Monthly Archives: July 2011

Clean Your Lint Trap – I Mean *Really* Clean It

Most people are aware that pulling the lint out of the dryer lint trap in between cycles will make it more energy efficient.  But did you know that just because you get all the lint out of your trap, that … Continue reading

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No-Poo – 2 Years and Going Strong

Okay, now that I have your attention with the title of this post, “no-poo” is just a popular internet term for alternative hair washing methods that don’t use commercial shampoos.  It’s been a while since I posted about this, so … Continue reading

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Food Waste Friday – Radar Fail

Every Friday, Kristen over at The Frugal Girl posts a picture of her food waste. She invites other bloggers to join in her effort to save money and reduce the amount of food that gets thrown away in our country … Continue reading

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