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Environmentally Friendly Companies Worth Supporting

Environmentally Friendly Companies Worth Supporting

Sometimes it can feel like one person can't make a difference. Yet, each of us can do hundreds of little things, and they all add up. Even the companies we choose to support can ultimately make a difference. These days, companies have learned that they need to take a...

Eco Homes – What They Are and How They Work

Eco Homes – What They Are and How They Work

Making a difference for the environment comes in many different colors. Some people choose to focus on volunteer efforts. Others strive to live as sustainably as possible. Sometimes, people listen to this call by creating eco-homes. What exactly is an eco-home? An...

Refill! Zero-waste lifestyle.

Refill! Zero-waste lifestyle.

Reduce your use of plastic and the amount of packaging and food waste in your home by shopping the refillable, reusable, and sustainable way. The refill counter at Whole Foods for grains, nuts and spices has been a source of zero-waste shopping for their customers for...

How to Reduce Plastic Waste in the Home

How to Reduce Plastic Waste in the Home

One of the growing concerns for conscientious minds is humanity’s overuse of plastic - and the waste it produces. While this is undoubtedly a battle that needs to be fought on many fronts, the simple truth is that it all starts in the home. By reducing our plastic...

Making Your Eco-Friendly Lifestyle More Affordable

Making Your Eco-Friendly Lifestyle More Affordable

Even knowing that our lifestyles can make a difference for the environment, going green can be an intimidating process. There's this assumption that it will cost more, that it will be challenging and other concerns. However, we cannot ignore the benefits of switching...

Making Your Next Grocery Trip More Environmentally Friendly

Making Your Next Grocery Trip More Environmentally Friendly

One of the best ways to make your home more environmentally friendly is by reexamining how you provide for your household. Our day to day lives can easily affect our impact on the environment. Although we believe we are doing all we can in the home, there are a few...

Benefits of Composting at Home

Benefits of Composting at Home

When discussing our planet’s future and the need to reduce, reuse, and recycle, one solution that comes to mind to tackle all three of these initiatives is composting. In addition to saving money, energy, and natural resources, the ability to do at home is a...