DIY Citrus Vinegar Cleaning Solution

A family member sent me an easy recipe earlier this month for a homemade scented vinegar cleaning solution.  I had success with it, so I wanted to share it with you! In an effort to reduce chemical exposures in our home, we’ve almost exclusively cleaned with diluted vinegar since having children ten years ago.  It works well […]

Kid Fun: The Nature Wheel Jar

  Over the holidays, like many families, my kids had fun using an advent calendar filled with little notes to help them countdown to Christmas.  Ours had prompts that gave them an assignment to do each day. These would vary from things like helping around the house to performing a random act of kindness. Our original […]

Kombucha: Fermented Tea

“Like the earth itself, the various arts of fermentation rely on biology to transform organic matter from one state to a more interesting and nutritious other state.” ~ Michael Pollan, Cooked   Last year, one of my 2016 New Year’s resolutions was to learn how to make Kombucha tea at home.  My daughter and I […]