Earlier this week, Amanda talked about how you can save money celebrating the 4th of July [1]. She mentioned several ways you can save energy by doing the things you probably did anyway—like leaving the house or barbequing. But now that the 4th has come and gone, we're curious how you spent yours!

Did you find any creative ways to save energy this 4th?

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