Diane has a Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology with a Minor in Health Management and Policy. She spent many years working in cancer research, academics, and biotechnology. Concern over the growing incidence of human disease and the birth of her children led her to begin living a more natural life. She quickly realized that the information she was learning along the way could be beneficial to many others and started blogging as a way to share this knowledge with others. While passionate about health and the environment she can't quite give up her favorite Cheetos and Diet Coke!
Turning the Clock Back is a site devoted to teaching people to go green, get healthy and simplify their lives one step at a time. So many people feel overwhelmed with choices when it comes to living a more eco-friendly life that they often give up without trying at all. I want people to realize [...]
When we have company coming, it is easier to order something to be delivered and use paper plates but these are not very good choices for the environment.There are many ways to go green at your next get together, whether it is a baby shower, wedding reception or just a back yard barbecue with the […]
I decided to put together a list of recycling resources to help you reduce your carbon footprint. Some of these are great for individuals, some will work better for larger groups. Consider getting the office or your child’s elementary school involved in a recycle drive for Earth Day this April! Here is a brief list of recycling […]
I am probably not the only person in the world who has what I lovingly call ‘the junk drawer’. It is filled with everything from elastic bands and loose paper clips to nail files and electrical outlet covers. My children are teenagers and I still have those plastic covers that go over electrical sockets. Yeah, […]