Celebrating a Green Father's Day

We don’t talk much about men or fathers here at Simple Organic, but every now and then we need to shine the spotlight on the men in our life, be they fathers, brothers, husbands, or lovers. Father’s Day is coming up this Sunday, June 20, so today we’ll look at a few ways to celebrate (read more…)

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Sunday Links: June 13

Happy Sunday, everyone!  I just want to say: wow.  If you haven’t checked out the comments from Friday’s post on natural deodorant, make sure you stop on by.  Who knew that deodorant would be such a hot topic? If you haven’t yet, I hope you’ll make plans to join us in the one-month Simple Organic (read more…)

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Adoption: lessons learned

As I’m writing this post, my son, who we recently adopted, is almost eight weeks old — which is to say, I’m definitely not an expert on this subject. It all happened pretty quickly for us, which is pretty rare in adoption. I haven’t read many books (yet), but I’ve been thrown into one of (read more…)

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The Simple Organic Natural Deodorant Challenge

I have a dirty little secret that I need to confess: I still use regular, mainstream antiperspirant and deodorant. Whew. There, I said it. But before you recoil in horror at the thought, let me explain myself. I do have some natural deodorant, and I try to use it as much as I can. I (read more…)

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Thursdays are Book Club day

Today is Book Club day, where it’s the final day we’re discussing In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto by Michael Pollan. This week we’re on Part IV —  Not Too Much: How to Eat. I loved this final part of the book because it gives such concrete, do-able advice, and it leaves us with (read more…)

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