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 [...]
Think About This Thursday This morning at breakfast my son asked me “Mom, when are you going to buy plums again?” And I had to explain to him that since summer was turning into fall, plums weren’t in season any more and mommy tries hard to only buy things that are grown in this country. [...]
I have finally found a local pickup spot for an organic community supported agriculture group. If you are not familiar with CSA’s, check out Local Harvest for more information and a group near you. Basically, large number of people get together and buy into a group of local farmers. The group I joined is not [...]
The other day I went into my pantry to make cookies and grabbed the box of Arm and Hammer baking soda like I always do for baking. Imagine my surprise when I realized it was completely EMPTY! I make sure I never run out of this stuff and couldn’t figure out how that had happened! [...]