DIY Laundry Detergent

For the Planet I read somewhere recently that fabric softener is environmentally one of the worst chemicals to have in your home…not because of the harm of the product, but because of how it’s made. They use a lot of terrible/harsh chemicals to produce it cheaply and then use a bunch of other chemicals to […]

David Gardner’s Jewelers

part of excellent jewelry service in the Brazos Valley When we got married, we used all the major local jewelry stores for our rings. We really did find the best of each in three different places. Engagement ring: Douglas Jeweler As a family-recommended jeweler, Douglas really took the time to teach E the 4 C’s […]

Work Rave – my new friend

This handy dandy little piece of software nags you to take micro- and mini-break throughout the day. At real break times, it gives you stretches to do. At the end of the day, it tells you to get away from behind the computer and go do something else for a while. It also tracks your […]

Train With Charlie

If you are even remotely interested in a summer fitness boot camp, I highly recommend Train With Charlie. While I can not vouch for the program from personal experience, I have heard great testimonials from some who have attended. More importantly, Charlie is a wonderful and caring person who believes in the person inside each […]