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Nothing to Eat

“There’s nothing to eat!”

I’ve heard this lament multiple times, along with sneers and grumpy comments about “organic snacks” and the lack of soda in the house. 295 more words

There's a reason they call them dyes!

Because most of them are horrible for you!! They should call them DIES!! Here’s what prompted this blog post. I got a bunch of crap for having mini chocolates in my fridge at work!! 445 more words


What's the deal with carmine?

As consumers, it is majorly important that we know what exactly we are putting on our face and body, as well as in our body. I’m sure you know there are many harsh chemicals going into everyday products, but some people may not know they are also putting bugs all over their face. 298 more words


Vegan Red Food Colouring: Beets

So by now, most of us probably know that red colouring in the foods and products we use usually come from crushed beetles.

And if you don’t know, now you know. 166 more words


Serious Warm, Serious Remodel

Wanting to capture this project on the blog, I’m converting a bunch of small FB posts to one simplified blog entry.

I love the garment on the right*, pictured above. 659 more words

Custom yarn from scrap

I decided to let my next sock recipient nominate her preferred colours. “Reds and Blues” she said. The sock wool stash had no red, but there was a variagated pink/orange. 78 more words