We’re not saying that a global recession is right around the corner. Then again the history of the United States has been peppered by depressions and recessions – one about every five years or so – so never say never.
The Depression-era ethic behind these tips (reuse, repurpose, do it yourself) make perfect sense in any economy. Frugality is good for the planet and good for the soul.
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