Earth Day 2016: 16 Simple Ways to Honor Earth & Help the Enviornment

Reduce. The best way not to contribute waste the world? Reduce how much you use. Recycling is great, but it takes energy to do so, so by reducing your output of recycling, you’re reducing the energy consumption. Pretty neat, huh? Reuse. I’ve been known to turn old creamer bottles into jugs to infuse water with…… Continue reading Earth Day 2016: 16 Simple Ways to Honor Earth & Help the Enviornment

Zen Living: Apple Cinnamon Stovetop Potpourri

You’d never know it was fall if you were judging by the weather, but in my home, fall is on full force. I recently discovered a new delight I’d like to share today- apple cinnamon stovetop potpourri! Here is where technology fails me a little, because here is where I’d want to share the smell…… Continue reading Zen Living: Apple Cinnamon Stovetop Potpourri

Overnight Oats and Make Ahead Smoothies: My New Favorite Things

So the other day, when we were out grocery shopping, my fiancĂ© bought me a package of mason jars. If you have a Pinterest account, you know that the possibilities of mason jar centered activities are endless. You can decorate them, put things in them, make food on Sunday that will last the whole week…… Continue reading Overnight Oats and Make Ahead Smoothies: My New Favorite Things

No One Cares About your Protein Intake Until you’re a Vegetarian (and other facts)

Yes, yes, yes. I am a vegetarian. I stopped eating meat one month ago today- hurray! I’ve been getting a lot of questions, so I thought I would put together a FAQ for those of you thinking about starting out. So how do you get your protein? This one is my favorite, because seriously- no…… Continue reading No One Cares About your Protein Intake Until you’re a Vegetarian (and other facts)

Green Office Initiative

I don’t know about you, but I work in an office that goes through a LOT of paper. Every time I reload the printer I can’t help but cringe at the dead trees I’m holding in my hand. I could go on about more sustainable alternatives for paper, but I won’t do that (today). The…… Continue reading Green Office Initiative