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How to Buy From Eco-Friendly Companies

By |2019-11-12T17:43:12-05:00November 12th, 2019|Categories: Doing Good, Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

Say you want to splurge on a mechanical keyboard, but the climate crisis stops you from hitting buy. You're not alone in your reluctance. According to one survey, 81% of consumers feel companies should improve the environment. They want brands to juggle convenience, price and awareness with the need to do good in the world. If [...]

Green Tips That Will Improve Your Health and Lifestyle

By |2019-11-06T13:41:56-05:00November 6th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

Green is the new black, and since green lifestyle trends are popping up everywhere nowadays, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t join this environmentally friendly stream. If you think that saving the planet is not a big enough benefit, you should be aware that there are many other benefits to going green. Green saves money, and [...]

5 Steps to Make Your Kitchen More Environmentally-Friendly

By |2019-10-31T22:02:58-05:00October 27th, 2019|Categories: Green & natural home, Green living, Home, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

The kitchen is one of the least environmentally friendly rooms in an average house. There are usually multiple appliances in a kitchen, and many of those appliances use water as well as energy. How you use your kitchen also affects how eco friendly the room is. Inefficient cooking, non environmentally-friendly foods, and food waste are problems [...]

Ways to Be Environmentally Friendly When Camping

By |2019-10-24T10:22:01-05:00October 24th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

The concept of "Clean as You Go" is becoming a norm for various business establishments as of late. Now, many campers are following suit. Leaving no trash behind during and after outdoor trips helps you become an eco-friendly camper. The great outdoors is already taking a toll from visitors who leave a significant amount of waste [...]

Taking Action Against Environmental Pollution: Big Beach Clean-Up in Antibes 

By |2019-10-17T12:09:26-05:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Environment, Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Plastic-free|Tags: , , , , |

We all know that pollution is one of the biggest issues facing our planet currently, and one innovative recruitment company is doing their bit to help solve the issue, by cleaning up beaches, and water spaces around the world. The London-based company Silver Swan Recruitment, recently travelled to Antibes in France following the Monaco Boat Show [...]

6 Inspiring Natural and Eco-Friendly Wedding Send-Off Ideas

By |2019-10-10T11:45:43-05:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Weddings|Tags: , , |

As more and more couples turn to sustainability as a model for their wedding, there’s a bigger focus on eco-friendly alternatives to traditional wedding traditions. The wedding send-off tradition is seeing a modern revitalization that focuses on ditching harmful and wasteful send-off materials in favor of elements that are more natural. This eco-friendly wedding send-off trend [...]

Five Ways to Go Green Behind the Wheel of Your Vehicle 

By |2019-10-08T16:56:54-05:00October 8th, 2019|Categories: Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Vehicle|Tags: , , , , |

Climate change is happening all around us, and one of the biggest culprits is the vehicles we drive. Car pollution is one of the major causes of global warming. The trouble is, going without a car is nearly impossible for many families. For those who live in smaller cities or rural areas, a car, truck or [...]

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The Global Impact of Plastic Water Bottle Usage and How to Reduce It

By |2019-10-06T13:52:23-05:00October 6th, 2019|Categories: Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Plastic-free, Zero Waste|Tags: , , , |

About how many plastic water bottles do you think various countries use every year? One million? Ten million? You wouldn’t even be close.   Across the globe we have an insatiable desire for plastic water bottles, and as a result excessive plastic bottle usage is killing the planet.   Our insatiable desire for plastic is killing [...]

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Drinking Sustainably: A Guide to Eco-Friendly Alcohol

By |2019-10-03T21:50:57-05:00September 30th, 2019|Categories: Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: |

Whether the weekend is here or you've simply had one of those days, a cold brewski sounds like the ticket right now. But have you ever considered how eco-friendly your adult beverage of choice is? You can reduce the carbon footprint associated with alcohol without hopping atop the fabled wagon. By paying attention to how your [...]

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How to Lessen Your Carbon Footprint While Traveling 

By |2019-10-03T23:04:45-05:00September 30th, 2019|Categories: Carbon Footprint, Eco-friendly, Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Travel|Tags: , , , |

Between jet fuel and gasoline, travel creates a ton of CO2 emissions. Many destinations (not to mention road trip convenience stops) lack amenities like recycling bins. Is it possible to travel in a eco-friendlier manner? Absolutely! By following the seven tips below, you can lessen your carbon footprint even on vacation. Here's what to do — [...]

How to Save Water and Energy in Your Bathroom

By |2019-09-05T01:38:49-05:00September 5th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Water conservation|Tags: , , |

Conservation of utilities can help you reduce not only your carbon footprint but also your bills. The scope for conserving utilities in an average home is enormous. That is why the question which people often have when it comes to conserving them is, where should we start? The best place to start is the one where [...]

Connect Your Home with the Natural World Using Biophilic Design

By |2019-08-25T12:35:27-05:00August 25th, 2019|Categories: Home, Home Decor, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

The trend toward living green and a sustainable lifestyle is nothing new. What’s new are the options we have for creating eco-friendly rooms and reducing our environmental impact. There are many more opportunities to live a green lifestyle than there were before. With this emphasis, there needs to be an innate understanding of the natural world. [...]

