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 [...]
When I go to the grocery store I try very hard to remember my reusable cloth bags. Of course, there are times I forget them at home and I’m left trying to answer the eternal question: paper or plastic? I’m not sure anyone has come up with the answer to which of these is more [...]
Think About This Thursday I admit, I am not your average squeamish girl when it comes to all things creepy and crawly. I enjoy teaching my kids about the wonders of nature and often find myself catching frogs, bugs and even small snakes to show to them. I do not want to raise one of [...]
Think About This Thursday What do you think of when you hear the word ‘farm’? Does it bring to mind a few acres, a tractor and a couple of pigs? Or do you picture thousands of acres of corn, growing in perfect rows, weed free and destined for a feedlot? The face of farming in [...]