10 Things trying to be more Zero Waste has revealed.

Nothing has challenged my “Planner Bae” and organizing ways like reducing our family’s waste. Since May of this year I’ve been working on reducing how much stuff we have/consume. What I mean by this is, how much our family’s habits impact us, the folks around us and the planet. It’s been very enlightening! We are…

Easy refrigerator pickles

Hi guys! Every week we get a box of produce from Hungry Harvest. The box that we’ve selected is a huge haul of various delicious and tasty fruits and veggies. Sometimes we get veggies that go super fast and sometimes others kind of linger around the fridge. It happened that we had four english cucumbers…

Urban Life Short: Passport D.C. 

Every year embassies in D.C. open their doors for visitors to experience their culture. This event is Passport D.C. This was our first year going and it was an amazing event. We visited Kenya, Korea, Portugal, Guatemala, and Haiti.

AGTW in the All Things Woman Talk Show 

Hi guys! A little while ago I received an invitation for AGlanceThisWay to be on the All Things Woman Talk Show. The show is based in Wilmington Delaware and broadcasts live on Facebook on Monday nights at 9 PM. The topic of the show I was asked to be a guest on was “Beauty From…

Cleaning Inspiration. 

Cleaning inspiration. That’s what I crave. It might sound like a fantasy but a girl can dream, can’t she?  When I am in a cleaning rut I find that trying new products helps me to get the old engine humming again. Sometimes it’s brand new products and sometimes its returning to products that I had…

Making Room in Your Bubble.

Hi guys. The most popular post on AGlanceThisWay is about setting boundaries and recovering from people pleasing. I wrote these posts over three years ago and yet every week someone on the internet reads these posts because they are searching for answers to help them set boundaries and recover from people pleasing. When I initially wrote…

Summer is here! Watermelon Pops for all!

I just love watermelon. I hated it until about 5 years ago. It was just yucky stuff until, one day, it wasn’t. I’m not sure what made me eat it five years ago. I have no idea but I do remember thinking about how delicious that juicy cold fruit was. Mmmmm. I want some right…

Do you have a “Mom’s Mission Statement”?

My life has changed so much since 2012. In 2012 I  was a divorced single mom, ex entrepreneur, hourly employee with no health insurance who was trying to put her life back together. Now, things are different. I am married to a truly wonderful man (he’s perfect for me). He has become an amazing father…