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Make Your Own Bit of Heaven

I won’t talk about cake today, I promise. Well, maybe not until the end of the post. Sauces, dips, and spreads are on my mind today, and I want to tell you, if you haven’t taken a peak at the new stuff in the grab n go cases at the Cordata and Downtown co-ops, you are missing out. 313 more words

Running the Right Way

After a week of living in the City, I went on a total of 3 runs/walks through Central Park and surfed those endorphins into a sign-up for a half marathon. 208 more words

Fair Trade

What exactly IS Fair Trade?

So we know every dollar is a vote, but what exactly are you voting for when you buy Fair Trade products?

According to the World Fair Trade Organization… 138 more words

Fair Trade

Cake Face

It is no secret that I love cake. In fact, I am known at work as the lady who eats cake for breakfast and pie for lunch. 264 more words


Baby, it's Hot Outside.

Summer is upon us and as usual, I am far from ready to deal with the heat. I blame my ancestors. They all come from the cold highlands, so I am not predisposed to any kind of heat whatsoever. 144 more words


To Consume or Not Consume

Unconsciously I’ve been struggling with the need-want trap lately.  I’ve been making copious “I need…” lists in my head.  They go something like this:

I need new jogging pants. 455 more words