Merino Cool…

So during my latest shopping trip to Target for diapers and such, I got lured over to the beauty section. One of my fave brands is Essie, because the little bottles are justsocute… Continue reading

Does everything have to be American?

Ok, so I understand that buying EVERYTHING American can be difficult. While it’s an ideal goal, some of us don’t have the wallet or the know-how to do that. So, I’m presenting you… Continue reading

Wash your hands (of buying foreign)

Ugh! So sorry I haven’t posted in a while. I’ve been buying American a lot and I know I need to post it to you guys- things have just been crazy with R… Continue reading

And the Winner Is…Katy K!

I wrote all the names on slips of paper, folded them up, put them in a RedSox Hat (of course)…and had Ms. Rebekah pick a name. The winner is Katy K , who wrote… Continue reading

Wicked Local Wednesday: Blueberry Picking

Each Wednesday, I’m going to bring you an American company that’s super-local to my area. Most likely, you’ll have something similar in your area too. To see the biggest impact on your economy,… Continue reading

Give it away, give it away, give it away now…

So you may or may not have found the giveaway requirements hiding somewhere here on the blog yet…but I decided in the meantime to make a multi-dimensional giveaway. Let me explain! I picked… Continue reading

Carefree Caprese…

I promised you a good, basic farmstand recipe and I shall deliver! You will need: Tomatoes, mozzarella cheese, fresh basil, and balsamic vinagrette. STEP ONE: Slice tomatoes. (thick slices, thin slices, chop-chop…whatever you like)… Continue reading

Where are you wearing?

                                    I saw this article today and thought it was fascinating and applicable to my next… Continue reading

Down on the Farm(stand)

Ok friends, things are about to get a little more intense. Or hardcore. Whatever you want to call it. Last post, we looked at buying American-produced food at the grocery store. I can… Continue reading

As American as…Hannaford?

 (image from 17 andbaking.com) Wonder where we’re going today? HINT: It’sfoodrelated… Buying American can be really overwhelming. Things manufactured in the US are hard to find and maybe you’re thinking to yourself, “humm,… Continue reading