A couple of years ago I started following a great blog, 100daysofrealfood.com, looking for inspiration on healthy meals for the family. I have wanted to “go real food” for a long time, knowing too much to be comfortable with packaged foods and synthetic ingredients. We’ve been buying mostly all organic food, as we could find […]Read More Real Food
I am “week before vacation” crazy busy; and yet, I’ve found myself thrust into the center of a community battle. I went to a neighborhood “call to action” meeting on Saturday, and darn it, I never can walk away without taking on assignments. Background I live in Arlington, VA, and pay a ton in property […]Read More Accidental Activism — Fighting the Arlington Public School Bus System
Here we are in the final throws of summer, and my big boys have only one week of camp remaining. This is THE camp they both really really wanted back in Feb, March and April when all the registrations opened. The irony is, this isn’t even one of the hard-to-get-into camps. For those, I was […]Read More Magic Camp (or It-better-be-good-or-else Camp)
As soon as I said it, I knew it would someday become the title of a book. Between 2 Purses. I really am, and it is also the metaphor for my life. Always in transition. Kind of disorganized. Usually missing something I need at the moment. Carrying too much stuff that I don’t. And when […]Read More Blue Bag or Spring Green?