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Happy Earth Day and Blog-iversary

Happy Earth Day! Three years ago today I converted my personal blog to Kelly’s Sustainable Life as a way to spread the knowledge I gained after completing the Master Recycler class in Yamhill County. So in honor of my three-year blog-iversary, I thought I would recap some of my favorite blog posts, plus give you a preview of some very exciting things happening in our backyard!

How to shop at a farmers market ?>

How to shop at a farmers market

A few weeks ago I wrote about how for many, cooking is a chore, a means to an end. Well, I have a feeling that many people look at grocery shopping that way too. But the good new is that you don’t have to. I probably sound like a broken record by now, but Josh and I do most of our shopping at the Portland Farmers Market at Portland State University on Saturdays. It’s partially because we regularly volunteer at…

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For the Love of Volunteering

Today’s post is sort of a reflection and deviates from my typical blog posts, but it’s one that I’ve wanted to write for a while. I want to continue blogging about environmental sustainability, but I also want my blog to be about my life and what I need to be happy and stay happy. When Josh and I lived in McMinnville I volunteered as much of my time as I spent at work. Yes, I was always busy, but I…

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