Category Archives: Going Greener

Oh, Canada!

We spent yesterday with friends and family, watching fireworks from a balcony and swimming in an indoor pool… boy, life is tough the girls enjoyed taking a break from education and spent…

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“To eat is a necessity, but to eat intelligently is an art.” – La Rochefoucauld

It’s officially day one of our meal changes, eating closer to home and no take out.  I have to admit, I started the day with an epic fail in this department… Tim Horton’s is a worthy adversary in our journey … Continue reading

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Greener… healthier, starts with us

As I posted a short time ago, we’re making some big changes over the summer.  Making our lives less energy dependant, making our bodies healthier by getting rid of *all* take out (even the healthy stuff!), reducing our meat intake. … Continue reading

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My life is defined by Mondays

Mondays are fresh starts, a chance to do things over… every Monday is a not me Monday! Unlike a lot of parents, Monday is the end to our weekend, it’s when I tidy, do laundry, catch up anything missed in … Continue reading

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Big changes on the horizon!

Well, our family had some scary news two weeks ago.  At a routine check up for Deliah, the doctor (or rather the nurse) found elevated levels of protein in her urine and elevated sugar levels in her blood!  Very, very … Continue reading

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Getting our hands dirty…

We’ve pushed up our sleeves and put together our first earth box.  Pretty proud of ourselves, we’re used no newly purchased material – except dirt – for this project! We needed: 2- large rubbermaid bin (for the purpose of this, … Continue reading

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Splashing through the mud and the muck…

Can you guess what we did in the rain?

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