Diane has a Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology with a Minor in Health Management and Policy. She spent many years working in cancer research, academics, and biotechnology. Concern over the growing incidence of human disease and the birth of her children led her to begin living a more natural life. She quickly realized that the information she was learning along the way could be beneficial to many others and started blogging as a way to share this knowledge with others. While passionate about health and the environment she can't quite give up her favorite Cheetos and Diet Coke!
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 I have always been a big fan of companies that donate to charitable organizations. There are companies out there making millions upon millions of dollars and individuals that are homeless and starving. Businesses bringing in record profits and environmental causes that are struggling to find funding. So, why would corporate donations […]
I don’t know how anyone in this world lives without a pickup truck. We use ours to carry bikes, dogs, lawn aerators, furniture and firewood. It is really a necessary part of our lives! However, it is NOT good on gas! So, in an effort to reduce our fuel consumption, my husband takes a vanpool […]
I am on the environmental committee at my children’s elementary school. We host several recycling drives every year for a number of different items. Before people throw something away they should make sure to ask themselves “What can I do with that?” I am always amazed at how much trash sits curbside every week […]