Category Archives: Environment

Thrifty more than green

Lots about money lately and not much about green, huh? Well, I’m in a debt phase and much of what I had been doing lately was either wasteful or for convenience and not for anything else. As a result, I … Continue reading

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Homemade stuff

I tweaked my deodorant recipe to the one I published last week and it seems to have cleared up the discoloration and irritation. It works just as well, too. Same great smell, same great odor fighting. I sweat a little … Continue reading

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Natural Recipes Update

So, I washed my hair with baking soda and apple cider vinegar as a rinse. It came out just fine. I didn’t see a huge difference. It was a little dry, but that’s to be expected if it’s finally clean … Continue reading

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Book Review: All You Need Is Less

This book is fantastic. It’s by Madeline Somerville and she is a riot. She gleefully throws her husband under the bus as well as herself, all in pursuit of a greener lifestyle. I laughed out loud several times and read … Continue reading

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Falling out of consumerism

I have done many silly things in my life. Especially as concerns shopping. I’ve just emerged from one, in fact. Let me tell you. I wanted to buy more eco-friendly products. A laudable goal, I’m sure you’ll agree. I also … Continue reading

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Earth Day changes

Happy Earth Day.

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Green and thrifty again

Green and thrifty, huh? I haven’t been doing much of that lately, have I? Well, I’m in school so I won’t be transcribing any recipes today, but I can chat. Green involves going vegan, saving energy and water, and reducing, … Continue reading

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Well, crud

It seems I’m not very good at this whole vegan thing. I have lapsed into a lacto-vegetarian because I keep forgetting my hazelnut milk at home and want a second cup of coffee at school. They don’t have non-dairy creamer. … Continue reading

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Book: The Zero Waste LIfestyle

I’ve been reading again. A lot of it has been food type books, but there have been a few others in there. I have decided to reread The Zero Waste Lifestyle by Amy Korst. It is one of the books … Continue reading

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Read This!

8 Simple Steps to an Eco Friendly Home by This Original Organic Life

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