living a well tended life... at any age

Archive for September 2012

dead horse bay, 4 blondes, and me

dead horse bay

I ¬†hope my friend Jamie never starts a blog. Because it will be fabulous, you’ll be sure to find it, and you’ll forget all about me. Jamie and I became friends about a year ago – and it quickly became apparent that we had much in common. So it never surprises me to see Facebook…

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change 10 lives. in 10 days.

Could anything be simpler? And it’s true. You and I have the power to change 10 lives over the course of the next 10 days. I have partnered with The Mission List and Water.Org to raise awareness of the unimaginable water crisis facing much of the world today. These are just some of the gruesome…

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to market: an embarrassment of riches

oven roasted tomatoes

Did I ever tell you that I am a CSA dropout? It’s true – this avid cook, lover of good food, champion of feeding my children well – joined a CSA, hated pretty much every minute of it, and vowed to never do it again (whew – it felt good getting that off my chest).…

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half the sky – book review (and giveaway) – closed

Before I knew that there was going to be “Noah”, I was busy preparing for my inevitable empty nest. I was trying to mitigate the unease I felt by putting in place a “plan” – a list of things I was going to immerse myself in once Conor went off to college. Things like becoming…

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