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Cleaning Confession #1 - Bleach

So, let me preface this by saying that I know a lot of people love the smell of bleach.  I know that it fills your heart and nose with happiness to smell it and know that something has beencleaned. I am happy for you, I really am.  

And, if you are just joining me, HERE is a link to my first post about my latest crazy experiment adventure. 
I, on the other hand, loathe the smell of bleach.  If I was a spy and the other side captured me, they could break me just by threatening to open the bottle. I become melodramatically convinced that I am going to die when I smell it.  I open windows; turn on fans; and begin to loudly wonder, "What's that smeeeeeeeeeeell??"  You don't believe me? Ask my mom, she has witnessed more of these outbursts than anyone else I know.  I am not proud of it, but I hate the smell that much. 
Those who love the smell of bleach may think, "What a nice photo of a bleach jar." 

"SEE? I am NICE! “ It says.

I also loathe the smell of ammoni…

Happy Blogaversary to meeeeee!!!

Well, it's a few days late!  I wrote a post (I thought).... I scheduled it for the 8th (I thought), but nope I did not really do either.

It's been a few years that I have sporadically meandered by this place.  I love the people I have met because of my random adventures, and I hope that you have enjoyed the posts and pictures.

Thank you all who stop by!

-- Jenna

Disaster Pending - I am going to make stuff, like toothpaste,

So, the other night when I was supposed to be working on a history assignment, I had this thought.  Why am I not making more of my own stuff?  As in, why am I spending all this money on hair care products (most of which do not help as advertised), toothpaste, body wash, etc.  So, again instead of working on my history assignment (sorry professor) I posed this question on my personal Facebook account,

I have been tossing around the idea to try making my own beauty products (shampoo, etc). I know a few of you out there do this already, ideas on recipes??

I was surprised, though I guess I should not have been, at how many responses I received and I started thinking that perhaps this crazy plan might be worth trying.  Then I saw this documentary on Netflix called No Impact Man about this guy who decided to try and eliminate his carbon footprint and take his family along the for the ride.  My family is not as supportive as his, and honestly I do not see myself as that dedicated.  I would lik…