Gretchen


Into my third decade; lovin' the Hubs dearly; amazed by my Baby Bear; waiting for Americans to WAKE UP; daily convincer of the importance of language; dreaming of change; singing and dancing in the car; studious goofball; sarcastic, health-conscious mama

7 Kinds of Moms: Which Are You?

We all know that moms know best, because they tell us that they do and no one argues with a mom. I have found during this pregnancy that there are different types of moms offering different types of advice. While I know they all mean well, some are more helpful than others. Here are the top moms that I have met. ...more
How about the "I'd rather be doing something than listening to you talk about your job as a mom" ...more

Hilex Poly: Plastic Bag Exec Speaks to Debate

To the average consumer, Hilex Poly, a manufacturer and recycler of plastic bags and other products, is relatively unknown, but to anti-plastic activists, the company is generally loathed. Their lawsuit against Chico Bags, makers of reusable bags, did not help....more
So, when we talk about pollution, we're supposed to think of the "polyethylene data" as a ...more

Bloggers Show Us What Beautiful Really Is - Part One

Update 5/22/12: This sweepstakes has now ended. Thanks for your interest in this promotion. You can still read the bloggers' reviews by clicking on the links below.What do you consider beautiful? Drive? Strength? Tenacity?

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