A Greener Period: Part 3- A Cloth Pads Primer

Using cloth pads is not nearly as gross as I thought it would be. I originally bought these organic pantyliners by Imse Vimse to use as backup for my Diva Cup . I ended up liking…

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A Greener Period: Part 2- Why?

The question I have heard the most this week is “Why are you doing this?” I think a lot of people see it as gross and an awful lot of work when disposables are such…

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A Greener Period: Part 1- The Diva Cup

This series, “A Greener Period,” is about a year and a half in the making. It’s taken me a long time to get to a place where I felt comfortable making the leap to reusable…

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Another Reason to Be Frugal: 76% of Americans Are Living Paycheck-to-paycheck

This article made it’s way around my Facebook feed today and I am pretty shocked. 76% of Americans do not have a fully funded emergency fund. I became convinced after reading Dave Ramsey’s The Total…

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Family Cloth Revisited -or- I eat my words

Two years ago I wrote a blog post about things that I wouldn’t do to save money because they are too gross. Well, it looks like I have to eat my words. Since we have…

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