Monthly Archives: April 2012

Quote: Create a Plan and Make it Happen

You got to be careful if you don’t know where you’re going, because you might not get there. – Yogi Berra If you want to be successful, you need to know what you want and how to make it happen.  … Continue reading

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tv clutter

Apparently, it’s National TV-Free Week. It’s always TV-free week at my house, since I gave up cable. I started watching my favorite programs on hulu but I stopped because sitting in front of the computer wasn’t nearly as comfortable as … Continue reading

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Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Although yesterday was Earth Day, it’s still being commemorated by people who celebrate Earth Month. In that spirit, there is something else you can do to help the planet while you reduce clutter in your home. While you’re sorting and … Continue reading

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day of the book

Sunday I’ll be celebrating The International Day of the Book in Kensington, MD. The street festival features local authors, poets, book artists, small publishers, literary groups and community organizations, who set up along Howard Avenue in historic Old Town Kensington. Not … Continue reading

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Earth Day

Earth Day is April 22. The Earth Day Network has an interactive activity on their  Web site that allows you to “measure” your ecological footprint.  Your footprint is determined by the amount of natural resources you consume, given where and … Continue reading

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it’s the little things

My spring cleaning frenzy continues.  Last week, one of the tasks I completed was cleaning the stovetop and oven.  Although I wipe up the stovetop regularly and clean the oven when I spill something, I really despise deep-cleaning the range.  … Continue reading

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National Library Week

Sponsored by the American Library Association , National Library Week recognizes libraries for all that they offer us and also honors librarians for the work they do. You can show your admiration for your local librarian on Tuesday, which is National Library Workers. … Continue reading

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