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Non-Toxic Cleaning

The Dirty Truth About Antibacterial Soap

Often assumed by consumers to be the gold standard in hygiene, antibacterial soap has recently come under scrutiny from the US Food and Drug Administration. Finally! The FDA has issued a proposal, …

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12 Surprising Uses for Orange Peels

  It's citrus season, and, chances are, orange lovers have overloaded their compost bins and garbage cans with peels. But that's no place for these workhorses -- there are plenty of creative w…

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Can Your Dryer Be Deadly?

  It's easy to think of kitchen mishaps, wiring problems or unattended candles as the cause of the typical house fire, but there's a less known risk lurking in your laundry room. Every year, o…

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12 Surprising Uses for Herbs & Spices

  Need to keep your clothes bright, your salt intake down, or your radiator sealed? Look no further than your spice rack. Yep, there are plenty of really fantastic ways to use herbs and spices…

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The Amazing Green Cleaner You Probably Don’t Use

Any half-decent chef or baker most likely has a jar of it stashed somewhere, something that they bought long ago, for that one project that one time, and then ignored forevermore. And the name may rin…

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Why Enzymatic Cleaners Are Amazing & How You Can Make Your Own

If you've been hunting for ecologically-friendly cleaning options, chances are high that you've encountered enzymatic cleaners, which lift dirt, grime, and odors without introducing harmful chemica…

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Natural Remedies for Pest-Free Plants

Bringing plants into the home should be about adding a spot of green, filtering the air, and impressing your friends with your green thumb. Not chasing after tiny black fungus gnats.The minuscul…

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An 8-Step Guide to Cleaning Out Your Refrigerator

Did you know that November 15th is National Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day? The timing makes sense, considering upcoming holidays like Thanksgiving and National Eat Leftover Gravy and Mashed Potatoes…

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How to Wash Your Car the Eco-Friendly Way

This time of year, my car gets absolutely filthy. I live at the end of a long dirt road and after months without rain, even driving five miles an hour kicks up a huge plume of dust that settles all o…

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4 DIY Non-Toxic Laundry Tips

When you wash your clothes in conventional laundry detergents, you're getting a lot more than you bargained for. From harmful chemicals that pollute our water supply to "fragrance" that lingers on you…

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