Category Archives: Going Green

Local Love: Duke Energy

We got an early Christmas present in the mail this week from Duke Energy – and no it wasn’t our bill. The company has a new program that provides free CFL light bulbs to Duke Energy customers. We got 15 … Continue reading

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No Vases Required

Need a quick, easy and completely free centerpiece for tonight’s dinner table?  Head to your backyard. A couple nights ago we went here: And cut a little branch to use here: Just make sure to pick a branch small enough that … Continue reading

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One Tree House for Two Please

Living in North Carolina, we are constantly surrounded by nature with beautiful mountains to our west and great beaches to the east.  As we look forward to fall and the departure of the blazing summer heat, we’ve also started looking … Continue reading

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Guest Blogging: the Fruge

Local self-improvement blogger extraordinaire Katie Benedetto has kindly opened her cyber-door and allowed us to contribute to her blogging duties for a day. Check out her site, http://thefruge.com for insights into living well and staying motivated – and just for today, tips on … Continue reading

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Our Bananas Will Be A Little Greener

We have recently been trying to limit the number of plastic shopping bags that make their way home from the grocery store.  With two pups they definitely come in handy on occasion but can also get out of control quickly. A … Continue reading

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