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Green Your Life: Green Spring Clean

It’s that time of the year again for rejuvenation. Rejuvenation of the earth, the soul, the mind and your bathroom? Yep! It’s spring cleaning time! An annual tradition of discovering you still have that MC Hammer flyer stuffed in with your Circuit City receipt for that laser disc player that you just are still not sure if you are going to keep.

A spring clean gives you the chance to start off new and fresh. So while you are starting new and fresh, do it while keeping mama earth new and fresh with these eco-tips on spring cleaning the green way!

Sweet Spot #21: Champagne Taste on a Beer Budget

I, like most people, am guilty of what some call “champagne taste on a beer budget” or “eyes bigger than her stomach” or “expensive” or simply “living beyond her means”. It’s a heavy load to bear, especially without help from trust funds or doctor salaries. Lately, with the help of a growing number of discount shopping sites, made popular by Groupon, shopping has become much more accessible, affordable, easier and less stressful than outlets and Ross. No more buying generic or fake to get the deal; we want the real deal, the name brand!

Sweet Spot #20: Geeking Out with my Tablet Out

Last weekend you might have noticed an electricity surge by way of Vegas, because it hosted the annual Consumer Electronics Show, where the worlds leading manufacturers/retailers of all things technology gather to exhibit the latest and greatest gadgets. Every year there are show favorites and every year there is a popular trend in the new “it” gadget. This year, it was all about TABLETS! This last year, tablets have been made commercially viable by, but I must iterate, not invented by, Apple. Many companies showcased their own tablets, in hopes to compete with their popular iPad. The clear “Best In Show” gadget of CES? The Motorola Xoom tablet!