Have you thought about making a holiday donation to your local school this year?
It’s the first week of December, and that means your local malls are probably filled with wish trees and bell ringers, and you’re probably being asked by every cashier you see if you’d like to donate a dollar today. All these requests for donations can be a little overwhelming, but there truly are so many people out there who need help. The problem is, the need doesn’t seem to lessen once the holidays are over. Continue reading
A few months ago, I was asked to provide a review for Zaycon Foods. Their bulk boneless, skinless chicken breasts, specifically. At the time, I had never heard of Zaycon, and I was a little confused about their service. Well, this opportunity turned out to be a prime example of how this whole blogging thing works, because I’m now stalking Zaycon’s website looking for more opportunities to buy their products (…and telling everyone I know!) Continue reading
Did I ever tell you I was named after Wendy from Peter Pan? (Well, really, all Wendys were, since that’s the first recorded use of the name.) I’ve always had a special place in my heart for the story, so I’m really excited to announce that there’s a new movie coming out featuring some of my favorites! (Yay Tink!) Continue reading
Sometimes, especially during the holidays, all thoughts of healthy go out the window and food is welcome just because of the memories is brings. This recipe – for an old-fashioned candy made from a simple potato and lots of sugar – just might be the one recipe that holds the most nostalgia for me. My grandmother used to make it every year for my dad, and even this many years later, it still doesn’t feel like Christmas without it.
When I started exercising again after Elliette’s birth, I found myself in need of some new clothing and equipment. Since comfort was top of mind, I started searching for yoga pants. (Mom staple, right?) I knew the Gaiam name from some of the gear I already had, but when I looked them up I found SO much more than I expected!