This is the apron I made for Emily’s son. (I mentioned it here and you can find the tutorial here.) It was so easy to make, that I went ahead and made one for my son too. My son doesn’t really see the need for an apron yet (he yells “No!” and tries to rip it off), so I think I’ll just put it up for a while.
Little Boy’s Tie Tutorial from iCandy Handmade– I have some of the blue polka dot fabric left over from the apron project, so I am going to try to make my son a tie this week to wear on Easter Sunday.
Identifying and Avoiding Toxins in Beauty and Personal Care Products from Simple Organic — This is great article and there is so much helpful information in it. You need to read it!
Is Sugar Toxic? from The New York Times — I think the title pretty much sums it up. Well worth the read. Definitely has me thinking about whether or not I should do a sugar fast soon as a trial run for giving it (mostly) up.
ADHD: Its the Food, Stupid from Grist — More thought provoking stuff. (They probably could’ve left the “stupid” part out of the title and still been fine, methinks.)
How to Make Oatmeal…Wrong from Mark Bittman in the New York Times — Since I seem to be on a food kick in the links this week, here’s one more interesting article. Leave it to McDonald’s to make even oatmeal unhealthy.