Monthly Archives: March 2011

Here comes Spring!

Today I would like to dedicate my blog to Kristin! 100 uses for Yogurt Containers!!!!! Just Kidding Kristin! With spring just around the corner it is that time of year to start thinking about your gardens. Until the past few … Continue reading

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Green Tips

Learn about Canadian R-2000 homes. These certified homes offer amazing efficiency, using 30%-40% less energy than a regular home. They cost more up front, but R-2000 homes save plenty of money and boost resale value in the long run. Understand … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

  May the Luck o’ the Irish be with everyone this day. I grew up celebrating today with my grandfather who moved from Ireland when he was a young man. Today has been a day always filled with luck, family … Continue reading

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When Life hands you Lemons

When life hands you lemons, make lemonade. When that doesn’t work add Vodka and make a cocktail! Boy have I had a day full of lemons! Dave is working today so it is just me and the kids and well … Continue reading

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Spend Out

As I mentioned before I have been reading The Happiness Project. One of the sections in it has really inspired me. Gretchen talked of Spending Out. A process where you are actually using the things you have, those things that … Continue reading

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Freezer Stock Up

Stocking up your freezer is something we all do at times. Anyone who is expecting multiples has this on their mind often. If you need to do a stock up here are some ideas from my own experiences. Buy from … Continue reading

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Green Tips

Understand the impacts of your travel choices. Airline travel carries a heavy carbon footprint, while rail and bus are significantly less. Think of the eco footprint of large hotel chains compared to that of a small B&B. For Vacation planning, … Continue reading

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