Butter, and SoyMilk and Apron – Oh My! Giveaway Winners

Hey there! I’m Jessica. I think that motherhood should be savored, like a good piece of chocolate. But sometimes it feels like more duty than delight. Am I right? I’m working to change that. Read more about me here and this blog here. Thanks to everyone who participated in last week’s giveaways. Congratulations to all […]

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Guest Post: Do It Yourself Recycling


You’ve probably heard the phrase, “reduce, reuse, recycle” as it relates to being eco-friendly. Reduce waste, reuse something if you can, recycle it into something new. In our “disposable” society, it is a great one to remember before we toss something in the trash. (Truth be told, I learned it from Bob the Builder.) The […]

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Review and Giveaway – Envirosax Reusable Shopping Bags


THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. CONGRATULATIONS TO #68 Sue AND #62 chopf712! PLEASE SEND ME YOUR MAILING ADDRESSES. There are a few things that I take with me on my grocery shopping trips: my children, my coupons, and my grocery bags. For awhile, I was forgetting one or the other. Well, not my kids! But […]

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Giveaway – EcoSmart Organic Insecticide


THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. CONGRATULATIONS TO #11 KRISTY, #13 TALLYMICHELLE, #15 MICHELLENOTDAWN, #16 YARDSALE PRINCESS, #19 LERINLEIGH. PLEASE SEND ME YOUR MAILING ADDRESSES. Being “green” doesn’t just mean doing things that are good for the environment. In my mind, it means doing things that are good for the people in your environment. For me […]

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Final Week – 8th Continent Complete


THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. CONGRATS TO THE WINNERS #1 MRS QUERIDO, #5 JENNIFER FROM GETTING AHEAD, #7 KAREN (klnlovesmickey), #15 TANYA. PLEASE EMAIL ME WITH YOUR MAILING ADDRESS. Over the last month Elizabeth Somer, registered dietician, author, and spokeswoman for Stremicks Heritage Foods and 8th Continent, has been sharing with my readers the best […]

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Going, Going, GREEN!


When I was in college, “environmentalism” was a hot topic. My college had an environmental studies major, and there were recycling bins, and there were rallies — and you got plenty hassled if you didn’t do things that were “good for the environment.” Quite honestly, it was a little annoying. It seemed that many people […]

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Cookin’ From the Pantry


As I mentioned last week, one way I’m cutting corners in April is to avoid any big grocery stops. Rather than spend my usual $125 per week, for the remainder of the month, I’m going to try to just use up what we have. (Thanks, Money Saving Mom, for the inspiration!) Last week I brainstormed […]

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Latest Complete Winners


Congratulations to the following readers who will each receive two coupons good for 8th Continent Complete Soymilk! Terra of RaleighCarol of WayneMar of GranvilleDahlia of Corpus Christi Don’t forget to enter this week’s final 8th Continent Giveaway.

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