Category Archives: Crunchy Stuff

Crunchy cleaning fail

I bought Tide today. Not only did I buy Tide, I bought Tide with Bleach. I feel more diminished by this than I should. To properly explain, let me give a little history. When Letty was born I decided to … Continue reading

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Crunchy Intro

I’m taking a break from Autism today to talk about being crunchy. As in, using natural products, for me, mostly in the beauty department. I have come to realize I’m a crunchy girl and I better just embrace it! Speaking … Continue reading

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No Poo part… umm… I forget

I haven’t used shampoo in long enough that it’s no longer a thing. I just dump some baking soda in my hand while showering, add a little water to it, rub it in, rinse and go. I discovered through trial … Continue reading

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No poo, final update

It’s been more than two weeks since I started the no-poo experiment, and I’m glad to say it’s now a non-issue. My hair looks fine using the baking soda/apple cider vinegar rinse. When I last posted, I mentioned adding essential … Continue reading

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No poo, day three

I miss the smell of shampoo. It’s my biggest beef with natural laundry detergent, and the reason I still use Pine Sol to clean my house. I like fragrance, even if it is chemically simulated. So my hair yesterday was … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Carlos

Carlos turned 5 this week. My exuberant, cheerful, never sits still, boy is 5. Where did the time go? Anyway, to celebrate the big event we had a party. And what a party it was. It was delayed 3 times … Continue reading

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