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The Registry: What I Actually Needed From Birth to 4 Months

Making my baby registry made me feel uncomfortable.  I don’t like to ask for things and we were borrowing almost all the essentials from friends who had young children.  I felt like we didn’t need anything.  Looking back I can … Continue reading

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Preparing for the Holidays, Naturally

The holidays can be a time of crazy consumption, extra trash, and lots of spending. OR, they can be an opportunity to celebrate nature’s wintery beauty and pour positive energy into homemade gifts made for loved ones. Yesterday’s new snowfall set … Continue reading

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Homemade Holidays

Holidays can be full of angst, over-eating, and consumerism.  Without much additional effort, however, they can be rich: full of delicious food, meaningful family traditions, community appreciation, playfulness outside in the snow, and thoughtful gift giving.  With vacation from work … Continue reading

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