Baby Steps: Cooking Dry Beans

Now this is something that I have definitely never thought of using cloth for!

14 ways I have (and haven’t ) been frugal enough lately

Who knew going cheap and minimalist could be so good?

My Thoughts on Sunscreen, Part 2

If you missed the first post in this series, you can read it here. Based on my discussion last time about my concerns with the use of sunscreen (which brought up great discussion- thanks for all your comments!), you may well be wondering what am I suggesting for sun safety. I believe that being aware of the sun, your own natural tendency to burn, the time of day, the length of your exposure, your location, what you are wearing, etc. all together will allow you […]

My Thoughts on Sunscreen

My Thoughts on Sunscreen

My question is, do you know of or have an organic/natural sunscreen for babies? With the weather warming up here in Tennessee, I would really like to find a sunscreen for my almost 1 year old that doesn’t have all those chemicals in it. Thought maybe you would have some ideas!  Liz This is an excellent question- thanks Liz! You’re not the only one who’s been asking me my thoughts on this very subject lately! Before I delve into more natural options in choosing a […]

Tips for eating locally

Baby Steps: Replacing your Toothpaste