Tips to Help Kids EAT at Mealtime:

My mommy friends and I frequently talk about this subject.  Getting kids to eat (at mealtime) is tough!  Here are some tips to try.   Let your stubbornness shine in the eating department.  Try not to give in to whining and excuses.  If you give in they know if they wait you out, they will […]

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DIY Water Collection made Simple

Written by: Julie Learning about preparedness helped me understand why water is extremely important especially during emergencies.  Read Christa’s post about her water storage  if you haven’t already to learn more about it.  We have a similar system in place for our bottled water storage.  Living in the Pacific North West, we get a lot of […]

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My Road to Zero Waste

Written by: Julie I have not always been a Zero Waster.  But, I have been conscious about the waste I produce and made sure things were being recycled properly.  Looking back, I can see why I am attracted to this lifestyle.  My parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles have had compost bins and gardens my whole […]

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