Monthly Archives: June 2011

Fun New Website

I happened upon a new website yesterday, and I just love it.
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Coconut Water Deal

I’ve never dabbled in coconut water, but I know some of you are very into it.  I saw a deal on one of my favorite websites, Chi-Town Cheapskate, and so I thought I’d repost it here in case you wanted to take advantage of it.  D & K – Peggy told me that you guys [...]
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Detox Method-Thousands of Years Old

You know how I loves me some old school natural remedies, and this one is about as old school as it gets!  It’s been practiced in India for thousands of years, but has only recently gained popularity in the United States.  It’s called oil pulling, and it’s a method of detoxing the body through the [...]
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Dirty Dozen/Clean Fifteen + Great Sale!

First off, let me tell you about a great, one day only sale!  It may be of particular interest to you if you think Dad might like some blueberry pancakes in bed for Father’s Day.  Or, if you live in my house, you may just consume every last blueberry right from the strainer in the [...]
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It’s Summer! Homemade Ice “Cream”

Have you missed me?  I’ve missed you!  I’ve had a lot of fun with the girls enjoying their first days of summer.  We’ve gone swimming, taken the train downtown with our friends for a birthday adventure, taken nearly every book out of the library, and have really just been enjoying downtime.  But, I promised Belle [...]
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Delicious, Healthy Snack

This is my new favorite snack!  It’s super easy and very healthy!
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I don’t typically buy organic produce. That seems so against type, doesn’t it?
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What’s for Dinner?

I think that is my least favorite question because more often than not, my answer is “I don’t know”.  My friends and I always talk about how just coming up with ideas on a daily basis is one of the toughest parts of being a mom.  Last night, I had an idea and the girls [...]
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Kathleen’s “Cinnamon Twist”

Last week I told you guys that Kathleen had been reading one of her American Girl books and it had a recipe for putting sugar and cinnamon on popcorn.  She thought it would taste the same if we replaced the sugar with stevia.  Let me just tell you that it was good.  Like Cinnamon Toast [...]
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Got Milk? Try – Not Milk!

I know this is not going to sit well with a lot of you.  I refused to believe it for years.  The first time I heard that cow’s milk was less than ideal for human bodies was about ten years ago, and I thought it was just the silliest thing I’d ever heard.  I mean, [...]
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