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Go Gingham
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Cooking Real Food + Creating a Green Home + Living a Healthy Lifestyle
Cooking Real Food + Creating a Green Home + Living a Healthy Lifestyle

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Springtime is here – or at least mostly – but that’s what we’ll call it since Easter is next month. With spring time holidays right around the corner, here’s a round up of some quick and easy brunch meal ideas. We like to host Easter brunch – but it’s…

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How to Shop the Bulk Bins at the Grocery Store #MoneySaving

On a recent visit to my son, at college, I took him to the nearest warehouse store. It had been a long time since he and I shopped together at a warehouse store. After reviewing the unit prices on items, discussing the packaging, and comparing prices to…

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Make Your Own Mouthwash #HealthyLiving #ZeroWaste

Have you ever wondered why a company would add sweetener to mouthwash? I mean really? We’re trying to clean and freshen our mouth’s here not have candy and sugar before going to bed. After reading the ingredients in our mouthwash, and not being able to…

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Hello dear readers, I’ve missed you. Have you missed me? Have you been wondering where I’ve been and what I’ve been up to? Well, not much, only taking a break from the blog.  After six years, I felt like I needed a break and to re-examine where Go Gingham…

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Food tastes so fresh when it gets plucked right from the garden and gets eaten immediately. In January, I can’t wait for summer and the ripe tasting fruits and vegetables. In the summer, I can’t wait to eat what’s growing in the garden or what’s freshly…

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What I love about baking desserts is sharing them. OK, I wouldn’t mind eating them all myself but the older I get, the less I can eat – if I want my jeans to fit. These are a complete knock-off of the Pepperridge Farm cookie that you see at the store. My…

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Happy Mother's Day and Journal Giveaway with @gadanke #Family

Happy Mother’s Day! I hope you are enjoying this special day yourself or celebrating it with your mother. Remember when I wrote about my Great-Grandmother’s recipes that were written down in a little notebook on old Christmas cards? Well, that post put me…

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Happy Earth Day! #EarthDay2016 #sustainable

Every day should be Earth day. That’s what our planet needs: every single day devoted to treating the world we live in with more thought. Reduce, reuse, recycle is good but refusing needs to be the first “R” in the list. We all need to live like the Earth…

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Lip Chap DIY #Healthy #nongmo

When my lips are chapped, it’s practically a federal emergency. I always have something on me for dry lips. Let’s face it: I have no idea what’s in half the stuff I’m slathering on my lips (I’ve tried looking for the ingredients on Chapstick and haven’t…

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How to Organize a Laundry Room for Sustainability + it's cute, too! #Sustainable @IKEAUSA #ad

Today’s post is sponsored by IKEA. Thank you for supporting the occasional sponsored post that helps support this site and all of the gingham-ness you see here. There’s a saying that my brother taught me in German, and in English it goes like this: order…
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