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You don’t need to be a die-hard environmentalist to lead a green lifestyle. Follow these guides and you and your family can go green in your everyday lives.

Homemade Weed Killers

10 Homemade Weed Killers to Use in Your Garden

Anyone who owns a garden knows how pesky weeds can be. Here are 10 safe homemade weed killers to use in your garden and around your home.
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Debunking the Top 8 Solar Myths

Solar power is one of the most efficient and renewable energy sources available. It can also save home and business owners a significant amount of money on their energy bills. However, there are still many misconceptions about solar power. In this blog post, we will debunk the top 8 solar myths.
apartment gardening

Small Space? No Worries. Get Started With Apartment Gardening Today

If you're tight on space but still want to enjoy the benefits of gardening, then apartment gardening is for you. Still trying to figure out where to start? Don't worry; we've got you covered. Read on for our top tips on how to get started with apartment gardening today.
climate change and mental health

How Climate Change is Affecting Mental Health

As the effects of global warming and climate change become more evident, so does the impact on our physical and mental health. Here's an in-depth look at how climate change is affecting our mental health and what we can do about it.
Eco-friendly halloween costume ideas

Spook-tacular Eco-Friendly Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween is just around the corner, and if you're like most people, you're probably scrambling to come up with a clever or original costume. But what if you neither have the time nor want to sacrifice your Eco-friendly values for a spook-tacular time? Here are eight easy and fun Halloween costume ideas that won't break the bank or the planet.
Fall bumper harvest

7 Fall Gardening Tips for a Bumper Harvest Now & Next Year

The leaves are changing color, and the weather is cooling off, which can only mean one thing: it's time to start thinking about your fall garden! These seven tips will help you sustainably grow your own food to enjoy a delicious and nutritious harvest all season long.
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Facts that will Make You Think Twice About Plastic

Here are five facts about plastic and its impact on the planet that will make you think twice before using that disposable coffee cup or straw.
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8 Ways to Make Your Daily Commute More Sustainable

If you're looking for ways to make your daily commute more sustainable, you're in luck. There are several easy and effective ways to do so. From carpooling to taking public transit to biking or walking, there are plenty of options. Here are eight of the best:
why you should keep houseplants

Why You Should Consider Keeping a Houseplant [+ a Few Reasons Why You Shouldn’t]

Plants make a home look and feel alive. And according to some research, they might even make indoor air healthier to breathe and improve your mood. If you're on the fence about keeping a houseplant, here are four benefits that just might convince you. (Plus, a few reasons why you might want to avoid them.)
companion planting

Top 5 Flower Companions for Your Vegetable Garden

Companion gardening is a method of gardening in which different plants are grown together to benefit from each other's company. This type of gardening is used to improve the yield of crops, deter pests, and attract beneficial insects. Here are the top 5 flower companions to consider for your vegetable garden.

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4 Things to Consider when Planning an Eco-Friendly Nursery

These 4 design tips will help ensure your newborn is being kept safe and healthy in an eco-friendly nursery.
collect rainwater for environmentally friendly gardening

The Homeowner’s Guide to Rainwater Harvesting

In this article, we outline why every homeowner should have a rain barrel set up for rainwater harvesting, how to set up your rain barrel, and some of the best uses for rainwater once you collect it.
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9 Food Waste Solutions That Are Basically Habits To Save The Earth

Food waste accounts for up to 29% of the amount of trash each year in the US. Here are 9 effective ways to reduce your food waste at home.

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4 Simple Ways to Unclog a Drain Without Harmful Chemicals

There are several inexpensive and non-toxic methods you can use to unclog drains in your home with ingredients you probably already have in your cabinets.
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What You Can (and Shouldn’t!) Burn in Your Fireplace

However you choose to while away the colder winter months, careful consideration of what to burn in the fireplace is one way to make greener choices.

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