Health Challenge: 15 Days Without Caffeine

Posted October 3rd, 2012 by Robin (noteverstill) in Food, Health, Living, Uncategorized

Every year I wean myself off of caffeine in the days leading up to Yom Kippur, because a 25-hour fast is difficult enough before compounding it with a caffeine-withdrawal migraine. But this year, due to a stubborn head cold that left me wanting nothing but carrot-ginger juice and mint lemonade […]

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Green Product Review: Silver Jewelry Cleaner

Posted October 3rd, 2012 by delorap in DIY, Green, Living

Hat-tip to The Green Phone Booth for this excellent tip. If you have silver jewelry that needs cleaning, look no further than your kitchen cabinet. By using a couple of common household items, you can clean all of your silver jewelry in a matter of minutes. Start with a glass […]

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Learning Rhythm With My Toddler at Music Together Montgomery

Posted September 21st, 2012 by thien-kim in Living, Preschoolers

  My toddler loves music. He even has better rhythm than me.  He turns everything into a drum: empty box, a pot, the table top, even our stair railing. That’s why we’re taking our first parent-child class together with Music Together Montgomery. A couple of weeks ago, Nancy Nuttle, who owns and operates […]

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A Staycation Right Here

Posted September 20th, 2012 by jodifur in Around Town, Living

This weekend my family was hosted overnight at the Washington Court Hotel.  They treated us to the Zooperior Fun package.  We were super excited to play tourist for the weekend in our own city.  Although we live close to DC, we do not take advantage of all the city has to offer […]

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Date Night? Try a Date Week!

Posted September 13th, 2012 by Ellen in Living

Try as I might, Mr. Quimby and I don’t have a regular date night.  At best, we have a date once a month!  I’m super lucky to be a member of a babysitting co-op, so money isn’t the issue here.  It’s just lack of planning and time (Mr. Q travels […]

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Green festivals come to DC in September

Posted September 7th, 2012 by Jessica Haney in Around Town, Green, Uncategorized

Each time I’ve attended a green festival or green living expo, I’ve come away with some piece of information or a product that has made a significant difference in my life. Sometimes it’s immediate, sometimes it’s months or even years down the line. I just found out through Live Green […]

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