Home made Laundry powder

After a recent stint without a working washing machine, I decided that instead of braving hours at a laundromat with 4 wiggly children,  I would try the old fashioned way…and wash our laundry in the tub, and hang dry.   It worked.  And although it was kind of fun to channel my sicilian great grandmothers,…

Tinging

It’s that time again, the leaves are just beginning to tinge….the vegetables are being harvested in leaps and bounds, it’s almost fall. We are busy canning tomatoes, shelling beans for drying, and are back to our homeschool routine. The crafts have come out from their summer hiding, and it feels just about the right time…