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Zero Waste Periods: Natural Alternatives For That Time Of The Month

“This one’s for the giiiiiirrrrrrrrls….” Sorry guys, come back next time. Or continue reading for options for your ladies. Your choice. Okay ladies, let’s talk about something that isn’t talked about enough: the reality of zero waste periods. There might be some of you who think that disposable products are proof that we are evolutionarily superior, but if you’re reading this blog, chances are you are either looking to save money or wanting creative  ...

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Frugal home, Make Money

Best Money Saving Apps (And How To Earn Cash From App Referrals)

Imagine this: Every single time you go to the grocery store, you leave $1 sitting on the counter. It’s yours, it’s waiting for you, but you leave it there. Let’s be honest here: sometimes, you just need more money. Maybe it’s just a few dollars here and there so you can afford a coffee, or maybe you could really use some extra gas money. Whatever it is, if you aren’t making money from your phone using money-saving apps, you’re leaving money on the counter  ...

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Frugal Food, Healthy food tips

Brandless Review: Why You Need to Experience this Hidden Gem of the Health World

You might have heard about Brandless, the organic and vegan $3 grocery store. Or maybe not. If you haven’t, let me introduce you! Brandless, this is my Awesome CHL Reader. Awesome CHL Reader, this is Brandless. Brandless is an online retailer that sells everything for $3. They can do this because they are “brandless” – aka, they don’t have to pay the “brand tax” that comes with carrying big name brands. Because of this, they can offer higher quality  ...

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DIY projects, Frugal home, Green living

Non-Toxic Household Cleaning Supplies To Use For Your Spring Cleaning

The weather here in St. Louis might be completely confused as to what season it’s supposed to be, but I am not. It is spring time, and that means one thing: Time for spring cleaning. I much prefer to use natural products around the house, both because they are cheaper and because they are healthier for my toddler and infant sons to be around since they are all over every surface. It’s also very nice that these recipes contain various combinations of a few basic ingredients, most  ...

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