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How Will You Celebrate Earth Day 2012? ?>

How Will You Celebrate Earth Day 2012?

Earth Day 2012 marks the one year anniversary of my Kelly’s Sustainable Life blog! It’s been a good year, and I’ve really enjoyed writing it. I hope you’ve enjoyed reading it. 🙂 Not that you remembered, but for last year’s Earth Day I volunteered at Western Oregon Waste in McMinnville, handing out composting and recycling information to customers at the recycling center, along with helping customers unload their vehicles. It was a really fun day, so a few weeks ago…

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Food as Medicine

I haven’t been blogging much lately because I’ve been preoccupied by something else: my health. As you may know, I’ve had severe acid reflux, or GERD (Gastroesophogeal Reflux Disease) for about 3 1/2 years, and it has significantly affected my health and my life. My symptoms came on pretty suddenly in December of 2008 and for about a year they made me miserable (warning, this might get a little personal. Don’t say I didn’t warn you). I was really gassy,…

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