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How to Have a Low-Cost, Eco-Friendly Lawn

While some prefer to dump nasty chemicals in their yard to keep it looking good, that's hardly environmentally-friendly – not to mention, safe for pets and kids. Here are a few suggestions to take the strain out of mowing, and produce a lawn to be proud of, with time to enjoy it.

The Eco-Friendly Hiking Guide

Going hiking or camping is a magical experience, the beautiful and natural surroundings can enchant you and make you feel like you are in a whole other world. Before you next go on an outdoor adventure, check out these great Eco-friendly hiking tips to keep you green on your next adventure!

8 Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Ziploc Bags

There are plenty of natural and Eco-friendly alternatives to Ziploc bags. From Lunchskin sandwich bags to Vegan food wraps, here are eight options you can try out.

How to Add Natural Light To Your Home and Save Energy

Whether your home is a period property with small windows or a new build still in the early design stages, there are plenty of ways you can maximize the natural light in your home and save money on energy bills at the same time.

8 Ways To Be An Eco-Friendly Dog Owner

How can a dog be bad for the environment? Aren't they part of it? Although they may be animals, our dogs aren't like wild wolves. They aren't adapted to the natural environment, but rather to human needs and desires which, as anyone concerned about the environment know, can often get out of control in our consumer driven culture. So how do you re-orient pet ownership to be more environmentally friendly?

How to Cope in Extreme Heat [And What Not to DO]

Global warming is pushing heatwaves and other extreme weather events to extreme records. Even as we cut carbon emissions, we must start learning how to live with the effects of climate change. Here are a few tips to help you cope during a heatwave.

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How to Grow an Avocado Tree from Seed [Infographic]

Whether you're spreading it on toast, mashing it for some guacamole, or even using it to make some healthy pancakes, avocados are a staple in many of our favorite snacks. So, what if you could grow your own avocado at home? It's actually easier that you think. This infographic walks you through the steps.
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Scrambled Eggs with Chicory and Chive Blossoms

The simplicity of this meal makes it the perfect lunch or dinner. Bright greens, organic eggs and chive blossoms, come together to create a riot of color on a...
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Is Watering Plants With Softened Water Good Or Bad?

Whilst softening hard water will likely benefit you and your household, the same can’t be said for your garden. In fact, watering your garden, plants and soil with softened water is actually detrimental to their health.

Vegan Carrot Molasses Cake Recipe

By omitting eggs, butter and milk, and using molasses as a sweetener, this recipe is almost as moist and thick as Christmas cake, with added texture from the shredded...

Own a Pet? The Environmental Impact Could be Worse Than You Think

However much adorable and lovable these animals are, research has shown that pets leave a significant carbon footprint in the environment mainly due to their eating habits. So, how do you mitigate the negative environmental impact of pet ownership? Consider these suggestions and alternatives.
 

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The Environmental & Economical Benefits of Carpooling

When carpooling, you drive yourself and a few others to the same destination instead of each person taking seperate cars or mode of transport. As for the benefits, they extend beyond saving money and protecting the environment. Learn more in this article.

Moving to a New Place? Here’s How to Sustainably Get Rid of Unwanted Stuff

Moving your stuff from one place to another is never easy. However, you can remove the hassle by de-cluttering and selling or donating some items before your move. Here are a few ways to get rid of unwanted stuff.

Drinking Infused Water: Everything you need to know (and how to make it!)

Homemade infused waters present a wonderful opportunity to choose a healthier beverage alternative to carbonated drinks and other sugary beverages. They are easy to make at home and full of nutrients. Here's how to make yours and some of the best flavors you must try.

The Green Landlord: Environmental Tips to Help Attract Tenants

Going green is one way to attract young and environmentally-conscious tenants into your rental complex. As a green landlord, you reap benefits in reduced costs and better tenants all while protecting the environment. Learn the numerous ways you can go green in your rental apartments.

6 Ways To Achieve A Self-Sustaining Garden

A self-sustaining garden, as the name suggests, can take care of itself with little assistance from the gardener. It'll keep producing nutritious fruits, vegetables and herbs with minimal maintenance. Learn the six ways you can make your garden more self-sustaining.

The E-Waste Problem and How To Help [Infographic]

According to a UN report, by 2050, the global electronic waste generated each year will have doubled from 50 million metric tonnes in 2020 to 110 million metric tonnes. As our collective adoption of technology and electronics continues to grow, so does the amount e-waste that's building up around the globe. Learn why e-waste is terrible for the environment and what you can do about it.