Jessica Claire Haney

Halloween habits: Must treats be sweet?

Posted October 18th, 2011 by Jessica Haney in Child, Health, Parenting

What is Halloween without the candy? Plenty of fun! Granted, it was easier to keep my son in the dark about the relationship between Halloween and candy when he was two and a half. Now that he’s in kindergarten, he knows the score. But that first major year of celebrating—candy-free—in […]

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Fall harvest brings Farm to School and Farm to Table events

Posted October 11th, 2011 by Jessica Haney in Green, Health

Farmers markets are abundant with fruits and veggies in the fall, and schools and municipalities are getting in on the action. Arlington, Virginia kicked off Arlington Farm to Table Month on October 1 with a book signing by Diane A. Welland, author of the brand new — and very accessible […]

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Your personal slice of green: What works for you?

Posted October 4th, 2011 by Jessica Haney in Green, Uncategorized

We all do what we can, right? We pick our priorities and try to live in ways that align with them. Sometimes, though, it takes a while to find the strategies and practices that work for our family and that are environmentally responsible at the same time. What works for […]

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