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9 Ways to Save Gas

  Oh gasoline, how we love to hate you, and hate to depend on you. With all the environmental issues, questionable practices of big oil companies, and the outrageous expense, it can be painful…


Dollar Stores: What to Buy & What to Avoid

  Dollar stores are a great resource for shoppers on a budget -- most of the time. There are a number of great deals to be found on items that are on par quality-wise with regular stores, but …


Extreme Frugality: Meet the Carters (video)

In these days of the worst recession since the Great Depression many of us are forced to change our ways of spending money. Others want to. America was not built on going to the mall; our ancestors…


Want Sustainable Energy? Tell Your Power Company

Telling your electricity company to purchase electricity from sustainable sources instead of coal and nuclear power plants is the single most effective, cost efficient and fastest way to make a differ…


Saving the Corks

ReCORK America has started a recycling program to reclaim a small portion of the estimated 13 billion natural cork wine stoppers sold in the world each year. The six-month trial will involve 25 Northe…


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Anything eggy or milky is cleaned more easily with cold water before hot. I don't put the immersion …

I think if they offer it, it's still a better option then the chemical covered conventional stuff. I…

Good tips!