Happy New Year

Wishing all a Happy New Year, and if you need to know of there is school in your town (there are 15 closings so far), check here: WCVB.com. Me? I’ll be inside with a cup of tea.

Inpiration Found

Sometimes when I am trolling the web, I mean working, I find things that tie together. Is it because I’m looking for the connection? No, I’m not really that insightful, it has to be pretty obvious. Is it serendipity? This started with an email.

this TED Talk – Adora Svitak and then linked to this from Indiegogo – Tomorrow’s Roundtable

[youtuber vimeo=’http://vimeo.com/77750056′] http://tomorrowsroundtable.com/

To . . . → Read More: Inpiration Found

Newton Community Collection for Cradles to Crayons Gear Up for Winter program

Update: Tomorrow is the last day to drop off winter gear at Newton City Hall. Can’t get it together in time? Don’t despair – Welleseley is running a collection next month and here are some 24 hour drop off locations:

Cradles to Crayons now has six (6) “Community Collection Units.” These storage containers are accessible for donation drop-offs 24 hours a day.

Cohasset

Cohasset Family . . . → Read More: Newton Community Collection for Cradles to Crayons Gear Up for Winter program

Chili Charging Station (Dinner)

Some days we are all over the place at dinner time, but, if I manage to plan ahead, dinner can look like this.

I’ve tried smitten kitchen’s chili (love it, of course), Martha’s and a one from Whole Foods. I start it on the stove and let it finish in the slow cooker. The muffins look like cornbread but are pumpkin – a little switch . . . → Read More: Chili Charging Station (Dinner)