for foodies

Blueberry-ginger Green Smoothie Recipe

Although I tend to share dessert recipes, I do in fact eat vegetables... Especially when they come in a delicious smoothie like this one! Read on for the recipe.

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simple living

How to Make Natural Soy Wax Candles At Home

Raise your hand if you like candles. Everyone? Good! Today I wanted to share with you a tutorial to show you just how easy to make your own beautiful, clean-burning soy wax candles at home.

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simple living

Morning at the Farm

I am not a farmer, but once a week from May through October, I help harvest at a local, women-owned and run farm in return for a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) share--a weekly bounty of fresh produce grown at the farm. I thought I'd share a little peek into what it's like. Read on for the story!

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for readers, for writers

Slipper Season Cozy Chat / Blogging Without Trying to Achieve Something

The weather has changed and it's officially Slipper Season where I live. How about a cozy chat to catch up? Grab a cup of tea and a warm blanket and settle in. :)

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for foodies

The Chicken and the Banana Bread (Also: A Great Banana Bread Recipe)

The weather is changing and soon one of my favorite activities -- heading out to the front yard with morning coffee or tea -- will be far less appealing. Which is why last weekend's events were particularly disappointing (or ridiculous, depending on your perspective). Read on for a story and for my favorite banana bread recipe!

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