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  1. Green Living
    Anyone interested in a challenge to live greener in 2012? It seems that many of us are interested in eating locally, being frugal, reusing items, cutting our electrical usage, etc. So I thought I'd resurrect the Greener Living Challenge that Emily started in 2009.
  2. Lifestyle challenges
    Another resurrection. I'm in a retro mood, possibly because I'm listening to The Beatles' "Within You Without You" right now. :) Today, I: composted line-dried laundry instead of using electricity recycled dog food cans and some magazines/catalogues warmed the house with solar heating...
  3. Green Living
    Okay...this is something that has crossed my mind before, but I've never taken the time to actually try and figure out how much it likely costs us, in time, money, space, not to mention the additional waste to our landfill. I just inventoried the "pen drawer" in our bedroom. We had 14...
  4. Green Living
    Last night, my sister and I watched Food Inc on public television. Very eye opening to say the least. I have been learning about organics, eating locally etc for the past couple of years and slowly incorporating better food into my family's diet. Recently we bought 10 lbs of grass fed ground...
  5. Lifestyle challenges
    I have been trying to live a greener and more frugal life for the last two years. I want to try to step it up a notch this year. Anyone care to join me?? What I am doing now: Using almost all CFL's through the house Composting through summer months (too cold here in winter) Stopped most junk...
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    Drive a little greener, save a little green Last year I swapped out of my five-year-old smallish station wagon for a seven-seat SUV.
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    6 ways to greener weddings and wallets With the average wedding cost almost $28,000 in the United States today, a growing number of couples use their nuptials to make a commitment not only to their futures together but to the environment as well.
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  15. Homesteading and gardening
    I was wondering if anyone has any tips on growing a healthy lawn and keeping it that way?
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