Cloth Diaper Carnival VIII: Where's the Awareness?

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This post is part of Cloth Diapering Bloggers’ and Dirty Diaper Laundry’s Cloth Diaper Carnival VIII: Cloth Diaper Awareness.  Please visit the other bloggers participating by following the links at the end of this post.  I’ve been cloth diapering for nearly 5 months now, and it’s truly been one whopper of an eye-opening learning experience! I’ve learned a ton…

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The Hydration Project: Eat Your Water

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Not a big drinker? Me neither. That’s why I started The Hydration Project. Read about it here. Did you know that many fruits and vegetables contain upwards of 90% water, making them a great way to add vital water to your diet and keep you properly hydrated?  As if there weren’t already enough good reasons…

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Excuse me, there’s something green on your face…

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What’s your first stop when you hit the mall? Soft pretzel? Lingerie store? That weird store that’s all dark inside and sells clothes for teens that look like they should fit a toddler? My first stop always used to be that “bath and body” stuff store. You know the one…you can smell it a few…

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My 100th post: Reflections and Goals

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(Cue balloons and confetti… oh, and presents are OK, too!) Hooray for my 100th post!! Woooo! Well, we’ll just pretend this is my 100th post. It’s actually 102, but this has been a thoroughly crappy week so I blew right past it. Today, however, is a better day. 😀 I started my blog in March,…

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Three Squash Pasta, and Eating My Words

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Yikes! I was without internet service for days… My wireless modem went positively batty on me. It might have been something to do with the piece that fell out onto the floor… 😯 Since blogging was out of the question, you might think I’d take that extra time to whip up some mindblowing food to…

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Juice Newbie

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Wow! I attended my first Twitter party last night–2 of them actually (in a row!)–and I’m exhausted! Kind of exhilarated, but exhausted! And I can’t really see straight… The topics were the campaign for safe cosmetics and the film, “The Story of Cosmetics: The Ugly Truth of Toxins In, Toxins Out” followed by more talk…

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Mommy and Me Hummus Recipe

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I have been accused of being a little too cautious when it comes to introducing solids to my son. My response? Well, I’ll let you guess. 😡 I care…really care…about the relationship my son has with food, so yes, I’m pretty careful. The way I see it, that’s my job as his mother, so he…

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Rainy Day Squash Boats

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I’m all for rain, but what’s with the threatening skies every time I have a day off!? Not being able to hang laundry outside really throws a wrench into the rest of my week.  Rrrrr…. 😡 Oh well. It’s good for the garden, right? Besides, a rainy day is the perfect time to take care…

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