Archive for February, 2012

Our new non-toxic mattress

New mattress on the bed

We’re loving our new natural latex mattress, especially since it’s a king size.

Is there such a thing as dinner in bed?

Mattress in dining room

Because this is what our dining room looks like right now…

Why am I excited about a hallway full of boxes?


After a rough weekend, this week is shaping up to be much better. Yesterday our UPS delivery guy arrived with our new king size non-toxic, natural latex and wool mattress and our new water filter, which will remove chlorine, fluoride and other chemicals from our drinking water. As you can see, the cats were also […]

Whole30: Peter’s perspective

When Sarah first approached me about beginning the Whole30 diet on January 1st, I was nervous. I thought that I could’t do it.┬áBefore committing to it, I tried to practice a few days beforehand. I had been visiting my in-laws out of state. The 250 mile drive back from Maryland was tough. It’s hard to […]

Ten Months Old (Peter’s Monthly Photo)

10 months old

Peter’s lunches during the Whole30

Peter's lunch containers

I interviewed Peter about his lunches and wrote about all the reusable gear we used to make packing lunch waste-free.

Whole30: We’re done! Or is it just the beginning?

Whole30 Week 5

Here’s what we were eating the last two days of the Whole30.