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Cloth Diapers: Real Simple, Real Risks

So day 2 is all about Waste Reduction (Environmental benefits & Elimination Communication)! Waste reduction is just a plus for most families. A good portion of families who use cloth diapers chose it for cost purposes, not for environmental benefits. But we should really look at that aspect when considering using Cloth. And, for those…
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Green Tip Tuesday – New Ideas

don’t know where I saw it or read it, but I remember seeing that there are now a lot more companies that use or recycle their “trash” into something useful, and I think that is awesome and they should get some recognition. Anyways, I wanted to share with you some tips that I saw/read somewhere…
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Green Tip Tuesday – Sock Puppets

Who has a bag of unmatched socks?! Waiting for all the “MEs” to stop………. Okay, well, why do you still have that bag?! Get crafty & RE-USE! Here are a few tips on what you can do with those socks: DON’T THROW THEM AWAY! Mark an “X” (sew an “X”) and use those for cleaning,…
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Green Tip Tuesday – Holidays are Coming

So, this week we’ve been cleaning! Holidays are coming up, and one of my pet peeves is that darn cleaning smell! I hate that chemical smell, and I just hate it when I walk into someones house and smell Clorox or other cleaning products. We clean with soap and water. My girls are actually cleaning…
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CTWW – Woof Woof

Change The World Wednesday is hosted by Reduce Footprints, an awesome blog that I came across through the Green Blog Hop and jumped right into the challenge. I plan to participate every week and hope to inspire and spread the word so that others can participate as well. If you participate, just leave a comment…
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Green Tip Tuesday – Cover

Today this green tip comes from grandma and me! She loves to cover her tables with a home-made embroidered table cloth! It is still very popular in our area! What was the last embroidered thing you saw or own? My idea is to put a new hippy twist on it. I just started mine today!…
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Change the World Wednesday

Change The World Wednesday is hosted by Reduce Footprints, an awesome blog that I came across through the Green Blog Hop and jumped right into the challenge. I plan to participate every week and hope to inspire and spread the word so that others can participate as well. If you participate, just leave a comment…
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Change the World Wednesday

Change The World Wednesday is hosted by Reduce Footprints, an awesome blog that I came across through the Green Blog Hop and jumped right into the challenge. I plan to participate every week and hope to inspire and spread the word so that others can participate as well. If you participate, just leave a comment…
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Green Tip Tuesday – Newspapers

The couponing world has taken flight, and everyone now knows how much you can save by using coupons. But how many actually read the paper?? I DO! But what do you do with all the leftover paper, ads, and coupon trash?? My grandpa recycles them about twice a month. He’s an avid newspaper reader. What…
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Green Tip Tuesday – HAB

Good afternoon…. this week I got some samples in the mail from Garnier Fuctis. I don’t use this kinda of shampoo but then I kept on reading about their new initiative, “Pure Clean.” They have joined up with TerraCycle, which I support (turn trash into new things) and thought I’d let ya’ll know and see…
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