Category Archives: tips

Citrus Lemonade

The very best lemonade you will ever have the pleasure of tasting! I stumbled upon this recipe because I was being cheap. I think lemons are totally overpriced and was looking for a cheaper way to stretch my lemonade budget. … Continue reading

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Lavender lemonade

Don’t let headaches or anxiety ruin your summer! Keep your troubles away naturally (and deliciously) with this tasty and soothing bev. 1 cup sugar (agave or honey will also work) 5 cups water 1/4 cup dried lavender (or 1 drop … Continue reading

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Saving Dory

  Meet the beautiful Royal Blue Tang. This stunning fish is known by many names: palette surgeonfish, paracanthurus, powder blue tang, hippo tang, blue surgeonfish, regal tang, blue tang. The Blue Tang is found throughout the world and is fairly … Continue reading

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Tip of the Week: Sorting

I used to really resent all the steps in recycling. Rinse out the container, remove the lid, remove the label, flatten, put in proper receptacle, etc. None of these steps are really that hard, but it just seemed as though … Continue reading

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No-Bake Energy Bites

Hanger happens to the best of us sometimes, we get so hungry we snap at our loved ones and generally make really poor decisions before melting into a puddle of emotions and finally succumbing to eating 6 hamburgers and an entire … Continue reading

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Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day everyone! This is a great day to think about our planet and how you can help keep it beautiful. Take this quiz to see how Green you are (or are not…). The top scores will get a … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day

    With Mother’s Day coming up I am realizing how important it is to mark an appreciation for your mother. I look to all my friends and see what they are going through as new moms and think how … Continue reading

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Be Water Smart!

It’s World Water Month! Here are some quick tips to help you conserve this natural resource, and protect its quality, too. 1- Keep showers short, or skip them all together! We don’t need to shower everyday.  Heck since becoming a … Continue reading

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Resolve to Evolve

My New Year’s Resolutions are usually something achievable with little or no effort on my part. My traditional resolutions have been things like: Don’t get a terrible haircut this year. Or Keep being awesome. But a true resolution should be … Continue reading

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Eco Nuts

As you probably know, I am on a perpetual mission to reduce plastic use. And today the EcoNuts Soap Nuts I ordered arrived!  This product is an all natural alternative to laundry detergent. Soap Nuts are actually dried berries of … Continue reading

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