Homeschooling, Zero Waste

We’re Almost Homeschoolers!

  In 10 school days, I will be a homeschool mom. I am equal parts excited and intimidated. The “plan” had always been to homeschool. However, when we moved to a new town, I got sick, and the store I was working at closed, my kid was lonely and sad. At work, he had all-day… Continue reading We’re Almost Homeschoolers!

Review, Uncategorized

One of my new favorite things!

We have been using cloth tissues for almost 5 years now.  They're super soft organic cotton and are great for when we're sick.  However, after years of a child who carries them around we're down to about 15 from having 2 dozen. I was browsing Etsy recently and found Hanky Book.  I emailed the founder,… Continue reading One of my new favorite things!

Beauty, Homemade, Uncategorized

No ‘Poo hair!

This post is not about poop... it's about shampoo- or lack thereof... I stopped using shampoo about 6 months ago and my hair feels healthier than it ever has plus I'm saving a TON of money.  Shampoo and conditioner are not cheap... products that are safe for your family and the environment tend to be even more… Continue reading No ‘Poo hair!

Uncategorized, Zero Waste

Things you won’t see me buying anymore

I've been looking at the Green America website a lot lately and was inspired by this article Ten Things You Should Never Buy Again. Now, we have some of these items in our home- gasp! However, in my quest to be Zero Waste I won't be buying the following items anymore (some of these we've… Continue reading Things you won’t see me buying anymore