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Thinking Green? Think Used 

By |2019-08-10T00:36:17-05:00August 9th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Reuse|Tags: , , , |

With more and more people turning to an eco-friendly mindset, it is important to try to roll that out to every area of your life. Many people think they need to buy entirely new when they make this switch but you can often find some great deals if you go used. Let’s take a look at [...]

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A Room-By-Room Guide to Reducing the Environmental Impact of Your Home

By |2019-07-27T15:00:28-05:00July 27th, 2019|Categories: Green & natural home, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

With increased awareness about the critical importance of saving energy and reducing the environmental impact of our lifestyle choices, more and more people are making eco-friendly moves to help save the planet. One of the biggest areas for improvement involves their homes. There are eco-friendly home improvements to make in essentially every room of a house. [...]

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5 Ways to Throw an Epic Zero-Waste Birthday Party for Your Kid

By |2019-07-22T13:23:24-05:00July 22nd, 2019|Categories: Children, Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Zero Waste|Tags: , , |

Caring for the environment is crucial nowadays more than ever. The amount of plastic found in the ocean is frightening, but what’s more horrifying is the massive number of animal casualties. In the beginning, using plastic for convenience was a stellar idea, until the population grew and so did the number of people who use it. [...]

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How to Create an Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Home 

By |2019-07-18T15:41:59-05:00July 18th, 2019|Categories: Home, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

Sustainable homes have been on the rise in the last decade as many homeowners are becoming aware of the many benefits these type of home brings. Luckily, our perspective is changing - building a sustainable home isn't just about reducing our bills, thus, saving money but it's also about an eco-friendly way of life. More and [...]

How to Make Safe and Natural DIY Bug Repellants

By |2019-07-11T13:26:31-05:00July 11th, 2019|Categories: DIY, Healthy Living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|

Summer is now in full swing, and with the hot July weather it’s time to relax in the shade indoors. Unfortunately, summer is also the time when many household bugs begin to make an appearance, and these creepy crawlies can make it difficult to enjoy being indoors. Let's face it, although summer is a time for [...]

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How to Make Safe and Natural DIY Bug Repellants

By |2019-07-11T13:26:31-05:00July 11th, 2019|Categories: DIY, Healthy Living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|

Summer is now in full swing, and with the hot July weather it’s time to relax in the shade indoors. Unfortunately, summer is also the time when many household bugs begin to make an appearance, and these creepy crawlies can make it difficult to enjoy being indoors. Let's face it, although summer is a time for [...]

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6 Nontoxic, Eco-Friendly Projects for Kids to Do Outside

By |2019-07-09T14:34:41-05:00July 9th, 2019|Categories: Children, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Summer|Tags: , , , |

Getting our kids outside during the summertime is more challenging today than ever. Most little ones would rather spend their time in front of the television or computer than head out that door and explore the world around them. Add to that the fact that many of the classic summer activities aren't as eco-friendly as they [...]

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A Practical Guide to Choosing Eco-friendly Sneakers

By |2019-07-01T17:30:45-05:00July 1st, 2019|Categories: Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , |

Sneakers are all the rage footwear not just for casual occasions but also for the modern workplace. However, they create a significant environmental footprint, given the rigorous process used to produce them. The production process involves a complex blend of up to 80 components, including leather, plastic, cotton and rubber. All these components have to be [...]

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How Can Using Reclaimed Wood Benefit the Environment?

By |2019-06-05T19:34:38-05:00June 5th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

Since the 1980s, reclaimed wood has become an increasingly popular choice for flooring, furniture, and even building materials. People choose reclaimed wood for a variety of reasons, including aesthetics and versatility. This is especially true among those who are looking for a more natural and rustic style. But while this material can be beneficial for homes, [...]

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A Used Textbook Can Make the World Better

By |2019-05-19T18:40:06-05:00May 19th, 2019|Categories: Books, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Reuse|Tags: , , , |

Textbooks comprise one of the many costs of higher education. These and other required reading courses come in new, used and digital versions. As you read below, having used printed books provide financial, environmental and academic benefits.   "Think of used textbooks as a form of recyclable literature and content."   The Price On average, used [...]

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Is an Electric Vehicle Right For Your Teen? 

By |2019-05-18T00:57:06-05:00May 18th, 2019|Categories: Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

If your teen is in the process of preparing to get a driver’s permit or license as a parent, you may be thinking about what type of vehicle to get them. Of course, not every teen gets a car right away, but many do because it actuality it can help parents to have another driver in [...]

How to Reduce Marijuana’s Environmental Impact

By |2019-05-14T18:52:16-05:00April 18th, 2019|Categories: Environment, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

Marijuana has had a rise to popularity and demand since it has recently become legal for medical use in some areas of the United States and throughout Canada. Medical Cannabis is now presently the fastest growing industry in the U.S., and there are more than 180 million users worldwide. This growing popularity can produce problems for [...]

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This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.