Go Green and Simplify Your Life

This week we're talking about simplifying family life. Tune in all week for strategies and tips for every area of life, and if you're looking for more in-depth resources, be sure to check out the Huge Simplify Family Life eBook Sale! There's no denying that "going green" is steeped in its own form of consumerism,…

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Save Money and the Environment with Cloth Swim Diapers

My first "professional" blog was called Doodles' Place. It was a mommy blog, really, with crafts, cupcakes, easy meals and more. At that time, I nicknamed my three girls Pumpkin Doodle, Monkey Doodle and Sweet Doodle. So of course I was excited when I came across a company called Monkey Doodlez! Monkey Doodlez is a…

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Question of the Day: What Are Your Favorite Green Living Blogs?

I have categories in my Google Reader that correspond to every category here at Life Your Way because I love discovering other blogs and highlighting great posts from around the blogosphere. Unfortunately, the green living category is fairly pathetic. I've deleted a few this month because they just weren't providing the kind of content I…

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Question of the Day: Tricks for Remembering Your Reusable Shopping Bags?

I have so many reusable shopping bags that they're overflowing in my closet. And yet, I still regularly take piles of plastic grocery bags back to the store to be recycled. Three years after I bought my first set of reusable bags, I still can't remember to take them with me when I go to…

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3 Ways to Get the Flame Retardant out of Your Kids’ Fuzzy Pajamas

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: It kills me that other moms are forking out bucks for chemicals to “redo” the diminished flame retardant quality in their kids' year-old pajamas while I'm going to great lengths to avoid them and get the fire retardants out to protect my kids' health. Did You…

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The Problem with "Natural" Products – Being a Conscious Consumer

The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: How many personal-care products do you use on a given day? Three, five, ten...more? Do you know what's actually in the products you're smoothing on your skin, putting in your hair, or spraying around yourself and then inhaling? The average person uses ten personal care products…

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Question of the Day: What Are Your Green Goals?

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With information coming at us from all directions about what's good for us and what's bad for us and what we should avoid and what we should make from scratch, it can be overwhelming to figure out where to begin. If you're a perfectionist like me, those feelings are compounded by the idea that just…

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