Lauren works and writes at home with her husband and their preschool son, Mikko, and newborn son, Alrik. At Hobo Mama, Lauren blogs about natural and attachment parenting, breastfeeding, babywearing, cloth diapering, green living, and more. ...more
Holistic Homemaking is about intentional living and the multi-dimensional life of homemakers. Topics include but are not limited to homemaking, parenting, frugal living, faith, whole foods & herbalism, the gluten-free lifestyle, natural/organic living, photography and homeschooling.Twitter -- Facebook -- Pinterest...more
My cheek is smudged with red clay. African soil keeps me grounded,
dirty, alive. Gives me perspective and cause for alarm. Dusty, wet,
preoccupied by irony and deceit, beauty and angst, the fragile and the
Beads of sweat trickle down my spine over time and through the valleys
of this continent for over a decade.
I could escape it but only tangibly.
The unmistakable pattern of living this life in this place is a tattoo
etched on my psyche, coarsing through my veins. Forever.
My name is Alisa. I grew up in southern California and married my highschool sweetheart. Together we have 4 littles and a lot of animals. We lived in southern Utah for a few (really great) years and have settled into our new life in the northeastern Texas countryside.We have been inspired to live a simple life and to provide as much of our own food as possible. For many years my husband and I operated our own painting contracting company in California and Utah. But my husband was away from home too much and our lives were crazy busy and often to...more