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Sun’s Cream (Part 1)

Hormone disruptors or skin cancer? This is the decision I make everyday when choosing whether or not to apply sunscreen. And for someone who…

Quickies

Sometimes I have trouble keeping my pants on. And sometimes I can’t get my shirt off fast enough. I should explain, before the good…

Homemade toothpaste from The Dew Abides

Crestfallen

Commercial toothpaste is a hot mess — thanks to questionable chemical contents, an unrecyclable tube, a useless cardboard box and a whole lot of…

Boric acid = dead roach

Kick-acid

In the South, the air is as thick as the barbecue sauce isn’t. It’s a case where the combination of hot and wet doesn’t…

Toothpastefail

I dearly love my wife. Among her best qualities — and it’s a long list — are things like boundless energy and a Pollyanna-like…