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12 months, 12 goals february wrap up

Phew! I’m a little behind on the 12 Months, 12 Goals posts. Last month was all about shopping local to save resources and support ethical retailers in my community. Since I stopped most unnecessary spending, it was pretty easy to … Continue reading

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12 months, 12 goals: shop local

Shopping locally contributes to ethical living in several ways: 1. by supporting local businesses, you contribute to your local economy and culture, 2. you reduce fossil fuel usage and waste since retail items are shipped in bulk to the store … Continue reading

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shop local: Low

Low is hands-down my favorite vintage shop in Charlottesville. Located on a side street along the Downtown Mall, it’s a large, well-organized space full of really wearable vintage for women and men. The space itself makes for an enjoyable shopping … Continue reading

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