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Top 10 Ways To Go Zero Waste At Home – A Beginner’s Guide

This post contains affiliate links, which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking a link. The zero waste movement is becoming more and more popular among people ready to see a change in the way we steward our earth. Going zero waste at home is one of the easiest ways to contribute to …

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Are Cloth Diapers Really Better For The Environment? A Rebuttal To The Naysayers

Vox issued an article yesterday titled, “Are Cloth Diapers Any Better for the Environment, Your Wallet, or Your Baby?” It’s a lengthy article, but the premise is that cloth diapers aren’t all that much better for anyone or anything and it’s all about how parents want to portray themselves. *facepalm* Oh, give me a break. Feeling Pressure The author went into a long story about …

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The Best Reusable Sandwich Bags – Save Money & The Planet

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. I didn’t realize at first how all reusable sandwich bags are not created equal. To spend less money, I bought some cheap ones off Amazon only to become frustrated with them and wonder if reusable bags …

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NEW Force Of Nature Cleaning Review – New & Improved

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you purchase after clicking. All opinions are my own. Several months ago, I ordered the Force of Nature cleaning system after seeing it in my Facebook ads for quite some time. I was drawn to it because of how safe it was around my pets and …

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Eco-Friendly Easter Basket Ideas

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. Many families enjoy celebrating the Easter holiday and/or beginning of spring with an Easter basket. The timing of Easter with the beginning of the season of new life is beautifully symbolic. Personally, I have always focused …

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Snack Ideas for Reducing Plastic Waste

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. Almost 40% of the plastic created each year is for the packaging of single-use products. That means that the majority of this is used just once and then tossed away. It’s easy not to think that …

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How To Go Green In A Tiny House

Many people are working toward living a simpler, more meaningful, and responsible/eco-friendly lifestyle. For some, this means small changes. For others, the changes are quite drastic. My guest blogger today, Annie from 15 Acre Homestead, has an incredible story to share about her move towards minimalism in a tiny house. Without further ado, here is Annie! How To Go Green In A Tiny House Many …

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Stainless Steel Food Storage – Healthier & Safer For Your Family

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. More and more people are becoming concerned over the use of plastic for storing food and are turning to options made from alternate materials, such as stainless steel food storage containers. There are a number of …

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Miracle Gro Aerogarden Review – Indoor Gardening Year Round

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. Hydroponics is a method of growing plants without soil. It uses water and minerals to grow nutritious and healthy plants of different kinds. Plants that are grown in hydroponics systems often grow much more quickly than more …

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The Best Way To Clean Fruits And Vegetables – Staying Healthy With Increasing E. Coli Concerns

We are seeing more and more in the news about rising E.Coli outbreaks, especially among romaine lettuce. Eating leafy greens is important for our health, but many people are becoming wary because sometimes it feels the risk isn’t worth it. Combine the outbreaks with news of the FDA doing limited food inspections during the government shut down (which has thankfully been resolved for now), and …