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recycle freecycle [day 246]

Freeycycle is the modern day dumpster diving, without having to touch a dumpster or trash can.  From the freecycle site: It’s a grassroots and entirely nonprofit movement of people who are giving (and getting) stuff for free in their own towns. … Continue reading

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the green machine [day 223]

I’m really not sure exactly how much money I’ve saved doing this challenge, as I haven’t tracked it, however I know it’s a substantial amount.  I have no debt, I’m not always broke and comparing my finances to last year, … Continue reading

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why I don’t get invited to the neighbors house too often… [day 103]

So my friend Diane calls yesterday and says, “I thought about painting the kids bathroom with black and white stripes.  I painted over wallpaper, what do you think?”  What I think is that’s a great opportunity to brainstorm great ideas … Continue reading

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you can’t possibly eat all that!!! [day 97]

One of my favorite websites, and has been for many years, is toothpastefordinner.com.  A collection of funny little cartoons that are way to close to reality.  My subject today?  Leftovers. For just about everyone, they either love them or hate … Continue reading

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sharing a hamburger [day 24]

Last night I went to II Brothers (also know as the ‘other brother’) with a large group of people.  We had so many people that we had to get a separate table for the kids.  Yep, that’s my story and … Continue reading

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the challenge: day 8 [borrowing & community redefined]

I put the “community” plan into action yesterday.  I borrowed a small hand shovel from my neighbor instead of buying one.  Now I can plan my Asian Jasmine (which I bought almost two weeks ago) and clean up my yard. … Continue reading

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