Fast Fashion on My Mind-Part Two

I previously wrote about fashion and its negative environmental impact. Simply put, fast fashion is cheaply produced clothing sold to consumers seeking the latest trends. When we buy cheap clothing, we more readily discard it, and then we buy more. Consider defining your budget, refining your style, and buying clothes that make you feel good […]

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Know Your Food-Eggs

So, I’m at it again. My relentless need to know where my food comes from. In this case, it comes from chickens. Are they happy chickens? Eggs are an amazing food. Packed with good things for us, delicious when prepared well, and really pretty to look at, especially when they have an orange yellow yolk […]

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Fast Fashion on My Mind-Part One

Fast fashion has been on my mind for a long time, and apparently on the minds of others. Just take a look at this piece in the New York Times. What is fast fashion? Simply put – cheap clothing produced rapidly by mass-market retailers in response to the latest trends. The reasons to be concerned […]

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Healthy Food

I’ve always wanted to know where the food I eat comes from. Not just where it is grown, but how and by whom. It’s important I know my food is healthy and has been grown by farmers who respect the earth. Unfortunately, plagued with a climate crisis and trade wars, our farmers are struggling now […]

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Home

When I was young, I wanted to be Laura Ingalls. I basically had her Little House series books memorized by age ten. No matter where she and her family lived, what they lived in, or what they had, their home was comforting and comfortable. Ma would prepare simple meals and Pa would play the fiddle. […]

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