Category Archives: simple living

What A Cow Taught Us About Free Range Learning

A happy moo day to you. Continue reading

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On Being A Frugal Geek

Can you be a geek without the latest gadgets? Yes. yes you can. Continue reading

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10 Reasons To Become A Library Addict

Join me in the obsession. It’s free and oh so addicting. Continue reading

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Prevent Sweatshop Horrors As You Shop

Consumer demand for cheaply priced clothes and other goods is directly related to horrors like the recent garment factory fire in Bangladesh that killed over 800. How we shop can change that. Here are over 100 links to companies that keep all production in the United States, Continue reading

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Plan A $100 Wedding

The best wedding I ever attended was the cheapest. Laughter, music, great food, and memories to last a lifetime. Continue reading

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Fighting Crazed Holiday Syndrome

Five tactics to de-stress the holidays, including Shun Those Voices and renounce How Does She Do It All Disease. Continue reading

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How Kids Benefit From Chores

Give your kids hands-on responsibilities at an early age if you want to promote skills, learning, impulse control, and success in adulthood. Continue reading

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