1. Toothpaste Bottles This is my all-time favorite cut from my life. Toothpaste. Don’t worry, I’m not running around with stained teeth and yuck breath, I just make my own toothpaste instead. It’s the simplest recipe, lasts forever, and SIGNIFICANTLY reduces my waste output. I’m a “guestimator”. I rarely writer down recipes and even less […]
I love baking bread. It was something I took up more in passing than with a real intention to start doing it regularly. My mother has baked bread for years after learning from a woman in a casual conversation that you get the most nutrients from wheat only if you use it within 24 hours […]
About a year ago, I discovered that I was allergic to eggs. Aside from having to cut out a lot of foods from my diet, it hasn’t been so bad. I suffered from mild to severe asthma since I was a teenager and after cutting eggs out my asthma has completely disappeared! If you haven’t […]
Most minimalist blogs and writers advise that you start decluttering one room at a time. Well, I started with my bathroom and it has since became my sanctuary. No, it isn’t as awesome as the image on the left, but I find it quite cozy and comfortable and it is totally me.
My journey began when I was a teenager. I love Feng Shui and was constantly cleaning and rearranging my room to suit the flow. I was always purging my room only to re-accumulate over time. I loved the simplicity of a perfectly placed plant next to a stone to imbibe an area with a certain […]
Just tried this homemade toothpaste recipe fromhttp://www.tammysrecipes.com/homemade_toothpaste Love it! I ran out of my Tom’s toothpaste the other day and haven’t managed to remember to get some while at the store. I realized I had all the ingredients necessary to make homemade toothpaste (coconut oil, stevia, baking soda, peppermint oil). I tried it and loved […]
Sorry for the delay in posting. You know, holidays and all can be very time consuming. Anyway, I ran out of eggs this morning but really wanted to make some corn bread. So, I improvised.The recipe only calls for one egg so it isn’t that devastating to replace it with something else. I wanted the […]
One of the most often poisoned and frequent weeds found in the United States is Dandelion. The whole plant is edible and not to mention delicious. I get very excited to see them bloom in the spring and fall. My husband and I go out and pick as many as we can find and make […]