eating Organically, naturally, or locally grown … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends #3

Before I begin I want to tell you that our DIY Compost Bin is done!!  Come back tomorrow for the full DIY details.  It is as cool as homemade soil gets:)!!!!! I have been seeing these Cherry Blossom DIY branches … Continue reading

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Fun Food Friday! Feeding a Toddler

Truth be told……I am no Betty Crocker, I am not even her long-lost great-niece!  But I have been able to keep my kids happy at meal time and that’s good enough for me!  Don’t worry Bill eats too!          Lunch for … Continue reading

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Feb. Food Challenge Results

     Well, March is finally here and so my food challenge has come to an end.  We spent the month of February eating down our pantry and freezer and buying only fresh food items like milk, veggies, fruits, and meats. … Continue reading

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Farmers Markets and Fire Alarms!

On Tuesday morning we decided to venture to a local farmers market.   Liam was asleep in the stroller and Madelyn walked along side holding the stroller with one hand and her soft pretzel with the other.  Repeatedly saying  “Thank you, Mommy, … Continue reading

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