Category Archives: Greenish

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In October We Do The Pumpkin Patch

It’s what we’ve always done. It’s what we will always do, CHILDREN. So every year. EVERY YEAR. I will drag your littleView full post »

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A Place For Everything- Even Essential Oils

In my dream world, in my dream house, I am a hyper-organized person. In my dream world, in my dream house, PopTarts don’t fall onView full post »

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Let It Grow

Texas peaches sprout on their own from a compost pile. The case for letting “weeds” grow.View full post »

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Launching My YouTube Channel with the Help of bumGenius

Yesterday I unveiled the shiny new blog design, and now I show you what’s up my other sleeve. A fancy new YouTube channel! You canView full post »

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Rice Cooker (Pan)cake- I Went There

If you live in the internet as much as I do, there’s a good chance you’ve seen someone rave/rant about this revolutionary(?)View full post »

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Give Yourself Permission To Change… And Not Pack Early

“How may of you are the parent you thought you’d be before you had kids?” That’s the question I opened with lastView full post »

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Easter Idea Roundup

We’re just about a week out from Easter, and the excitement is building around here. Peek-a-who sent me monogramed Jellycat bunniesView full post »

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Taming Hyenas With Compost Smoothies

When my kids get home from school, it’s like, stop. SHHHH. Don’t. open.  your. mouth. Not before I can shove some food inView full post »

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Denver! Got Dirty Cloth Diapers? Come Change Them!

In How-Is-This-My-Life news, I am going to be the official Guinness World Records Witness for the Great Cloth Diaper Change in Denver thisView full post »

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Donating Diapers To Giving Diapers, Giving Hope

That’s a box of diapers I just packed and addressed to: The Natural Baby Company Attn: Giving Diapers Giving Hope 1203 North RouseView full post »

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A Pork Be Inspired Giveaway

The food situation in this house is a bad one, friends. We’ve basically been living off of fast food. I mean, yes, I know… IView full post »

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Summer Pork Chop Salad- So easy even I can make it

I’m not a great cook. I don’t really enjoy feeding people. The other night, in my exhausted and pregnant state, I actuallyView full post »

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Bubble Gum Peeps Ice Cream – A Sweet Summer Treat!

Oh yeah, you read that right. View full post » Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadView full post »

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Sippy Cup Love- Re Play Recycled No-Spill Cups

Last week I headed to Target for 2 things, and one of them was not new sippy cups. But, in my defense, we did actually NEED them. I justView full post »

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Leftover PEEPS Recipes

Okay, I know.. I know.. Easter is far behind us. Nobody actually has leftover Easter candy hanging around at this point, right?View full post »

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You Can Do This! Easy Valentine’s Breakfast Ideas

I’m so excited to be on Texas Living today showing off this easy and healthy Valentine’s Day breakfast for the whole familyView full post »

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Meal Planning Success!

Last night I made quite possibly one of the best dinners ever… for me. (The bar is pretty low to begin with.) And the night beforeView full post »

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How To Win At Life With The Help of Soap- SoapBox Soaps

More than 3,000 children’s lives could be saved every day with something as simple as a bar of soap and clean water. – SoapBoxView full post »

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12 Weeks Pregnant And Still Disbelieving

You know that thing some women do where they surprise their partner with the news that they’re pregnant, sometimes accompanied byView full post »

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Going Green For Baby

Today I was on Texas Living on KTXD in Dallas/Fort Worth, showing off a few ways you can go “green” when it comes to babyView full post »

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Apple Pancake, Egg & Goat Cheese Sandwiches

Last night, I was at a loss for dinner ideas. Kendall desperately wanted pancakes. I bought an apple pancake mix from the The Apple Barn inView full post »

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A Peek At Our New Barn-Style Doors & My New Favorite Backdrop

This weekend, Scott finished up a couple barn-style doors on a track that he pieced together completely on his own, based on someView full post »

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Kale Chips- GET IN MY MOUTH

My mom introduced me to this leafy green treat. No really, it’s delicious. Seriously! It’s not at all like you’re eatingView full post »

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Feeding From A Trough

Or a tray… whatever. Sometimes this is all I have the energy for. And that’s okay, right? I mean, the kids seem to love it.View full post »

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My Husband-Made Kitchen Table

It’s done! At the risk of sounding like a sickeningly gushy blogger, am I lucky or what? This table is amazing, so solid, soView full post »

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He Grows His Own Food

My kid is ALWAYS HUNGRY. Always. I joke we need to move to a farm and teach him to milk cows so we can afford to keep him, butView full post »

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Cloth Diapering Greatest Hits for Real Diaper Week 2012

I realize lately I’ve been all photography this and mommy truth that, and some of my newer readers may not know that I have someView full post »

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Eco-Unfriendly Confession

Y’all, I love me the planet, and I try to be kind to her. Obviously,  we cloth diaper. We compost. In general, we try to avoidView full post »

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This Cloth Diaper Is A Game Changer

And I’m giving 4 of them away! (Stay tuned for that at the end of the post.) This is the all new ones&twos all in one clothView full post »

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Heart-Shaped Sugar Smash Cookies (The Lazy Mom’s Cookie)

My name is Jill, and I’m addicted to sugar cookies. Frosted sugar cookies. It started at Christmas time with dough from a tube, butView full post »

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Rockin’ Green Jingle Bell Rock Giveaway, Featuring Red Hot Apple Cider!

I am thrilled to be one of the very first to help Rockin’ Green Cloth Diaper Detergent help announce this year’s LIMITEDView full post »

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Green Beans Wrapped in AWESOME (a recipe)

Ever heard of green bean bundles? We hadn’t either until my dad met his ex-girlfriend. This was *her* recipe. And while she didn’t lastView full post »

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Let’s Get Ready to Party! #FuzziBunzElite

Today’s the big day! I’m going to be on Twitter tonight (@BabyRabies), along with @FuzziBunz and ambassadorsView full post »

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Pumpkin-Apple-Smash Purees & Pancakes: Recipes & Giveaway

It’s finally feeling like fall not like August in Texas, and it inspired me to whip up some fall-inspired purees. I call this oneView full post »

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Save The Date! I’m Hosting a FuzziBunz #ClothDiapers Twitter Party

I’ve always wanted to have a big party with all my cloth diapering friends. No really, I have! Cloth diapering is one of those thingsView full post »

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Always In My Refrigerator: Greek Yogurt

Let me put this out there to begin with- I’m not posing as any sort of foodie here. I’m not claiming I know my way around aView full post »