Note from Mommypotamus: Today’s delightfully simple (and delicious!) recipe comes from Loriel of Naturally Loriel. If you haven’t checked out her blog before, you totally should. I recommend starting with her Nighty Night Bath Salts and Chocolate Mousse. Thanks for joining us today, Loriel!
As a backyard urban farmer because I have a flock of eight chickens and some garden beds, but there’s one thing that separates an actual farmer from a wannabe farmer: They don’t get attached to their livestock.
I’m sure you can guess which farmer category I fall into. Yep, the wannabe farmer. Continue ReadingRead More »
. . . and directly tied to your cerebral cortex? Why aromatherapy, of course. The first documented form of aromatherapy comes from ancient Egypt, where aromatic plants were infused into oil to produce perfumes and medicine. (source) Continue ReadingRead More »
What do you get when your favorite cling wrap manufacturer replaces hormone disrupting PVC and DEPA chemicals in their formula? Most likely, just a new formula with different hormone disruptors. Unfortunately we’ll have to guess what those chemicals might be, because although many companies have recently reformulated, they’re not required to tell us what’s in their products. Continue ReadingRead More »
You can use it to do party tricks, shock family members like you did when you were little (remember footie pajamas?), and even turn your cat into a mobile wallet . . . Continue ReadingRead More »
. . . and accidentally made butter instead? Or attempted to create a grain-free version of your favorite bread pudding recipe and made bread soup instead? Oh . . . well . . . I did both of those things this week. Continue ReadingRead More »
. . . and the subject turns to which one of you has the more impressive olfactory capabilities. The camel tells you that he can smell water from 50 miles away, and you’re like “Eh, that’s cool, but I can wave this little bottle under my nose and stop a bad mood in its tracks, improve my memory, trigger a burst of creativity, and support my immune system.” Continue ReadingRead More »
I have, but at my house all she does is steal socks and dump loose change everywhere. Since she doesn’t actually do laundry, I have to find ways to keep things interesting all by myself. Continue ReadingRead More »
The potami had nearly broken the sound barrier with high-pitched whining that day, and I remember telling Daddypotamus that as much as I love real food e-courses, I wish someone would put together an online parenting class.
Please tell me I am not alone in this. Continue ReadingRead More »