How did I get here and which way is back? I use to do alot of things...make my own yogurt, bake bread, do crafts. Then I had kids and the chaos took off from there. I'm trying to take a step back to a simpler and more natural life, to improve myself and (hopefully) the world around me.
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 [...]
Over the past few weeks I have been teased with a few warm and sunny days. I head out and turn the soil, mentally planning what will go in each bed. I browse online sites for seeds and drool over the plants already at my garden centers. I KNOW I can’t plant for a few [...]
Think About This Thursday Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and that means millions of people heading out to buy cards, candy, and of course, flowers! Why do we celebrate February 14th as a day of love? One legend says that the holiday originated from the ancient Roman festival of Lupercalis/Lupercalia, a fertility celebration that used to [...]
Spring is in the air and the stores are starting to carry shorts, Tshirts and tank tops. When you are shopping for your spring wardrobe, there are several eco-friendly fabrics to consider. The prices may be a bit higher than traditional clothing lines but you usually get much more wear out of a high quality [...]