“Your Grandmother Would Be So Proud Of You” — Don’t Eat It! Soap and Skin Care

Ruth from “Don’t Eat It! Soap and Skin Care” moved me to tears this week and reminded me not to take my matriarchs for granted. “Your Grandmother would be so proud of you.” In my adult life I don’t remember many times that I visited my Aunt Shirley when she hasn’t spoken these words toContinue reading ““Your Grandmother Would Be So Proud Of You” — Don’t Eat It! Soap and Skin Care”

Cleaning Nontoxically – Vinegar For Tile Floors

We moved into a new place in July of last year that was anything but new.  The floors were so grimy that we gave them a quick once-over and continued moving in.  The one in our bathroom was RIDICULOUS.  Being that it wasn’t the one used often, we let it go and covered it withContinue reading “Cleaning Nontoxically – Vinegar For Tile Floors”

Heatwave, Hens, Hay & Harmonica

Our poor chickens don’t like cold toes, so I shlep out some hay out to carpet their yards.  It warmed up enough for them to want to come out.  I play you some Happy New Year song 😉