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Easy Ways to Go Green on Your Next Vacation

Easy Ways to Go Green on Your Next Vacation

It’s that time of year again! Yes, the holiday season is upon us, but, it’s more than just festive tidings and family get-togethers. In the coming months, many of us […]

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Tips to Avoid the Biggest House Cleaning Blunders [infographic]

Tips to Avoid the Biggest House Cleaning Blunders [infographic]

  Screen reader version: Biggest House Cleaning Blunders You don’t follow the “top to bottom” rule If dusting the top shelf (or cleaning the ceiling fan) is your last task […]

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How to Pick the Perfect Eco-Friendly Furniture for Your Garden

How to Pick the Perfect Eco-Friendly Furniture for Your Garden

You spend a lot of time planning and tending to your garden. Moving plants, pruning, weeding—the list of cares and responsibilities associated with your green space can be lengthy, not […]

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5 Eco Friendly Tips to Maintain Water on Your Property

5 Eco Friendly Tips to Maintain Water on Your Property

Water’s naturally calming properties are just one of the many reasons why it’s beneficial to have a body of water near your home. Aside from the way it makes you feel, it can […]

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Q&A with Dr. Mark Nelson, Author of The Wastewater Gardener

Q&A with Dr. Mark Nelson, Author of The Wastewater Gardener

Eco-system engineer Dr. Mark Nelson has spent decades working on wastewater recycling, the restoration of damaged ecosystems and related research. He was one of eight people who lived inside Biosphere 2, a closed […]

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Eco-friendly Alternatives to Dryer Sheets

Eco-friendly Alternatives to Dryer Sheets

People, we are paying good money, money that could be better spent on a package of fine goat cheese, for a product that basically just coats your clothes with perfumed animal fat. […]

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How to Make Drinking Glasses Out of Recycled Glass

How to Make Drinking Glasses Out of Recycled Glass

Drinking glasses are the epitome of a new “make-do” attitude. If you save every last old bottle, jar and bit of glass like I do, you no doubt have enough […]

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How to Make the Most of Your Root Cellar this Winter

How to Make the Most of Your Root Cellar this Winter

Many old farmhouses had earthen floors; they were cool and damp in the winter, ideal for storing root crops, potatoes and apples. Sometimes, a small stream ran through the cellar […]

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5 Green Living Apps that Make it Easy to be Green

5 Green Living Apps that Make it Easy to be Green

Many of us aspire to live a greener, more sustainable life, but that’s often easier said than done. Life is constantly on the go, and we don’t always have time to […]