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Little Free Libraries Promote the Sharing Economy

Over the past five years, eco-friendly Little Free Libraries have popped up all over the world to provide people with free books and promote literacy.

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DIY: A Hand-Me-Down Play Table Makeover

DIY-er Dinah Wulf shares one of her favorite trash-to-treasure projects, explaining step-by-step how she upcycled a well-loved (er, worn out) play table from Everyday Blah to Hollywood Chic.

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Goodwill Makes Waves in High-End Consignment

Blue boutiques feature the best Goodwill has to offer, such as top names like Lucky Brands, Coach and Cole Haan.

Little Free Libraries Promote the Sharing Economy

Over the past five years, eco-friendly Little Free Libraries have popped up all over the world to provide people with free books and promote literacy.

Swap Positive Facilitates the Free Exchange of Clothes

The Swap Positive blog catalogs neighborhood clothing swaps in the Northwest that don’t involve money changing hands.

Toronto ‘Library’ Lets Locals Borrow Pricey Kitchen Gadgets

A new non-profit allows Toronto residents to borrow small and medium size kitchen appliances for short periods to experiment with new recipes and cooking techniques.

Book Author Shares Wisdom on Why ‘Sharing Is Good’

Beth Buczynski, author of Sharing Is Good: How to Save Money, Time and Resources Through Collaborative Consumption, delves into the reasons why sharing can feel difficult — and how a sharing economy can boost sustainability and human connection and…..

DIY: A Hand-Me-Down Play Table Makeover

DIY-er Dinah Wulf shares one of her favorite trash-to-treasure projects, explaining step-by-step how she upcycled a well-loved (er, worn out) play table from Everyday Blah to Hollywood Chic.

FlightCar Lets Air Travelers Park for Free, Rent Out Their Rides

A new service called FlightCar lets travelers rent out their cars to incoming fliers at select airports.

Texas Store Gives New Meaning to ‘Reusable Shopping Bags’

Patina Green Home and Market gives customers shopping bags reused from other stores to tote their purchases home.