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You don’t need to be a die-hard environmentalist to lead a green lifestyle. Here are some of the ways you and your family can go green in your everyday lives.

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The Global Air Pollution Crisis: an Interactive Infographic

Across the globe, people are suffocating in bouts of dense smog and extremely high levels of air pollution. Just about every country in the world grapples with pollution, no matter how rich or poor...
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Get Involved for Earth Day, April 22

Earth Day is this Saturday, April 22nd. If you're looking for some ways you can take part in the environmental day of celebration, consider some of these simple outdoor – and indoor – activities you...
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Inspire Your Child on Earth Day with these Green Living Tips

Many people who care about the environment today only learned to care as adults. As more young parents learn the importance of being responsible with the environment, early initiation for children is becoming the norm...
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A Historical Timeline of Earth Day [Infographic]

What better way to celebrate Earth Day than to brush up on environmental history. Check out the infographic below to see a historical timeline of Earth Day and green awareness. Earth Day graphic produced by the...
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6 Good Reasons to Get a Rain Barrel

Water use in homes increases over the summer, which is mainly because of the amount of water we use to maintain our lawns and gardens. A recent PNAS report says that the average U.S. citizen...
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Going Green at Easter: How To Celebrate Sustainably

The highlights of Easter celebrations with kids are coloured eggs, Easter baskets, and of course, chocolate. The trouble is, a lot of these products are produced in environmentally unfriendly ways, and many of them are...
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How to Color Easter Eggs with Natural Ingredients

With Easter approaching, everyone wants to share in some fun family activities. One of the best family activities to take part in during Easter is coloring eggs. This year, try something a bit more eco-friendly...
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The Health Benefits of Herbs [Infographic]

Herbs offer more than just flavour to your favourite dishes — they also feature a host of health benefits. Check out the infographic below from Fairmont to learn more about how herbs are a key...

How to Grow an Avocado Tree from a 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 favourite snacks. And that's why having ripe avocado ready to...
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REALLY Go Green for St. Patricks Day with Eco-Friendly Activities

Although it's the first thing that often comes to mind, St Patrick's Day isn't all about drinking green beer. To make your St. Patrick's Day even greener than it already is, we've come up...

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