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31 Days: Reducing your Carbon Foot Print – Day 9

October 23, 2012

A quickie tip today: Only run your dishwasher and washing machine when fully loaded. Fewer loads reduce energy and water use.   Peace! Please share the LOVE:-)!Tweet

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31 Days: Reducing your Carbon Foot Print – Day 7 :: Reusing/Repurposing

October 14, 2012

Ok, so we’ve covered a bit of Reducing, and to begin the topic of Reusing/Repurposing I’d like to share one of the ways we do here at our home. Glass Jars! Just over a year ago I knew that with the move to our new home we would be working towards eliminating Plastic from our […]

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31 Days: Reducing your Carbon Foot Print – Day 6 :: Reducing

October 11, 2012

*** Darn computer hiccup! Sorry for the delay. *** Now to wrap up Reducing! I wanted to showcase a website that specializes in products to help you go disposable-free! It’s called fittingly named Reusit! They carry a wide range of products that will make it easier to reduce our throw away lifestyle.  It’s a great […]

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31 Days: Reducing your Carbon Foot Print – Day 5 :: Reducing

October 7, 2012

So now that you know there are many reasons to reduce the amount of plastic you take into your life, how do you do it? Ways to reduce Plastic & More! The big three: Say NO to disposable items (things you use once & throw away). Plastic bags, water/other beverage bottles, utensils/straws, etc. Instead: Get […]

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31 Days: Reducing your Carbon Foot Print – Day 2 :: Go LOCAL!

October 2, 2012

Yes, it’s that simple! Buy locally produced goods and services. Goods and services that are produced locally eliminate thousands of pounds of carbon by reducing fossil fuel transportation demands. Find local farmers markets, shop mom & pop shops, locally owned businesses, get out of the chain’s as much as possible! Local Harvest is a great […]

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Tips for Natural Living – Greening your laundry.

May 1, 2012

Thanks so much for following this new segment, Natural Living Tips which you’ll find here on Tuesday’s. My friend Rosemary Nickel (Motivating Other Moms) and I have paired up to bring you these weekly tips on living a more natural life. They will be fun, quirky and informative, just like us, ha. We hope you […]

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Thoughts, pins & other cool things *March 30, 2012

March 30, 2012

This here is the Perfectly Flawed weekly round-up, so if you missed me on Pinterest & Facebook, this is where I’ll be sharing some of that LOVE on Fridays. Enjoy! __________________________________________________ Dinner, Produce Bags & Baby Steps! Woo Hoo, got my cooking grove back this week! Love Pinterest, so many great recipes being shared. I’ve […]

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Tips for Natural Living – The fuss about Coconut Oil!

March 27, 2012

Thanks so much for following this new segment, Natural Living Tips which you’ll find here on Tuesday’s. My friend Rosemary Nickel (Motivating Other Moms) and I have paired up to bring you these weekly tips on living a more natural life. They will be fun, quirky and informative, just like us, ha. We hope you […]

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Natural Living Tips on the way!

March 8, 2012

I have a friend, Rosemary Nickel founder of Motivating Other Moms. We met many years ago, once upon a time when I was a Pampered Chef Consultant. Yep, I was. We’ve paired up to bring you weekly Natural Living Tips or Tips on how to live a more natural life. Beginning next Tuesday I will be […]

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Got Milk? – My Sunday Stream of Consciousness!

March 4, 2012

I haven’t yet used any Fadra’s optional topics of the day, but this one I can’t pass up: Where are you lacking trust in your life? (examples: church, government, work, family, etc.) This past week I’ve been very emotional, mostly due to the rollar coaster ride of feeling of my cat Matilda disappearing for six […]

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