2013 Ford Fusion and Ford's Sustainability Efforts
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2013 Ford Fusion and Ford's Sustainability Efforts

Last week, Sean and I traveled to Detroit, Michigan -- courtesy of Ford -- to attend the North American International Auto Show as well as Ford's Design & Innovation Fantasy Camp. Throughout this week, I'll be sharing some of the things I learned with you, not only about Ford as a company, but about the…

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Should We Stock Up on Incandescent Bulbs?

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: I'm pretty sure we vacuumed when we broke a long, evil-looking fluorescent tube light in our basement about five years ago. It was a massive shatter, flinging glass and toxins far and wide. We had a toddler in the house, so naturally, I nearly had a…

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Shop Green This Holiday Season

The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: For many people, this weekend kicks off the holiday gift buying season. We're making our lists and checking them twice, trying to find the prefect gift for each person we get to buy a gift for. And while it is certainly more blessed to give than…

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60 Uses for Arm & Hammer Baking Soda (Enter to Win a $25 Visa Gift Card!)

I’m participating in The Switch & Save Challenge, trying a variety of Arm & Hammer products and sharing my experiences with you! This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Susan ([email protected])! This month we're talking about Arm & Hammer baking soda, and I've been compiling a list of all the various ways you can…

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Vaccines: Peer Pressure, Propaganda, or Prudence?

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: Do you vaccinate your kids? If you choose to opt-out, you are probably made to feel guilty every time you turn around. My three children, ages 6, 3, and 2 mos., are a hodgepodge of partial vaccination schedules, opt-outs, and lots of questions. The Pressure to…

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$1 off Arm & Hammer Baking Soda + More

I’m participating in The Switch & Save Challenge, trying a variety of Arm & Hammer products and sharing my experiences with you! So far, I’ve shared my thoughts about Arm & Hammer Baking Soda and gotten your amazing ideas for using baking soda around your homes. Whether you're already a loyal baking soda users or…

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8 Reasons I Avoid Going Shopping

The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: Foregoing shopping appeals to both my frugal and my green sensibilities. One of the biggest changes I have made over the past 4 years of my frugally green journey is that I don’t shop recreationally any more. In my previous lifestyle, if I was bored I…

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Take the Switch & Save Challenge: Arm & Hammer Baking Soda

I’m participating in The Switch & Save Challenge, trying a variety of Arm & Hammer products and sharing my experiences with you! When I was first offered the opportunity to participate in The Switch & Save Challenge, it was Arm & Hammer Baking Soda that made me jump onboard. In hindsight, I know this campaign…

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Car Seats: Non-Toxic AND Safe?

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: When you have a baby, you suddenly find yourself Googling phrases like "crash test ratings infant car seat" and "safest convertible child restraint" when you wouldn't have thought twice about vehicle safety beyond "buckle up!" before that. Now you've got one more box to check on…

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Our Bradley Method Birth Plan

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: "I don't care if you stand on your head to push as long as baby is doing okay." It seemed like every time I saw my new OB-GYN, he reassured me that I could have the birth I wanted (unless there was a medical problem) with…

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