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DIY Freezer Bags

We never buy freezer bags and I’m on a mission to help people see that they’re entirely unnecessary. In the category of plastic bags in general, please don’t ever buy them! 228 more words

Buy Nothing Update: Tent-tastic

Because I’m desperate for summer weather, I’m getting very excited about all our summer plans. One of these plans includes camping. And because we aren’t as cool as my parents*, we will be tent-camping. 520 more words

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Not Buying It! Part 11

This is Part 11 of my 90-Day “Not Buying It” Challenge.  Inspired by Judith Levine’s book Not Buying It.

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Stop the spread of mindless consumerism, a preventable disease.

Suggested Reading
Affluenza: How Overconsumption Is Killing Us―and How to Fight Back


Buy Nothing Update: Cooking with the Colas

We’re a little more than 6 weeks in to buying nothing! Still holding strong.

Since the last update, we’ve given away two puzzles and purchased two more. 493 more words

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Things I bought in February

I managed to stay away from the thrift shops all of February, so this shouldn’t be as long a list as last month.

However, one of the things I noticed was that last month I was eating out regularly — three or even four times a week. 599 more words


Not Buying It! Part 6

It’s been a CRAZY week, financially speaking.  Lots of ups and downs.  I’m more determined than every to stick to my “Not Buying It” challenge!


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