The Laundress Delicate Wash Soap-Is it a scam?

laundress2Dry cleaning is one of my least favorite things to pay for, not only do I know it’s bad for my clothing and the environment; it’s so darn expensive. Being that I work in a corporate environment I have a lot of clothing that is dry clean only. So after reading an article from Big Green Purse , I knew I had to find a dry cleaning alternative and ordered  The Laundress Delicate Wash soap.

The company set out to eliminate the need for expensive dry cleaning with toxic chemicals and the two Fiber Science, Textile & Apparel Cornell educated women created The Laundress.

I ordered it four months ago and have been very hesitant to try it. I really don’t have an excuse, except that since it’s been so hot, I’ve tried to only wear cotton.  [Read more…]

Fashion Frugal Friday

yfffHi There! Anyone do any bargain shopping lately?  I did, and found a blouse that sings summer. Furthermore, don’t you just love it when you find a piece of clothing that makes you happy?

For readers who are stopping by for the first time; Fashion Frugal Friday is where I share with you my bargain thrift store finds. [Read more…]

Simple green cleaning tips for the kitchen

GreenCleanI’m always trying to find greener ways to clean things, especially in the kitchen. When Little Pumpkin Doodle came along I was out of control. I had hand sanitizer everywhere and was constantly wiping things down with vinegar and water. Now that I’m a little more laid back, I thought I’d share a few simple green cleaning tips for the kitchen. [Read more…]

Fashion “Frugal” Fridays-March Madness!!

Welcome to Fashion “Frugal” Friday! It’s where I show you how I save money and still clothe my family by learning to Recycle, Reduce, and Reuse. Today I’m so excited to show you my loot for LPD. I purchased all 4 items for Little  Pumpkin Doodle for $17.51 and that includes tax! All were purchased at my local children’s retail store. So here’s the breakdown. [Read more…]