With Donald pulling out of our Global Climate Change deal and pushing the coal as a way to start up our economy, I was feeling my old fears creeping back into the late night hours when one lays in bed trying to slumber peacefully before another long shift of homemaking and child rearing. I started to think the old defeatist thoughts of doom and gloom. Then I received a letter from Al Gore. Not personally, of course, but it was a chain letter on email to all us grassroots environmentalist. He was talking about how, despite Trump’s backward efforts, we … Continue reading Why it’s more important than ever to become sustainable and green.
This is my last homemaking book! I think… This is a whopper of a book loaded with all the best from all my books. It’s got the recipes for scratch cooking, household cleaners, even beauty products. I cover Urban farming, affording organics, going green and creating a sustainable life. There are ideas for working from home and earning money, getting out of debt easily, and stretching that dollar. How about traveling, holidays, parties, having house guest? Covered. Raising children and pets? Homeschooling? Covered! The ebook will be free for the next few days and after that, it is a tiny … Continue reading The Homemade Housewife.
I shared a marvelous, educated, and deeply thought out post from mrsmotherdirt.com the other day. In a way, out of total laziness, I borrowed her homework. I did vote. I brilliantly registered here in Sacramento and ask for absentee ballots. I know that with my husband’s work schedule and my kids I will not be making it to a voting booth. So, I have already voted, done my part people. Other than that, I refuse to watch this madness as I refuse to watch the news, politics, environmental issues, or anything outside my happy place. Yes, I know … Continue reading How I am dealing with the election and let’s talk politics for a moment.