Category Archives: Simple Living

DIY Laundry Soap

I’ve been using DIY laundry soap for two years now.  There’s not one thing I don’t like about it–clothes get clean, and gone are the days of hefting the Costco-sized tub of detergent, which my lower back appreciates.   It’s … Continue reading

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It’s healthy AND cheap, which makes it worth getting creative with.   Here are some ways we’ve tried it: Blueberries and cinnamon–with a little brown sugar or honey, of course. Peanut butter (protein!). Peanut butter and–for best-mom-ever status–a few chocolate … Continue reading

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Wherein I Delete My Facebook Account

Yes, for those keeping track, this IS the second time I’ve done this.  But the first time, I didn’t have Google + to turn to:).  Facebook had become more and more annoying–all the little changes cluttering up my screen and … Continue reading

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