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Home Is Where The Health Is

By Gina Carroll Habitat for Humanity is well known for how successfully they use volunteers to build homes for families in need. All you have to say is "Habitat" and most people can conjure up an i…

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5 Scientists (and Dr. Oz): Make Clean Air Sense

By Ronnie Citron-Fink, Moms Clean Air Force Scientists are not political big shots or the rock stars of the environmental movement. They are concerned citizens like you and I who set out to sys…

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5 Reasons Why People Don’t Recycle and 5 Reasons They Should

My last post, “I Don’t Recycle” seems to have struck a chord with many. Leave it to the Care2 community to enlighten, elevate and express their opinions on why people do and do not recycle. Most of…

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Boomerang Kids

After my son graduated, someone said, “Now I feel sorry for you. Your empty nest will soon be filled to the brim.” I honestly did not know what he was talking about. At the time, it seemed like a rude…

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The 5 Benefits of DIY

Do you DIY? There are so many things to embrace about making things by hand - the ingenuity, the dedication, the mistakes, the financial savings, the customization, the gift giving possibilities, the …

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Baby Boomers Have Heavy Footprints

Did you grow up during a time when plastic was having its heyday? In fact, maybe you recall this line from the movie, The Graduate: "I just want to say one word to you...just one word...Plastics. The…

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Small And Stylish ECO Homes

Ever dream about creating the perfect eco-house? The importance of greening our homes to save energy and the planet has become more and more mainstream. I’ve been following the tiny house movement, an…

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6 Reasons Why You Might Buy a $50 Light Bulb

Incandescent light bulbs will be phased out in 2014. Some will say bye-bye and good riddance, while others are still holding out for a mercury-free eco-alternative to CFL’s. But, there's a new kid on …

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Doggie DIY: 8 Projects

Have you ever calculated the cost of owning a dog? Most of us have pets because we love them, and most dog owners feel the love outweighs the financial investment. But, owning a pet comes with a lifet…

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The Working Homeless

The year Becky Blanton joined the working homeless was the same year she learned that, "The human spirit can endure anything with hope." While we may think of homeless people as only those who live…

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