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Year: 2012

Why I Hate Shopping ?>

Why I Hate Shopping

I have a confession to make: I hate shopping. It’s not because nothing fits, but it’s because I don’t know what to buy or where to buy it. Earlier this year I wrote about the elimination diet Josh and I went on to try and figure out the cause of some health issues. Well, not only did I find the cause, but the diet also resulted in some unexpected weight loss on my part (Josh lost 40! Way to go…

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Oh Baby! Zero Waste Party Planning ?>

Oh Baby! Zero Waste Party Planning

I love throwing parties. I love making decorations, coming up with fun games, and picking a menu that will appeal to everyone. But what I don’t like is the waste that comes with throwing a party. It seems like everything you buy in the party aisle is designed to be used once and then tossed in the trash, from the plastic cups to the paper plates to the silverware and cheap decorations. So when my friend Janelle and I started…

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2012 EcoChallenge recap ?>

2012 EcoChallenge recap

So, I meant to post this a month ago, but life sort of got in the way. I started planning my best friend’s baby shower, took a class in the evenings after work, caught a cold and went on vacation to Washington, DC. But better late than never, right?