Aye, My FairTribe Lady

September 30, 2008

FAIRTRIBEI used to work at a Medieval Fair(e). Yeah, that’s right. I wore a faraway purple dress and a flower garland in my hair and eventually got fired for refusing to say “Aye, my lady” and “Nay, my lord.” I mention that not only considering I am a mere 300 pages away from finishing reading “Mist…

Are you actually using your reusable shopping bags?

September 29, 2008

Filed under: Home, TipsLots of public are buying reusable shopping bags these days. Whether the bags are hip and trendy or just the 99 cent version from the local grocery store, reusable bags are everywhere. If I open a new checking explanation at a local bank, I get a reusable bag. whether I spend …

Dreaming Green For The Holidays

September 29, 2008

Did you know that there are ONLY 86 days to Christmas, 82 days from Chanukah, and and 87 days to Kwanzaa?  It’s date to get out there and shop, shop, shop before it’s too late!
Or at least that’s what the big box stores would have you believe.  Every year the holiday merchandise…

Winter vegetable gardening

September 28, 2008

Filed under: Food, Home, Tips, Plants and WildlifeWorried you’ll need to rely on freighted vegetables from Arizona, Argentina and Australia that winter? Cold frame gardening could be help you avoid the airfare while still giving you plenty of greens. While Winnipeg, Canada; Caribou, Maine and univer…

Five places to donate your old cell phone

September 26, 2008

Filed under: Gadgets and Tech, TipsI have at least three old cell phones floating around my house somewhere. I’m certain you do as well. whether you have teenagers you probably have several more. What to do with the old phone when you buy a new one? Here are five ideas:

Cell Phones for Soldiers…

ExBoyfriendJewelry.com - brilliant recycling or just tacky?

September 26, 2008

Filed under: Tips
I’m not really certain what to think about ExBoyfriendJewelry. It’s certainly an interesting profile of recycling. In case you couldn’t figure it out, the site is basically a place where you can offer up jewelry and other items from ex significant others for sale to those looking f…

Foolproof Fall Fertilizers

September 25, 2008

Fall Fertilizing
With fall in full swing, it is duration to starting think about fertilization…for your garden that is.  Why now? Fall fertilizing nourishes and strengthens your plants’ and lawn’s roots.  And stronger roots will give them a stronger base on which to thrive next s…

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