You guys. I have recently discovered podcasts, and I don’t know why it took me this long to start listening! In the past, I would listen to NPR on the commute to and from work, but often the timing would result in me catching repeat stories after a while, so I would switch to a music station. But then my… View Post
I learned a lot during the first week of Plastic Free July and wanted to do an update. Bulk shopping I definitely had a few wins: On Sunday, we went grocery shopping at Sprouts and I brought glass jars for shopping bulk. I had reached out to Sprouts ahead of time, and they suggested I have them weighed at the… View Post
This month, I will be participating in the Plastic-Free July challenge. Just thinking about the challenge in the past couple of weeks has been eye-opening. I discovered Plastic Free July when a friend shared about the challenge on Instagram. Some of you may know that my master’s degree is in environmental journalism, and that program encouraged me to make… View Post
Lessons learned (and funny anecdotes) from losing my job, to finding a new one, and the time in between.
I put together a week’s worth of kid-approved after-school snacks, which also make great snacks for summer afternoons! During the few weeks I was between jobs I kept Peanut home with me for a bit, and we would pick Pumpkin at the end of the school day (rather than send her to after care as we do when I’m working)…. View Post