15 Things I Don't Pay for Anymore

DH and I recently took a hard look at the things we thought we could live without, make ourselves or cut back on. ...more
Bread... you can slice it & freeze it in quantities you're more likely to use.  I do that with ...more

Read This Before You Give a Bunny or Chick for Easter

Live animals don’t belong in Easter baskets. As adorable as baby bunnies, chicks, and ducks may be, they aren’t great gifts. They require an intense level of care and have life expectancies of up to around 20 years. ...more
Very good reminder. They aren't Easter gifts but need a forever home prepared to care for them.more

Spring Cleaning: Top 10 Things You'll Forget

As I start to think about spring cleaning, I asked other BlogHer staffers what people always forget to clean but really, really need attention. As in, ew. Brace yourselves....more
marjo I commend you for prioritizing things that give you joy over cleaning! It's something you ...more

15 Things I Don't Pay for Anymore

DH and I recently took a hard look at the things we thought we could live without, make ourselves or cut back on. ...more
Bread... you can slice it & freeze it in quantities you're more likely to use.  I do that with ...more

Read This Before You Give a Bunny or Chick for Easter

Live animals don’t belong in Easter baskets. As adorable as baby bunnies, chicks, and ducks may be, they aren’t great gifts. They require an intense level of care and have life expectancies of up to around 20 years. ...more
Very good reminder. They aren't Easter gifts but need a forever home prepared to care for them.more

Castile Soap: A Thrifty and Eco-Friendly Choice

If you've visited a natural living or health food store and browsed the cleaning aisle, you have probably seen bottles or bars of castile soap. The most common brand is Dr. Bronner's, and it comes in delightful scents such as peppermint and hemp rose. Just what is castile soap and how is it used?You'll be glad to know that it's one of the greenest, most environmentally-friendly products you can use in your home, and it's a thrifty choice, too. ...more

5 Reasons you should invest with your faith values

When it comes to investment think reinvestment with your faith valuesThere’s been a lot of news as of late about international faith institutions making large transfers of funds in their portfolios out of companies who cause harm to the planet. Although, there hasn’t been a major announcement in the US yet for a faith-based institution, the news is sure to come....more