Monthly Archives: April 2008

Earth Day Month

It’s the last day of April, a month that begins with a fools joke and lot’s of really bad weather, at least here in Chicago,  and ends with a huge whew…. I got my taxes done and more bad weather!!  … Continue reading

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Roasted Beets Rich in Betalains

Today this very fine April day…you know spring in Chicago and all —  it was snowing when I took the dog for a walk. I was wearing a hat, gloves and my winter coat. Excuse me? The term brisk walk had new … Continue reading

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Products of the Week: Scour Naturally and Phospate Free Dishwasher Powder!

With this earthy green-centric focus this month coming to a close I decided to share two products of the week this time I remember once I was cleaning the bathtub using an ordinary scouring powder, somehow I got some in my nose … Continue reading

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Collages: My Blog Commercial for SOBCon08

I am attending my very first Blogging Conference this weekend in Chicago. I am so excited about SOBCon08, I can hardly stand it. Besides being able to meet people that intrigue me, impress me, and tug at my intellect, my heart and … Continue reading

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L.L. Bean’s 100% Guarantee

I recieved a check today for a zipper that broke on a backpack from L.L. Bean. I simply ordered a replacement, sent in the defective backpack and they sent me a new back pack and a check. How cool is that?! This isn’t the first … Continue reading

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L.L. Bean's 100% Guarantee

I recieved a check today for a zipper that broke on a backpack from L.L. Bean. I simply ordered a replacement, sent in the defective backpack and they sent me a new back pack and a check. How cool is that?! This isn’t the first … Continue reading

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Ants Go Marching…Again! Natural Pest Control Rocks!

Short Post. Seemingly I have a few times a year here where ants will cross that fine line and come through from the outside to the inside and decide to hang out. Having a mass of swarming ants on my kitchen … Continue reading

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Digging in Worm City

    “Digging in Worm City”  was inspired by the above photograph, which was taken by the brilliant and ever so amazing photographer Robyn of Birdznest Photography. Once upon a time it was spring and we were digging in our great grand earth to prepare for … Continue reading

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Attitude Vitamin “B” Happy

In the land of nutritional supplementation with all the many nutrients to choose from and when given all the reasons why you need and could benefit from them. It is very easy to see why supplementation is so appealling. It’s … Continue reading

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Attitude Vitamin "B" Happy

In the land of nutritional supplementation with all the many nutrients to choose from and when given all the reasons why you need and could benefit from them. It is very easy to see why supplementation is so appealling. It’s … Continue reading

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