Good Questions: Non Killer Fluorescent Bulbs?

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Hello AT,

Can you recommend a compact fluorescent light bulb that doesn’t make me want to kill myself? OK, maybe that’s a bit extreme, but the light emanating from this bulb sure is harsh! We put a fluorescent light bulb in the ceiling fixture in my one-year-old’s bedroom & its the ugliest light I’ve ever seen. I like that they use less energy & last longer, so if there are energy-efficient alternatives, I’d love to hear about them.

Thanks! Sarah

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