The Ultimate Thrift Tip

It’s no secret I’m a thrift store junkie, and I think it’s safe to say I’ve read every article on Pinterest about thrifting. Some twice. Most offer tips for a successful shopping trip and others, my favourites, show inspiring ways to transform your finds. So why do I keep clicking on these articles when I’ve seen it all before? Because I keep thinking someone is…

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Unleashed

The screen on my phone is shot. I can’t even swipe to answer a call, never mind send a text or scroll through my instagram. I’ve only had it for a year (although it is a refurbished model). Shoddy goods. But part of me is thinking silly girl. In December it will be a decade since I started carrying a cell, presumably to stay connected.…

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Rethinking Waste

I have an unpopular opinion about recycling: I think it’s the least of the three Rs. Reduce. Reuse. Recycle. What if if they come in that order for a reason? What if we’ve been using our last resort as our first line of defence? I’m dating myself here, but I recall being in elementary school when our local small town stores made the switch from…

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