As a new blogger, I am experimenting with different ways to incorporate pictures into my blogs from taking my own photographs, to free clip art, to paying for photos.What are are your favorite ways…Continue
Hello, my name is Penny and I'm a Green Mom. I'm married with 2 grown kids (and a granddaughter on the way) and a son who is 13. After years in the corporate world and as an educator, I decided to…Continue
My initiation into the mom scene was a bit different than most. It wasn’t until after I had spent a few years helping to raise my step-kids that my son was born. I wasn’t going to be able to bond with these kids while changing diapers or teaching them their ABC’s or snuggling with them at bedtime. This was going to be initiation by fire and I knew it. And I thought I was…Continue
Nobody would argue that people are busier than ever these days. Between work, spouse, children, home and other commitments, there is more and more competition for our time. And those companies that manufacture goods understand this and cater to the demands of convenience and ease. But at what cost?
After WWII, many modern “conveniences” were invented so that Mom…Continue
If you’re like me, when kids came into your world you wanted everything in your home to be as clean as possible. You probably went to great lengths to disinfect everything because you wanted your child to live in the cleanest environment. And you may have even safely assumed that as long as the cleaning supplies you were using weren’t bothering you, they weren’t bothering your baby either. Sadly, that’s not true.
Here are 4 of the most toxic ingredients that are found in almost…Continue
Recently, I did a post that included a recipe for homemade Macaroni & Cheese. In that post, I was discussing the backlash that Kraft is receiving because of its refusal to eliminate artificial dyes in their American version of Macaroni & Cheese. The reason I say “American version” is because they have eliminated the artificial dyes in the European version because…Continue