Cool Places, People, and Programs, Green Living Ideas

Shopping that can make a difference

Shopping has never been something that I have enjoyed. Being a little bit of anxious person, it's really hard for me to decide on something. What if I buy this and only wear it once? Do I really need this? Most trips will be me just arguing with myself about purchasing an item and I… Continue reading Shopping that can make a difference

DIY Crafts and Projects, Green Living Ideas

What we did wrong while building our own fire pit

Today was a beautiful spring day here in Virginia, and J and I spent the day outside working in the yard. In the morning we transplanted some wild onion that grows in the yard to a little garden patch, but more on that in a different post. In the afternoon we decided to finally work… Continue reading What we did wrong while building our own fire pit

Cool Places, People, and Programs, Green Living Ideas

Get Wild About WildLife!

Last year in December, during the 68th meeting of the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed March 3rd, 2014 as the first ever World Wildlife Day. In honor of the day the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) was adopted; 04/03/1973. The hope is that marking today World Wildlife… Continue reading Get Wild About WildLife!