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 [...]
I have been reading the companion guide to the movie Food, Inc. I have not seen the movie yet since I wanted to read this first and it has been quite interesting (and disturbing!). I have done alot of research over the last couple of years regarding agribusiness and the problems associated with it and [...]
A few years ago my husband and I tried canceling our newspaper subscription completely to save money and create less waste. We REALLY missed the Sunday paper so we had to go back to at least once a week delivery! There are so many things you can do with newspaper besides recycling it. Come [...]
Think About This Thursday Here is something for you to think about: It is estimated that the average meal in the U.S. has traveled 1,500 miles from the farm to the plate. Fresh fruits and vegetables are shipped around the world so that we can have them year-round, regardless of the local season. And fruits and vegetables from [...]