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 [...]
The recent severe weather across the United States has everyone heatedly discussing global warming…Some say, obviously global warming is a crock because look how much snow people are getting. Others say, global warming is merely an EXTREME of weather patterns in either highs or lows. Our newspaper this morning was filled with arguments one way [...]
I have a serious weakness for luxurious bath products. I have baskets and drawers and part of a closet dedicated to products for pampering myself with. I have seen a number of shea butter scrub recipes online and they all looked incredibly decadent. I decided I wanted to learn how to make a shea butter scrub at home and [...]
Over the past few years, a movement called “Meatless Monday” surfaced that encourages families to choose alternatives to meat on Mondays. It’s small step to help improve your family’s health and the health of the planet. Sometimes it is hard to come up with vegetarian dishes that the whole family will enjoy but this one [...]