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 [...]
I grew up in New England and the nights got to near freezing temperatures by November. I wore footie pajamas in high school just to stay warm at night…along with flannel sheets and really big fuzzy quilts covering the bed! My father was frugal and we had one of those programmable thermostats that automatically dropped […]
I am in charge of the Environmental Committee at my children’s elementary school. Every year in honor of Earth Day, one of the things we do is give all the children a little token to help raise awareness of the environment. This year we got a very kind donation of 800+ packages of seeds and […]
Each fall as my kids head back to school, I think of all the new things they will be learning throughout the year. It always inspires me to try something new, especially if that skill can help reduce my family’s carbon footprint. Come check out my article on the SC Johnson Greener Choices blog […]