He Isn’t Ignoring You: He Just Has Autism!

Something struck me last night while sitting at the dinner table with my kids. My younger son told me a story of how his older brother ignored someone and was rude as they were walking into school a couple of days ago. Of course I wanted to hear the whole story and he went on […]

Wordless Winter Wednesday-Snowman!

I love that he improvised and used twigs for the spiked hair look!

Quick and Easy Veggie Soup

I had to be out for a bit this morning so when I got home feeling really hungry for lunch I needed something fast and easy, but healthy! So, with what I had in the pantry I put together a veggie soup that only needed to simmer for about an hour before I could eat. […]

Wordless Wednesday: Snow Day!

7 Ideas to Add Some Green to Your Life!

My favorite question about being green is about how to replace things you currently use with more “greener” choices. It is so easy to make small changes that are not only green, but will feel good on your wallet, too. Honestly, I am not green because I have money to spend on fancy things like […]

A Plea to the Famous Tweeters!

Earlier today I interjected my way(sort of) into a conversation with @typeamom and @resourcefulmom on Twitter. They were discussing bloggers and the value we should have and not allow ourselves to be taken advantage of by companies. I feel even though I have been on Twitter for about a year, I am still sort of […]

A Shocking New Year’s Resolution: Lose Weight

When I first started this blog my main goal was to share my knowledge about living a greener lifestyle. Obvious by the name, I know, but still. So, now I am realizing there is so much I want to write about and share when it comes to my family and the day to day adventures […]

My Bloggy Related Resolutions for the New Year

At the beginning of each year I think about what I want to change or “resolve” to do. I don’t really write anything down, but I think about them and basically just see what happens. I hate to put huge pressure because then if I don’t succeed I tend to be super hard on myself. […]

Wordless Wednesday-Belted Galloways

Belted Galloways (Famous “oreo-cookie” cows) Rockport Maine

Being in the Present…Even if you are a little uncomfortable!

I can’t believe I am saying this, but I miss my kids already. The school vacation seemed long at times and I was counting the days until they were back in school so I could get back into my routine here at home. Don’t get me wrong, I love my boys to pieces, but they […]