Monthly Archives: April 2014

Simple Living – Baking Bread

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 […]

Recipes – Eggless Pancakes

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 […]

Minimalism – The DivaCup

One bathroom item I forgot about is my Diva Cup. If you haven’t heard about it, read some great reviews here.  It really isn’t for everyone and it definitely takes some getting used to, but as you have probably figured out, I love anything that isn’t terribly wasteful. Years ago I wanted to cut back […]

Minimalism – My Bathroom is My Sanctuary

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.

Minimalism – Why I Don’t Use Shampoo or Conditioner

I haven’t used shampoo or conditioner in almost a decade.  When I was a teenager, I got really tired of the effect shampoo and conditioner had on my hair.  I had constant dandruff (despite using anti-dandruff shampoos) and I never looked forward to washing my hair because it would fluff up and look ridiculous, especially […]