Cheeseburger ca. 2003
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 [...]
Breakfast for dinner is a huge hit in my house (thankfully!) and omelets, quiche, and breakfast casseroles are all quick weeknight meals that everyone enjoys. Of course, that means I am left with an awful lot of egg cartons at the end of the month! As I strive to reduce, reuse and recycle as much [...]
We all work hard for our money and it is a shame that such a huge portion of it goes towards bills! According to EnergySavers.gov, each family spends over $2,000 every year on utilities, but as surprising as it might be, much of the energy coming into our homes is wasted! Come check out my [...]
When I walk through my neighborhood on garbage day I am constantly amazed by the amount of trash some people produce. There are average sized families with only 3 or 4 people who are putting out huge bins overflowing with trash. Just a few simple changes in our day to day lives could greatly reduce [...]