Category Archives: Environment

What Makes A House a Home?

When you look around your home what do you see?  At first glance you may see the physical aspects of your home; the floors, the color on the walls, or the mirror at the end of the hall, but when you … Continue reading

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Avocado, Lime, Banana Yogurt Smoothies

A refreshing tropical smoothie with the smooth taste of avocado, bananas, and lines! Continue reading

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10 Tips for Reducing Plastic in our Lives

Take a minute and look around you.  How much plastic do you see?  So many products that we use everyday are made of or stored in plastic.  Plastic will NEVER break down – EVER!  You may be able to upcycle … Continue reading

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5 Fun (and Rewarding) Summer Reading Challenges for Kids

Join these 5 fun summer reading challenges and your kids could win some great prizes. #bookitsummer #summerreading Continue reading

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20 Things Only Beach Lovers Understand

I grew up visiting the beach with my family.  My grandmother lived 2 blocks off St. Pete Beach when I was a kid and I have fond memories of those times.  The beach continues to be a big part of … Continue reading

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Our Summer Bucket List

Today was officially the last day of the 2013-2014 school year!  I am now a mom to a Kindergartner and a Middle School kid.  Can someone please pinch me?  I have no idea how that happened; I mean my baby … Continue reading

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EcoCentric Mom “Mom & Baby” Box Review May/June

Ecocentric Mom Subscription Boxes are perfect gifts for a baby shower, birthday, or special occasion. Continue reading

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Smart Sun Safety Tips

Stay smart this summer with these sun safety tips for the whole family, including a review of my favorite sunscreens. Continue reading

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Paying Homage to My Dirty Home

The bottoms of our feet are dingy. There are dust bunnies under my bed. There is soap scum in the shower. There is pet hair on the sofa. Clutter and me? We’re BFFs! …and I’m OK with that!  Before you cross … Continue reading

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Reasons Why I Love Flats

Do you love flats?  Not the cloth diaper kind, but the shoes!  Ballet flats!   As a working mom with two very active kids, flats are my go-to shoe of choice (well besides my flip flops of course).  Let me … Continue reading

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