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I was featured on #SoMe2  be sure to check out the other great posts.
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Do you know who made your clothes? If you did would you still buy it? #fashion   #whomademyclothes  
A growing trend seems to be “disposable fashion.” Disposable fashion is idea of high-end looking, cheap clothing that people tend to buy often and dispose of often. This is not only an environmental issue with so much textile waste going to the landfill but it’s also an ethical problem. Last month was the two-year anniversary of the Bangladesh factory …
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This post was written by Anne Brock of Flour Sack Mama and Clean Couponing. I’m very excited that she was willing to share this great information. I haven’t started a food garden so this wasn’t a topic I felt I could cover. I hope you enjoy her post! When looking for frugal ways to feed your …
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The last two or so years have involved a lot of changes that I still haven’t adjusted to, clearly I LOVE change. *note sarcasm!* This has led me to be overwhelmed and stressed out. It has also led to less than perfect (FAR less) homemaking and I have not been the best environmentalist. So now …
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Did you know ModCloth offers Fair Trade clothing?! Check out some of my favorite pieces.

#fairtrade   #fashion   #modcloth  
Fashion, human rights, and the environment don't always go hand in hand but with ModCloth's Fair Trade vintage inspired clothing pieces they can!
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There is a big cost to cheap fashion. #WhoMadeMyClothes  
A growing trend seems to be “disposable fashion.” Disposable fashion is idea of high-end looking, cheap clothing that people tend to buy often and dispose of often. This is not only an environmental issue with so much textile waste going to the landfill but it’s also an ethical problem. Last month was the two-year anniversary of the Bangladesh factory …
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Wanting to start greening up your cleaning routine? Here are some of my green cleaning essentials to get you started! What are your favorite green cleaning products?
Making the switch to green cleaning products is not only better for our families, it can also save us money!
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Those "paper" towels are so cute :)
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Looking for a unique Mother's Day gift idea? UncommonGoods has recycled, handcrafted, and made in USA gifts that are sure to wow the moms in your life.
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Do you have a right 2 know if your food is GMO? Join with us to encourage Quaker to side with #LabelGMOs on 5/18, #ConcealorReveal http://bit.ly/1JeApIA
Do you have a right to know if the food you eat has GMOs? FACT: Companies like Quaker have spent over $100 million dollars to prevent you from knowing if the food you feed your families have GMOs in them. Do you think Quaker should continue to do this?  I don’t. And neither does Just …
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This looks like a fun event!
 
It's always a good day on Google+ when you get to spend it with your friends and this week I've got a delicious lineup to make your Friday afternoon relaxing, educational and enjoyable!

So sit back, grab a beverage and tune in to your favorite friday show Good Day Google+  with this weeks special guests:

+Dan Aston +Dan Aston  singer, songwriter, recording artist from Cornwall, England , Member of the Musically Talented Aston Family who recently released his debut EP The Way Home

+Anne Brock  Social Media Consultant for Brands & Causes, Content Creator, Voice/Video, Freelance Journalist, Creator/Editor of Flour Sack Mama blog, Clean Couponing blog, Beautycounter consultant

+Robin Draper Blogger at Authentic Florida featuring simple and delightful pleasures for Florida living - off-the-beaten path travel, fresh Florida cuisine, gardening, fitness, homes, decor, art/artists, books and more.

+Myste Lyn A heart centered entrepreneur and women's empowerment coach who has taken on the mission of educating the global community about alternatives to the dark clouds and taboos that have traditionally surrounded death and loss.  

Friday,  April 17th
@ 10 am PT | 11 am MT | 12 pm CT | 1 pm ET  | 6 pm GT
 
Watch our show here on the event page where you can leave your comments and ask your questions during the shows live broadcast. 
But if you can't watch it live don't worry you can always watch the replay on my YouTube Channel: http://goo.gl/3iukbR
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Chef Dennis Littley. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
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Good Day Google+ - The Art of Living Well
Fri, April 17, 1:00 PM
Hangouts On Air - Broadcast for free

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I was nominated for best green blog. I'd love your vote!
 
Voting for Green Oklahoma's Best of 2015 is now open! Voting is open until April 21st. Winner's will be announce on Earth Day, April 22nd.

Spread the word and be sure to vote!
http://greenokla.com/2015/04/best-of-2015-voting-open/
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Retro Housewife Goes Green is a blog all about environmental issues and how we can help solve them. You will have tips, reviews, giveaways and more on the blog.

Retro Housewife Goes Green also offers green consulting, Twitter parties, social media help, ad space and more.