Something happened in the fifties and it was not good. With the advent of mainstream television, homemakers learned about ready to eat foods and convenience products designed to make their lives easier. It made no matter that many of these products, ranging from TV dinners to laundry and cleaning products, were toxic brews of preservatives and chemicals.
Although I have always been inclined to cook from scratch, make my own cleaning supplies, and embrace the proverbial do-it-yourself mentality, it wasn’t until one year ago, almost to the date, that I stopped supporting the big corporations and Madison avenue that were pushing unhealthy products my way.. . . Read More