Waste Not Want Not · Zero Waste

Waste Not Want Not- Saying No To Plastic Bags

“The environment is in us, not outside of us. The trees are our lungs, the rivers our bloodstream. We are interconnected, and what you do to the environment, ultimately you do to yourself.” –Ian Somerhalder   After I made the switch away from plastic water bottles the next natural step on my journey away from… Continue reading Waste Not Want Not- Saying No To Plastic Bags

Recycling · Waste Not Want Not · Zero Waste

Waste Not Want Not- Refillable Water Bottles

“The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.” –Ron Swan When I decided to try and create less waste the first thing I changed was buying plastic water bottles. This quickly evolved into me also bringing my own thermos when I went for coffee. In the beginning I… Continue reading Waste Not Want Not- Refillable Water Bottles

Recipe · Uncategorized

Katie’s Kitchen- Easy Chicken and Veggies

“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above horded gold, it would be a merrier world.” –J.R.R. Tolkien   I love buying boneless, skinless, chicken breasts because they are a great source or protein, they're affordable, and you can use them for a million different recipes. The only tricky thing about them… Continue reading Katie’s Kitchen- Easy Chicken and Veggies

Minimalism · Simple Living · Waste Not Want Not · Zero Waste

Waste Not Want Not- Love People, Use Things

“Love people, use things.” -The Minimalists Well for starters I am sooooo excited about talking with you all about how I’ve been changing things in my life over the last several months!!!! Here are some of the highlights that I’ll be discussing in future posts: Reducing how much waste I’m producing Reducing the clutter and… Continue reading Waste Not Want Not- Love People, Use Things

Poetry and Prose

Poetry and Prose- Nothing But A Stranger

You wove Forever’s together In dreamy webs Of gauzy seduction My God How I fell For your lies You fed me Poisoned truths And I feasted Upon your deception I memorized The plains Of your face Reading your skin Like brail Cataloguing details Into a library I built for you Deep within My soul And… Continue reading Poetry and Prose- Nothing But A Stranger

Faith · Thoughts

Perfect Love and Unconditional Forgiveness

Merciful Father help me with the work of forgiveness. Grant me grace, mercy and peace that I might in turn share these qualities with others. Remind me continually of the sacrifice for forgiveness your Son completed at Calvary, lest I ever become prideful in denying forgiveness to those who have wounded me. Fill my heart with… Continue reading Perfect Love and Unconditional Forgiveness