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Essential Oils for Green Cleaning

Before I met my husband, I lived in a charming two-story house in a mountain valley just outside of Glorieta, New Mexico. In spite of the fact that I had a lovely home, one of my closest neighbors always insisted that I come to her house when we visited because she suffered from environmental allergies — she couldn’t physically handle being in most people’s homes because of the various chemicals that were present there. 299 more words

DIY Natural Cleaning Products

Brook Green Wild Food Market

“Sometimes things could be right under your nose, the only problem is your eyes are above it”

Since my move to London two months ago, I have been spending nearly every weekend exploring markets around town. 505 more words


Bathroom Tour

We’re leaping around the house a bit, so today’s tour takes us upstairs to the bathroom. I apologize in advance for the quality of the pictures, the lighting in the bathroom isn’t great so these were the best I could get. 394 more words


The Pointless Midpoint Pointer

The high school sophomore brings home 18 geometry problems that need to be properly equated and turned in the following day.

The stepfather, who is 27 years removed from anything and everything high school, has just worked 10 hours a day for 5 days in 103 degree heat. 129 more words


Fried rice: Cauliflower-style!

Oh yeah I did.  Fried rice, turned healthy!

Cauliflower is so damn versatile, you’ve just got to know how to use it!  Substitute your regular mashed potato with dinner for a cauliflower mash by steaming cauliflower, mashing it, adding in some flavours like garlic or parmesan, add a dash of extra virgin olive oil and some fresh cracked pepper – delish!   293 more words

Clean Eating

"Finger Knitting" to a Granny Shawl

School started again this year for us here in North Carolina. We welcomed a new group of nervous and excited 1st graders 2 weeks ago. The school where I work is a nature based school and we integrate so much more into our days! 207 more words

Do It Yourself