Inés of My Soul by Isabel Allende

As the title suggests, this book is the story of Inés. It starts with her life in Spain as a poor seamstress and wife, follows her through Peru and finally to Chile as a mistress then wife of the governor.  Written mostly in the style of a woman writing her memoirs for her daughter to … Continue reading Inés of My Soul by Isabel Allende

DIY Refillable WetJet

A few years ago I moved into an apartment that had carpeting and minimal tile.  My previous residences had all had hardwood flooring, which required a real mop and vinegar water for cleaning. Now, storing a mop and bucket makes sense when you do not own a vacuum to take up space.  But when you … Continue reading DIY Refillable WetJet