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Home detox

Cleaning the house is not something I enjoy. I try to avoid it until it becomes unavoidable.

It takes up so much of precious time at weekends that I am left grumpy at the thought that the endless cycle of cleaning has eaten away at the precious time I’d like to spend doing other things with the family. 824 more words

At Home

Is White Vinegar Paleo?

You may have heard contradictory information regarding the use of vinegar on the Paleo diet, so we’re here to settle the score once and for all. 312 more words


Homemade Laundry Washing Powder

I decided a little while ago that I wanted to try and make my own washing powder. The main reasons are three-fold: to know what ingredients are in it since I’ve developed mild chemical sensitivity, to know that the ingredients used are biodegradable and therefore are not damaging to the environment, and to have a cheaper, yet equally effective, washing powder. 322 more words

Otherwise Life

Homemade Ricotta And A Cool Crostini Spread

For Father’s Day, I signed up Kurt for a cheese-making class at Sur La Table.  688 more words


Cucumber Salad

Recipe  adapted from http://www.myrecipes.com/

2 English cucumbers
1 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons distilled vinegar
1 tablespoon Asian sesame oil
2 tablespoons sugar
1 tablespoons toasted sesame seeds… 81 more words


Eliminate Ants in the Kitchen!

Since I’ve become conscious of toxins present in common household cleaners and pesticides, I have become a huge fan of distilled vinegar…plain old cheap, cheap vinegar!  132 more words

Green Living

Barbecue Chicken Legs

I am always looking for recipes with drumsticks as Normy loves them! So I found this one by my MOST favorite blogger!

(I obviously cut this recipe in half as it calls for 18 chicken legs, Normy and I couldn’t eat that many) 211 more words