books

Book Reviews: Easy Green Living & Planet Home

  Since both of these books have a big focus on greening your home, I decided to review them together for a side-by-side comparison. First up is Planet Home by Jeffrey Hollender, cofounder of Seventh Generation. I was admittedly first drawn to the book’s design. It has great graphics throughout the book, along with a […]

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Three Easy Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality

photo by joaobambu When we think of air quality, most of us probably think of how dirty the air is outside, but did you know that the air in our homes and workplaces is typically two to five times more polluted than outdoor air–even in urban areas; with the volume of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) […]

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Mama’s Makings

I started my first knitting project ever just after Christmas and posted about it back in January. Well, it feels like it took me absolutely forever, but I finally finished it earlier this week! I did take about a week off to knit up a little doorstep for Chris from Debbie Bliss’s The Knitter’s Year; […]

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Tummy Time Pillow

Take a look at what I whipped up last night! And no, I don’t mean this adorable baby… …I mean the pillow! After watching Amelia growing more and more frustrated trying to play on her belly last night, I remembered how much Skyler loved playing on his as a baby. And then I remembered the […]

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