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Can't You Afford To Buy Clothes? Why Clothing Swaps?

When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life; now that I am old I know that it is. – Oscar Wilde… 687 more words


Christmas table pyramid favour

So, like many of my fellow demonstrators I returned from Brussels having had a lovely time, but tainted by the awful events in Paris.  It was fabulous to meet up with so many like minded people and to have first sight of the lovely new products that will be arriving in spring.   223 more words

Stampin Up

US Swap Spread 10Y Goes Negative As US Dollar Continues To Rise (Excess Reserves Remain Trapped)

The swap spread between the US Treasury 10 year yield and the 10 year swap rate as plunged into negative territory.

The US dollar is spiking as The Fed’s massive balance loses its potency. 50 more words

General Economy

Knit1Geek2 Swap Package!

I participated in my very first Ravelry swap this fall as part of the Knit1Geek2 podcast group.  I’ll link to my swap package later, when my recipient gets their box, but for now I’ll just squee about the box I got in the mail today! 185 more words


The Pair Up Project Seems To Be Gaining Some Momentum

We’ve got a little bit of interest so far which is not bad as the idea only crystallized today. You can find details for it in this post here: 285 more words

Give a Little Love to Get a Little Love

This time last year my husband received a package. I had no idea that he’d participated in Reddit Secret Santa. The largely popular forum site hooked people up for a holiday gift exchange. 509 more words

Pop Goes The Culture

Ten things I didn't know before Zero Waste Week

Sophie shared with us her top ten tips for going zero waste that she’d not thought about before participating in #JLOzero zero waste week. Some seem more obvious than others and that’s the point – reducing our rubbish is a simple, obvious task. 1,048 more words

Zero Waste