Monthly Archives: April 2011

Simplicity: Paperwork organization

I thought I’d take a break from my bitter rantings of our food system and talk about something fun – organizing!!! I follow a blog – Pretty Handy Girl,  it’s one of those that I enjoy the majority of the posts – some of her crafts are a bit too “Americana” for me, but she […]

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How? Why?

I made the mistake choice to watch Food Inc. yesterday afternoon. I’m late on the bandwagon, I realize it. It wasn’t that I didn’t want to see it, I just never to could find a venue to watch it. I saw that it was going to be on PBS, but I missed that too – […]

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Easter cheesecake

I hope everyone had a great weekend – whether you celebrate Easter or not. We had a fun weekend – baseball was cancelled, much to our chagrin, but we got a lot done around the house and we all had a fun visit with Silly Papa. I normally host Easter, this year we invited our […]

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Hey, did you know it was Earth Day?

As if you could escape it, right? It’s becoming like Christmas for the hippie-types. Everywhere you look there’s information good and bad about the Earth and what we should do to sustain it, what will happen if we don’t. The type of food you should put into your body, whether you recycle or not are […]

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the rain in spain ain’t got nothing on Indiana

Tired of Green Mum posts yet? Sorry, they’re still coming. So I received a notice in the mail recently about the Marion County Soil and Water Conservation District (known as SWCD from here on) offering Rain Barrel for $100 – it comes in a variety of colors and can be painted, but more importantly it comes […]

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