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Eco Chic in Plaza Midwood

Apr 27, 2010 1 Comment

Shopping isn’t exactly eco-friendly, but dammit, we’ve got to live a little. So if you want to be green while you’re out spending green, there’s the eco-friendly option: go secondhand.

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New Farmer’s Market in Atherton Mills

Apr 21, 2010 2 Comments

Great news for Charlotte foodies! This Spring, the old Atherton Mill trolley barn will become the site of a new, local-only farmer’s market.

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The Tailgate: A Local-only Farmer’s Market in South End

Apr 13, 2010 Comments Off

There are times when Charlotte feels like a city, and times when Charlotte feels like a small, close-knit community. No better example exists of the latter than the Tailgate Farmer’s Market in South End.

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Give Your Old Books a Sequel

Apr 08, 2010 1 Comment

My environmentalism has its limits, and Ed Begley Jr. would have to tear books out of my cold dead hands before I’d ever buy a Kindle. I’m an old school reader, a book nerd. So to atone for my book-buying ways, I’m seeking ways to reduce the amount of paper that feeds my reading habit. Here are some of my favorite ways to reduce-reuse-recycle books.

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Welcome to EcoFlirt!

Mar 29, 2010 1 Comment

How do we create local solutions to a global problem? What can we do in Charlotte to become more eco-friendly? These are the questions that spurred this site; these are the question I’ll try to answer.

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