Category Archives: Green Living

Cheap and Easy Lentil Stew

February and March are tough months for food around here. The freezer stash from last year has dwindled down to a few bags of cherries and some odd purple beans, and the glass jars in my pantry are few (I miss you, pear sauce!) It’s not quite time to start growing yet, but Daylight Savings Time is on the horizon. This is slim pickin’s time…but the budget doesn’t care. It’s still tight, reeling from oil deliveries and missed days of work due to icy roads and snow days. Continue reading

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Kill Vampire Electronics and Lower Your Electric Bill #ProjectEnvolve (Mission 4)

I’ve written this post as an ambassador for Project Envolve™ (sponsored in part by PPL Electric Utilities) . Project Envolve supplied me with materials to help weatherize my home along with tips for living an energy-efficient lifestyle. This post contains an affiliate link.

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I have a pretty fantastic announcement to make. Since becoming a #ProjectEnvolve Ambassador in December, I’ve been making is my mission to lower our electric bill. Every month. I was a little worried this month since it’s been so cold and we’ve spent so much time inside (too much TV, baking, etc…) but our bill arrived 3 days ago and, YES! We’ve officially gone down another $10! Continue reading

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Enter the #BabyKicksLOVE Valentine’s Day Instagram Giveaway!

Disclaimer: I am a BabyKicks Ambassador. In exchange for promotion, I receive product samples to aid in my reviews.  All opinions are my own and honest based on my experience with BabyKicks. This giveaway is not affiliated with Instagram, Facebook or any other social media outlet.

BabyKicks Cloth Diaper Giveaway

Welcome to the #BabyKicksLOVE Valentine’s Instagram Giveaway

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Easy Ways to Lower Your Energy Costs #ProjectEnvolve #GetEnvolved

I’ve written this post as an ambassador for Project Envolve™ (sponsored in part by PPL Electric Utilities) . Project Envolve supplied me with materials to help weatherize my home along with tips for living an energy-efficient lifestyle.

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It’s getting cold in here, so pile on ALL your clothes!

Yeah, I changed the words. Have you been outside lately? It’s freezing! Continue reading

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Got Snow? Make a Green Snowball Smoothie!

So, what do you do when you promise the kids snow ice cream and Daddy forgets the cream? Continue reading

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