Quotable Quotes for Sustainable Serenity 10.21.12

Maybe you are like me, and when you were 10, you routinely read your parents’ copy of Reader’s Digest.  My favorite page was “Quotable Quotes.”  Perhaps this is where I got my inspiration to start a chapbook of quotes and words of wisdom to help guide me to best overcome the adversity of life with grace and determination.  Continue reading “Quotable Quotes for Sustainable Serenity 10.21.12”

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Another Reason to Invest in a Reel Push Mower: It’s Easier to Get Your Kid to Mow the Lawn!

First push mower lesson for our daughter.

Last spring, I wrote about the benefits of having a reel push mower.  With the price of gas going up again, being diligent about using this mower has been good for our wallet.  Continue reading “Another Reason to Invest in a Reel Push Mower: It’s Easier to Get Your Kid to Mow the Lawn!”

Quotable Quotes for Sustainable Serenity

Maybe you are like me, and when you were 10, routinely read your parents’ copy of Reader’s Digest Magazine.  My favorite page was “Quotable Quotes.”  Perhaps this is where I got my inspiration to start a chapbook of quotes and words of wisdom to help me best overcome the adversity of life with grace and determination.  Continue reading “Quotable Quotes for Sustainable Serenity”

Frugally Sustainable: Learn to Make a Home-cooked Meal

Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution
Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

FACT:  There’s a lost generation of people who cannot cook, don’t know where their food comes from or how to eat a balanced meal. – Jamie Oliver  Continue reading “Frugally Sustainable: Learn to Make a Home-cooked Meal”

Attention Shoppers: Why should you care about GMOs in your food?

Did you know?  90% of Voters in Connecticut favor GMO Labeling – article

As close as we got to being the first state to require this, the effort failed this past week.  While it was a good, great effort, it really needs to be a federal mandate. Why should you care about GMOs in your food?  Continue reading “Attention Shoppers: Why should you care about GMOs in your food?”

Hope for Future Financially Responsible Citizens: Frugality Among the Millennial Generation

THE CHILDREN OF TODAY ARE THE CITIZENS OF TOMO...
THE CHILDREN OF TODAY ARE THE CITIZENS OF TOMORROW – NARA – 515581 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Frugality is gaining ground in the next generation – read this article featured in the Financially Fit Section of Yahoo NewsContinue reading “Hope for Future Financially Responsible Citizens: Frugality Among the Millennial Generation”