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Monthly Archives: March 2013

Spring Blossoms: Seasonal Harmony

By Dawna Matthews Hints of spring are sprouting up here and there at my house. Just yesterday, I saw shoots of the tulip and daffodil bulbs I planted in November peeking through the dirt. At the start of the new year we planted seeds for the spring, resolutions and preparations …

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Window Shop Your Way to a Life You Love!

By Julie Zeff Not only can you window shop for style, but you also can window shop for your life. Window shopping in others’ lives is one great tool to help you figure out what a life you love looks and feels like! Most of us do it, anyway. You …

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Food for a Breastfeeding Mom

By Fredrica Syren Within days of coming home with my new bundle of joy, I started to feel depleted and tired to the bone. My body had just been though labor and delivery, and I now have three kids; so it’s really not that surprising. However, I also noticed that …

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Food Deserts in America

By Asha Kreiling Have you ever seen fresh fruits and vegetables for sale in a convenience store? Oftentimes there’s nothing but a bountiful array of chips, candy and soda; but maybe you’ll find a sparse produce section with some drab, overpriced fruit of mysterious origins. Imagine if this and fast …

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Advice for Moms-To-Be: You Are Already Just Exactly Perfect

By Dawna Matthews Most of my younger friends start to ask for advice as they start planning for pregnancy and babies, and the first thing that pops into my head is “don’t listen to anyone else.” Well, that may come out sort of strange to those who are looking for advice, so I …

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The Glorious Ripple Effect

By Julie Zeff As spring comes into bloom, maybe you are thinking about the things you’d like to see bloom in your life. If you are like most of us, then there is probably an area or two in your life that you’d like to transform even just a tiny …

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The Waiting Game — Babies Come at Their Own Time

By Fredrica Syren As I write this, I’m sitting here, super pregnant and 10 days away from my due date. There is not one day that goes by when someone doesn’t call to check whether I’m in labor or the baby has arrived yet. Who can blame them since every day …

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The Necessity of Water Conservation, Now!

By Christopher Marciello Water: what would we do without it? Nothing! We wouldn’t exist without it, nor will our descendants if we don’t learn about where our water comes from and how our usage affects it. I realize that’s a fairly heavy introduction, but it’s the truth. Our numbers are …

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Three Ways To Stop Wasting Energy!

By Julie Zeff Have you ever stopped to think about all of the things that you rely on every day that you plug in — your computer, phone, toaster, microwave, lights, camera, TV and DVD player? If they aren’t plugged in or recharged, then they just don’t have the energy …

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