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Hey, It’s Stop Food Waste Day!

On national STOP FOOD WASTE DAY it got me thinking. It’s two days after EARTH DAY and in honor of that occasion, I wrote about the feel-good sensation of getting nourishment from food that grows in my own backyard. I won’t rehash the earlier post (but will encourage...

Earth Day Plantains

I thought it was prophetic that as Earth Day approached our very own plantain tree let us know it was ready to be harvested with some over-ripe brown fruits among the yellow gems in the bunch. When you live in Southern California and are fortunate to have a plantain...

Meal Prep Turkey Meatballs with Broccoli

Thank you to our food contributor Kathleen Ashmore from Kat Can Cook for sharing her Meal Prep Turkey Meatballs with Broccoli. Love these for a quick, healthy weeknight dinner. The best part? You probably have everything you need in your pantry and freezer to make...

7 Easy Ways to Recycle Everything from Car seats to Legos

This story originally appeared on The Local Moms Network. Whatever your inspiration – spring cleaning, Earth Day, an upcoming move, or the inability to look at the mess any longer – getting rid of your stuff is a struggle. Make it easy by organizing things into...

9 Earth Day Books Your Kids Will Love

This story originally appeared on The Local Moms Network. To help honor Earth Day, Rosemary D’Urso, aka Library Mom, chose five fantastic books perfect for the occasion. Says Rosemary: “From its sparkling waters to its majestic mountains and curious...

Day Trip Destination — The Grove: It’s a Swiftie Alert!

🕰️The Grove in LA is abuzz 🐝today with watches and clocks ticking and hourglasses ⏳flipping ⌛️with a countdown to a midnight 🕛 release of THE TORTURED POETS DEPARTMENT by none other than Taylor Swift. 🎵The “library installation” — sponsored by Spotify — honors Swift’s...

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