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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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How to Stock Your Kitchen with Eco-Friendly Foods

Food scarcity and the toll it takes on the environment is no longer simply a challenge for developing countries; today, the world is confronted with a pressing problem of producing more food for our...
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Tackling Food Waste Starts in Your Kitchen [Infographic]

At one point or another, all of us have had to throw food away – and it's never a good feeling. Not just because it ends up being a waste of money, but because it's a...
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Vegan Ricotta Cheese Recipe

There’s nothing quite like the delicious flavors and comforting feeling of Italian-American cuisine. The explosions of different notes from tomatoes, garlic, and cheese make for some of the most memorable meals. This is especially...
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How to Make Your Own Natural Household Cleaners

If you’re making the push towards a more natural lifestyle, you may be interested to know that you can actually make your own chemical-free household cleaners at home. Commercial cleansers are often laden with chemical...
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5 Things You Can Do With Neem Oil

Neem oil is one of nature’s often overlooked natural remedies, and it’s packed with natural remedy uses — and it will help keep the pests away! Neem oil is an extract from the fruit and...
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How to Have a Low-Cost, Eco-Friendly Lawn

"A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing, and the lawn mower is broken" – James Dent Spending time relaxing in the garden is glorious,...

Eco-Friendly Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, which means it’s time to start thinking of ways to solidify your rank as her favorite child. You can’t buy love, but you sure can demonstrate to her...

How to Get Rid of Garden Pests Without Chemicals

Home gardening accounts for an astonishing 75% of all pesticides used in North America, making it several million pounds used per year. Most of these are used to control insects on fruits and vegetables. From...
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4 Ways to Kill Weeds Without Harmful Chemicals

Herbicides… yuck!! The thought of spraying florasulam and glyphosate around the yard is abhorrent to you. As an alternative, let’s look at 4 commonly practiced alternative methods. They’re not necessarily as fast-acting but are effective...

10 Things Every Gardener Should Do In May

It’s that time of year when all the busy bees and the bleating lambs should be putting a spring in your step. May brings a promising end to night frosts and a warmer climate. Soil...