If you are looking for ways to reduce the harmful chemicals in your household, assessing your cleaning products is a good starting point. Many people keep harsh, toxic cleaners in their homes, but few read the labels and use or store them safely. If you have read the labels you may have noticed that the most toxic products only list warnings and note a website to find out the "disclosed" ingredients. Naturally Clean has listed both the instructions for use and ingredients for
This recipe is great for lunches, potluck parties, and BBQs. Vegetarian options that everyone will enjoy - let alone vegan dishes - are hard to come by. This recipe uses a vegan, plant-based substitute for mayonnaise so similar that no one will know the difference. I like my macaroni salad tangy and creamy with a little crunch. You have a lot of wiggle room as far as ingredient substitutions for this recipe, but never, under any circumstances, serve dry macaroni salad. Ever.
Elevated dog bowls are a great way to help your dog digest his or her food better and reduce strain on joints and neck. I searched in stores and online for a simple elevated stand for my dog's bowls that was also stylish and blended with my home decor. I came up empty handed so I came up with my own solution that was very easy and required very little skill or tools. First, measure how tall your bowls should be off the ground to suit your dog's height. Here's a guide I found
Tired of the same old options for meatless Monday?? This salad recipe is a winner for a quick alternative that will surely please everyone at the table. Many ingredients I was even able to pick right from my summer garden too! Here's what you'll need: ~6 cups crusty bread 2 large tomatoes chopped 3/4 cup cucumber sliced 1/2 cup sliced or chopped red onion 1/2 cup olive oil 2 Tbs red-wine vinegar 10 or so fresh basil leaves shredded Salt and pepper Serves 4-6 This salad can be