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“‘When you wake up in the morning, Pooh,’ said Piglet at last, ‘what’s the first thing you say to yourself?’ ‘What’s for breakfast?’ said Pooh. ‘What do you say, Piglet?’ ‘I say, I wonder what’s going to happen exciting today?’ said Piglet. Pooh nodded thoughtfully. ‘It’s the same thing,’ he said.” -A.A. Milne, Winnie the Pooh

Tsh Oxenreider

Tsh is the founder of this blog and just finished traveling around the world with her husband and 3 kids. Her latest book is Notes From a Blue Bike, and believes a passport is one of the world's greatest textbooks.

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  1. Checking out these links now! 🙂

  2. That piece by Rebekah Lyons speaks to my heart. Thanks to the link, I will most definitely be sharing it.

  3. What a rabbit hole you’ve sent me down with that Granny’s Vittles post! I’ve been so frustrated with meal planning and grocery shopping lately — feeling like it’s time for a change of some sort. Maybe this is it?

    Also, I loved the Pooh quote. I used that passage in my 100th blog post years ago. It’s a good one. And, I just realized, completely related to the issue of real food. “What’s for breakfast?” and “What’s going to happen exciting today?” are the same thing! 🙂

  4. The apartment therapy article is a real lesson for life isn’t it? don’t drag yourself down with all your stuff

  5. The Granny’s Vital Vitals article is chock full of the errors and shows a real lack of understanding of the data presented. For starters, trying to assess average age of death by using obituaries is obviously a bad move. You have to pay to get an obituary and therefore it is only a small subset of people. I urge you to check out sources from people who understand data. There is a reason that many of us go to school for decades to understand this stuff. It’s incredibly complex.

  6. That sugar article is spurring me on to explore Paleo even more I am have great sucess.

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