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Story of my life

‘I like these crumbs stuck on my hand’ ‘That’s how we roll in the dish land’

The murmurs slowly reaching a crescend’o

Slime in their eyes is dime for our pain… 41 more words


Switching to more sustainable alternatives

I’m always looking to make sustainable switches now I’ve learned about going Zero Waste. Here are a couple of examples. I’ve used up the last of the green nylon scourers I always used to purchase without thinking. 341 more words


Emily and the Art of Dishwashing

“Before I do the dishes, take a moment to observe them. Notice how dirty they are. Have a look at how stained, soiled, sullied, and unclean they are. 177 more words

YUM Eat Cafe

Meditative housework

I’m anxious, driven. I am always thinking, worrying. Pausing for quiet is hard. I have to really concentrate to shut my brain off and find peace. 239 more words

Personal Growth


I’m so happy….I finally found a homemade dish washing detergent that really works! I’ve tried several formulas but I live in the desert and the water is very, very, VERY hard. 429 more words

Wash Away Your Allergies!

I have long been at war with everything antibacterial. The world is too clean and the kids in my town barely get a smudge on them before their parents swoop in with wet wipes and hand sanitizer. 462 more words

Thinking of You at Work

When the dishes don’t burn

it’s because my palms

are only a rippled shell

of touch once felt.


Ten smooth digits, white

cold, and clean. Hands… 9 more words

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