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How I Shop For Groceries

How I Shop For Groceries

In my ongoing attempt to help my family eat better and ward off an early period for dear Emma, I have drastically changed the way we eat, which entails shopping smarter.  I’ve had several friends ask how and where I buy my groceries, so I figured it warranted a detailed post for any others that might be interested. … Continue reading

Gardening: How To Ripen Green Tomatoes

Gardening: How To Ripen Green Tomatoes

It’s not rocket science, but I was on the hunt to ripen my green tomatoes (besides the thought of frying or grilling them). While searching, I came across this site showing you ‘How to Ripen Green Tomatoes.’  Maybe you were like me and finally got tomatoes after all your had work and persistence…in the fall.  The guy at … Continue reading

YHL Does Dallas (& Houston & Austin)

Be still, my beating heart.  Young House Love (YHL) is coming to Dallas and I couldn’t be more stoked about it!!!!! If you’ve never heard of them, they’re totally famous DIY bloggers who get 5 million hits a month!  They are a quirky couple, living in Richmond, with their daughter, Clara, and dog, Burger.  Sherry and John … Continue reading

Composting: 3 Ways

Composting: 3 Ways

I don’t know if it’s the latest craze or not, but I jumped on the compost bandwagon a little over a year and have loved it!  For those who don’t know, composting is a means of putting kitchens scraps and biodegradable items into a pile or bin with some dry materials, like leaves or shredded paper, … Continue reading