How to Store Food More Sustainably

Anyone who knows me, knows that I am nut when it comes to recycling, not creating waste etc. etc.  Truthfully, it’s not even something that I think about much anymore, it’s just a normal part of my everyday life. I try to avoid buying single use containers/individual packages as much as I can, and I Read More …

How to Pick A College: Things People Don’t Discuss

College! It’s amazing! The best time of your life! An investment in your future! A no brainer! Or is it…? College has become a seemingly untouchable facet of American life.  Yet, while it seems “expected” for many, costs of attending (including tuition, supplies, room & board) have skyrocketed beyond what makes sense for many people.  Read More …

How To Sell Your Clothes IRL

I have a lot of clothes, ok? Some people call this behavior “hoarding,” I prefer to call it “professional collecting.” But with 5 closets, even I eventually run out of space, so every few months I purge my closet (a little… more on that later) and sell it! Selling clothes is an art and a Read More …

How Long Can I Freeze Chicken For And Other Food Tips

I like to consider myself part scientist, part conservationist, and part crazy person. I love food- everything about it. Buying it, storing it, hoarding it (because I am a Jewish mom and you never know when 20 people are coming for dinner), preparing it, eating it.  But one thing I do not do is waste Read More …