Tag Archives: shopping

organizing on the cheap

Products that seem useful are available at discount stores, big-box stores, specialty retailers and all over the internet. While you could drop a small fortune on organizing supplies, there is no need to spend more than you’re comfortable with. Before … Continue reading

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what’s in your pantry?

Periodically, I get carried away at the grocery store. It doesn’t happen often, but sometimes I buy more than I intended and then I have to figure out where to put it. I have a small pantry in the kitchen … Continue reading

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reader question – what are some easy things i can do in honor of earth day?

April 22 is Earth Day. The easiest thing you can do to improve the environment is to do less – shop less, buy less, use less, throw away less, travel less. While it’s easy to say those things, it may … Continue reading

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my secret to conquering impulse shopping

I understand treating shopping as a hobby, I do. In fact, I used to do it myself. Now, however, I dislike shopping more often than I enjoy it. Some of it has to do with my job and some of … Continue reading

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Product review – Laundry Supply Shelf

Being organized and productive allows you to save time and money, even when you’re doing the most mundane tasks. One of the principles I teach is storing things where you use them so you don’t spend time searching. You need … Continue reading

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earth day

You can do your part to make every day Earth Day by considering what you buy and what you toss. Buy better quality and you’ll send less to the waste stream. Use up what you have so you don’t have … Continue reading

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Book Review – Zero Waste Home

Yesterday I was driving behind a van that had one of those stick figure families on the rear window. The father was golfing, the kids were doing ballet and soccer and the mother was shopping. Unless she is a professional … Continue reading

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