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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 …

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Mighty Nest Review – Create An Eco-Friendly Home On A Budget

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. Have you heard of Mighty Nest? Mighty Nest is a company dedicated to selling eco-friendly home products and helping make the transition to a greener lifestyle affordable and easy. I have been a member for over …

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Disposable Diapers vs Cloth Diapers – Which Is Actually Greener?

Cloth diapers seem like the obvious choice for greener parenting. But in the last 10 years, there have been several articles written claiming that it isn’t the case. In the disposable diapers vs cloth diapers debate, there are a lot of studies out there that seem to contradict each other which makes it hard to know for sure sometimes. There is the obvious waste creation …

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The Best Cloth Diapers Series – Top 5 For The Eco-Friendly 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. This is the last post in my Best Cloth Diapers series. Check out the other posts in this series if you want to learn more! Top 5 for the Budget-Conscious Top 5 for Those Who Need …

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Why I Love Cloth Diapers – Finding The Joy In This Chore

I often get the opportunity to talk about why I love cloth diapers with friends and family. As we discuss our children, it often comes up naturally in conversation. While I never intend to imply that I think everyone should use cloth diapers and I don’t judge any family who doesn’t, I think sometimes people start to feel a bit defensive about their choice to …