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The Next Seattle Marathon Ambassador, At Your Service!

  Hello, my name is Rachel and I'm a runner - though it still feels so strange to say.  Up … [Read More...]

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On Being Beautiful

Beautiful.  It's what every little girl longs to be called - and society doesn't exactly dissuade us … [Read More...]

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I have a million things to say…

...but for some reason I can't remember any of them! It's been so long since I've written I feel … [Read More...]

Eco Tips and Tricks


Pets Go Hungry, Too – They Need Your Help

An often unnoticed effect of a down economy or a lost job is that not only are the people involved are affected, but very often pets end up becoming less of a priority.  It's a sad and stark truth, but there is a light here in the Seattle area that exists to … [Read More...]


Watch Out! I Have a #LicensetoSpill and I’m Not Afraid to Use It!

  Being an "Arizona girl" (so to speak) I'm not all that big on carpet.  Carpet is for bedrooms...period.  But once you move somewhere, um, colder and realize that tile floors would be absolutely freezing in the winter, carpet is definitely where it's … [Read More...]


Protein Packed Greek Pasta Salad with Ocean Naturals Tuna

One thing I really love about living in the Seattle area is the commitment to green/eco-friendly living.  I also really appreciate seeing new products appear on store shelves that matches up with my personal beliefs and our family's commitment to sustainable … [Read More...]

For The Kiddos

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2013 Gifts & Greens Galore at the Arboretum Foundation

Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending the preview for the Arboretum Foundation's huge … [Read More...]

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Give the Perfect Gift this Holiday Season with #ScentSavings

    Are you stumped when it comes to gift giving?  Some people are really easy to … [Read More...]

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How To Deal With Disappointment

This week, as it turns out, has not been very fun or exciting for me.  First, there was the fall … [Read More...]



Awesome “Gaming with M” Instagram Contest with M&Ms and XBox!

The kids and I had a chance to create 8-bit-sprites with M&Ms as part of a sponsored post … [Read More...]


Holiday Gift Guide – Blue C Sushi – Seattle

I recieved product in order to conduct a review - all opinions are my own! Give the gift of more … [Read More...]


Buying Food in Bulk and Saving Money

I received a complimentary product to facilitate my review.  All opinions are my own! Seasoned … [Read More...]