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Hand and Heel Scrub

This scrub is perfect for buffing your heels and keeping your hands moisturized for the winter months.

You can make this in about 5 minutes total.  88 more words

Country Living

Drying Stevia

I love fall, but I’m saddened about not being able to step outside my backdoor and clip fresh herbs. My summer herbs are still green, perky, and plentiful…but their days are numbered! 654 more words

Clean Eating

Sunflowers turned to seed

We have bird feeders we use throughout the winter and fill them with sunflower seeds for the birds.  This year we planted a sunflower garden to grow our own seeds. 160 more words


My Grandmother's Canned Pickled Green Tomatoes

With fall comes the clean up of the final tomatoes lingering on the now drying vines in our garden. Yes, it’s hard to believe that it’s time to harvest the last of the green tomatoes. 613 more words

Clean Eating

About Me - City Girl Gone Country

Let me get it out of the way.  I am not a survivalist.  I was born and raised in the South Side of Chicago and I still wear stilettos.  377 more words

Farm Living

A New Life In The Soil

Oh this place, filled with such clean emptiness — the absence of other human presence.  A palette of low mountains and sea-borne air held aloft in the green arms of actual, living, honest to goodness trees.  465 more words

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