Easy, Crunchy Potato Chip Chicken Recipe

Okay, I know potato chips aren’t exactly healthy – but I do love them. We have them here occasionally as a treat, and it makes me happy that you can readily find potato chips made without preservatives or artificial ingredients. Natural potato chips taste best on the day you open the bag, but . . . → Read More: Easy, Crunchy Potato Chip Chicken Recipe

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

5 Reasons Why Simple Living Will Make Your Life Happier

Sunrise from our front porch, January 2011

As we continue to take steps to simplify life here at the urban homestead, I catch myself feeling increasingly satisfied about our choices. Author Duane Elgin describes simplicity as living in a way that is “outwardly simple and inwardly rich,” and I feel like we’re beginning . . . → Read More: 5 Reasons Why Simple Living Will Make Your Life Happier

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Make Your Own Recycled Valentine’s Day Cards

I’ve always loved making homemade Valentines, and this year I got inspired by the grocery and advertising newspaper inserts that were headed for the recycling bin. I simply cut out hearts from the paper and glued them on a plain card that I purchased in a pack of 50. The cards retail for . . . → Read More: Make Your Own Recycled Valentine’s Day Cards

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.