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Ronnie Citron-Fink

Ronnie Citron-Fink is a writer, editor and educator. She has written hundreds of articles about sustainable living, the environment, design, and family life for websites, books and magazines. Ronnie is the creator of Econesting, and the managing editor of Moms Clean Air Force. Ronnie was named one of the Top Ten Living Green Experts by Yahoo. Ronnie lives in New York with her family.


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1:36AM PST on Jan 15, 2015

Live long and prosper!

3:00PM PST on Dec 28, 2013

Good article,thanks for sharing

4:20PM PST on Dec 26, 2013

Thanks for Sharing.

5:10AM PST on Dec 22, 2012

Some of these are great ideas BUT - I have never, ever had any success with planting my (rooted) Christmas tree, and recycling might be worth thinking about, but there are many, many shops, factories charities etc. that absolutely rely on sales at this time of year to keep going. And if they close ... more unemployment, less tax going into the system etc. etc. Think right through the issue before making decisions, folks.

3:49AM PST on Dec 22, 2012

Our family stopped exchanging gifts years ago.

2:09AM PST on Dec 22, 2012


10:40AM PST on Dec 21, 2012

Thank you

5:23AM PST on Dec 12, 2012

All great ideas!

7:44PM PST on Dec 11, 2012

Like the article

3:15PM PST on Dec 4, 2012

Thank you, great ideas.

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