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A #CLEANSWAP FOR A CLEANER GENERATION

Seventh Generation is hosting a "Clean Swap" at 28 retail locations, traveling in a bio-fueled bus across the Mid Atlantic all summer and last weekend Miss P. and I got to join in on the action: That bottle might actually help me conquer Mt. Saint Laundry The event encourages people to trade in traditional cleaning product in exchange for free ...

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Mommyhood

TEN THINGS I LEARNED WHILE PICKING BLUEBERRIES WITH MY FAMILY

This weekend we went to a UPICK blueberry farm with the kids. Here's what I learned...   1. My first child is exactly like my husband. Methodical, rule follower, focused, intense. She even put on her blue dress with shapes like blueberries all over it for the occasion. 2. My second child is exactly like me.  Doesn't care that ...

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Life & Style

LUNCHBOX MEMORIES

The table felt cold on our legs after a long morning of playing chase in the hot sun.  The pale orange and brown colors of the cafeteria always stirred up the conditioned response of hunger.  Nestled in between my two favorites, Sara Ballute and Joey Redmond, my fellow 1st graders rushed to click open our Masters Of ...

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TIPS FOR PLANNING A SUMMER BIRTHDAY PARTY

I love planning my kids' parties.  I start three months before, create lists and rip pages out of magazines for inspiration.  I spend evenings on Pinterest, Etsy and Minted reveling in the creativity of others.  One of the best compliments I've received about the kids' parties was that it was akin to Billy Madison's when he ...

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