Great Gifts for UNDER 20$ Those lovely candle sticks got sold so I changed the picture to that of Sacred Suds Green Man soap.  Says it has a lovely woodsy scent....more

KISS MY FACE's New Pure and Potent Line, Contest Giveaway

Kiss My Face Organic Skin Care Line Review and Give-Away Win a Supply of their full line of Potent and Pure By Patty Howe Hey girls (and guys)!!  It’s give-away time here at Gathering Home.  Just send us your top five skin-care rituals by April 30, 2009 and you could win the full line of Potent and Pure, the new organic skin-care line from Kiss My Face (12 products!!), along ...more

The Celebrity Apprentice: A Powder Keg Of Egos

Reality Tv has taken its toil on me...I'd wager to bet, I'm not as bad as some folks, but, I'm still not where I want to be when it comes to avoiding the hype of Reality Tv shows. I just got over the big diss where the chosen one was eventually dumped for the one that got away. Hmmm, what a roll plain folks at home had with that one, including lil ole me. Well, now, I've decided not to watch sooo much of Dancing With The Stars and I haven't. Aside from the accidents the celebrity dancers have suffered, I couldn't tell you what's happening there. And that's all good. ...more

Getting Clean and Natural

We live in a pretty dirty world, and I’m not just talking about political mud slinging. Getting clean is a tricky subject. Many personal care products in the general marketplace use harsh chemicals that can harm you and strip your body of good bacteria.      ...more

Waiting For Something to Happen

I am making my own cleaning products (hello vinegar and water. And baking soda), or buying some of the Method products. I love the Seventh Generation lavender and mint dishsoap, and IT WORKS too. I especially like the eucalyptus/mint shower cleaner. I also recycling everything I possible can, reducing waste, and going grocery shopping with reusable bags. I ...more