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About livewellround

I am a yogi, vegetarian, runner, reader, snowboarder, martini-lover inspired by nutrition, health, yoga, politics, organizing, simple living, cooking and all things "healthy and well". I believe in a well rounded lifestyle and the importance of friends, family, fun, social service, travel and the pursuit of knowledge!

Organizing 101: Drawers

Pick a drawer, any drawer.  It’s likely even your underwear drawer could do with a little thinning out.  Why are you hanging on to that itchy thong?  Why are you keeping the ones with the ripped lace?  Ok, but yes- … Continue reading

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Paper Problems

File boxes are “Bisgo” from the Container Store; the top boxes hold receipts, clipped articles and Christmas cards, the bottom file boxes contain kids’ artwork “Touch paper once” is the organizers’ mantra.  But if it doesn’t come naturally to you- … Continue reading

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Because wrinkles AND acne…

You know when you were 16 and getting pimples… and then 23, 27, 29 and you were still getting pimples … and then you know how when you were in your 30s and you started getting wrinkles… and pimples??? It’s … Continue reading

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Mini Masterpieces

Transitional Kids by Saskatoon Design-Build Firms Maison Fine Homes & Interior Design   … on the fridge, in the car, on the counter, bottom of schoolbags, their room, the walls.  What to do with all of these works of art … Continue reading

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Master Meal List

What’s for dinner?  Sometimes I do not have the brain capacity, time or patience to answer this question once, much less 7 days a week.  But it’s a lot easier these days since we have a pretty lengthy Master Meal … Continue reading

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Step away from the paper towels

I don’t remember when I first read about the garbage patch in the Pacific, but the image stuck.  For the past couple years, every time I use a plastic bag, a garbage bag or even a paper towel, I can’t … Continue reading

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