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…

Urban Life Short: Niagara Falls

We decided to take a family vacation during Christmas break. I found a Groupon for Niagara Falls which made it super reasonable. We spent two days exploring Niagara Falls. It was so much fun! The kids had a blast! These are sweet memories.

Urban Life Short: Princeton New Jersey. 

De’Maryo and I decided to take a last-minute trip to visit friends in New Jersey. De’Maryo has known these folks for years and you know how it goes, your spouses friends become your friends! De’Maryo’s friend is finishing up a Masters of theology at Princeton University so we took some time to look at the…

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…

Books I am currently reading.

Happy January! Happy New Year! Happy 2017! Here is my list of “currently” books. Some are new reads and others I am reading again.   This book is the latest book published by Dr. Myles Munroe. He and his wife were personal mentors of my husband and I. He and his wife passed away in…

Happy 2017!!!

It’s a new year and, as usual and as it should be, it’s full of possibilities!! I am pumped!! Seriously. I am!! This year AGTW is going to focus on: Creating the life you want. That’s right. You heard me. We are going to create the life we want! This isn’t some mumbo jumbo stuff…