Going Green: How To Get Organized For An Eco Friendly Life

glass jar from The Good Fill to get organized for an eco friendly life

Going green isn’t always easy…but it is worth it especially if you get organized for an eco-friendly life Some of the challenges when moving to an eco friendly lifestyle are identifying the products to use, remembering to replenish items that may not be easily available at a retail store, figuring out how and where to […]

How to Pack An Eco-Friendly School Lunch

With the start of a new school year, you may find yourself thinking about new positive habits and routines for your kids (and yourself!). You want what’s best and healthy for your kids, but sometimes it’s hard to know where to begin. If you’re one of millions of parents packing lunches before you send your loved […]

Going Paperless in the Kitchen…Guest Post on Faithful Provisions

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My last post about going green mentioned going paperless in the kitchen. There are some simple steps you can take to do this yourself. Our household hasn’t bought paper towels in over 8 months. Saved us a bunch of money, and it really wasn’t that hard to do.

Going green & getting organized with Chico Bags

ChicoBag Reusable Shopping Bags have been a long time favorite of mine. I’ve been using them for years to grocery shop, go to the farmers market, picnics, etc. I often get asked about them so I thought I’d do a post I could direct people to. What I love about them is:

The Story Of Stuff: timely and fascinating video about, well, stuff

I came across this video “The Story Of Stuff” on twitter (thanks @organizergal), and thought it was just terrific. I often talk to people (whether they want to or not) about how much stuff there is in the world, in their homes and in their lives. Most of my job is helping people either get […]

book sale at the Franklin library April 2-4!

The downtown Franklin branch (1314 Columbia Ave., Franklin, TN 37064) of the Williamson County library is having a book sale April 2-4! This is a great way to discover some new books AND help raise funds for the library. My daughter and I love to spend an hour browsing and we always come home with […]

final notice for magazines – how to get them to stop sending them

Go this email from a lovely woman who attends my seminars that I teach at the library. It was great timing as I just had a client request this information and I was going to research it. But she did it for me – thanks, Jennifer!! Hi all, Sending this to friends and family who […]