Day 19 of the January Money Diet – Explore Your City

Denver Botanic Gardens – photo by ChrisMeyer67

If you’ve lived someplace for a while, it can be surprising to discover all the interesting things there are to do.

Have you ever checked out your city’s Tourist and Visitors’ Bureau website? Here in Denver we have the aptly-named “Visit Denver,” and along . . . → Read More: Day 19 of the January Money Diet – Explore Your City

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

The Sweet Act of Doing Nothing

Today we’re fortunate to have a guest posting written by Karen Susman. Karen is a professional speaker, author and life coach. She has a gift for networking, as well as a very warm, personal — and often humorous — way of connecting with people. Whenever I spend time with Karen, I leave feeling . . . → Read More: The Sweet Act of Doing Nothing

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Our Green(ish) Trip to Disneyland – Part 3

Grapevines in the Golden Vine Winery inside California Adventure

This is the final posting about our trip to Disneyland, and our attempts to travel and live green while on the road. As I mentioned in Part 1, my definition of living sustainably is being a good steward of our finances. Since we had . . . → Read More: Our Green(ish) Trip to Disneyland – Part 3

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Our Green(ish) Trip to Disneyland – Part 2

Fresh fruit for sale on Main Street in Disneyland

Last week I wrote about the travel and planning aspects of our recent trip to Disneyland, and this week I’ll share some of our efforts to live green on the road–as well as our trade-offs, mistakes and dilemmas.

Before we left the urban . . . → Read More: Our Green(ish) Trip to Disneyland – Part 2

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Our Green(ish) Trip to Disneyland – Part 1

Hyacinths in full bloom surround Walt Disney and Mickey Mouse in Disneyland

We left our urban homestead last week, lured by the magic of Disneyland. Throughout the planning stages of our trip, I tried to make as many eco-friendly choices as possible — balanced against practical and financial considerations. In this posting . . . → Read More: Our Green(ish) Trip to Disneyland – Part 1

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.