Not Quite Wordless Wednesday

January 25, 2012

This week’s Wordless Wednesday is not quite wordless, but I think in that case you don’t even need the words to understand the point that’s being made…
[Source] Jenn

My New Year’s Resolutions for 2012

January 22, 2012

Green moms meetup at Ford NAIAS: Diane MacEachern, Anna Hackman, me, Tifany Washko, and Stephanie Moram
I’ve had these resolutions knocking around in my head since we first rang in 2012 a few weeks ago.  I decided to follow my own advice and write them down so that I can invent certain they a…

Wordless Funnies?

January 19, 2012

Wordless Wednesday had to be postponed yesterday as that site went dark in support of the Stop SOPA movement. And since the kids are off from school tomorrow (teacher workday,) I thought I would give you your Wordless Wednesday and Friday Funny post all rolled into one neat little package.  Enjoy …

Monday Meditation: MLK

January 16, 2012

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
I’ve decided to launch a new series on that site entitled Monday Meditations. The notion is to take a minute before diving into the week to reflect on a quote, story, poem, or photo.  And what better Monday to start such an endeavor than that Monday – Ma…

8 Shopping Tips for Dining At Home in a Dine-out World

January 13, 2012

by Andrea Woroch
Remember all those tips saying you should cook rather than eat out? Well the USDA says we might just be wrong about that in the near future. A recent study by the government agency estimated the price gap amoung eating at home and dining out will narrow even further in 2012. Grocer…

The Good, The poor, and the Non-Toxic

January 11, 2012

Deanna Duke,The Non-Toxic Avenger: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You
by Deanna Duke
author, The Non-Toxic Avenger: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You
Choosing to eliminate toxins from your environment poses a lot of issues, not just with figuring out what the heck they ar…

The New Ford Fusion: A sneak peek

January 9, 2012

Full disclosure: Ford has paid for my airfare and hotel (and they’re feeding me pretty darn well too,) to attend the North American universal Auto Show.  But the trip came with no strings attached.  I didn’t have to write about any of the Ford models.  I didn’t have to write abo…