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Eco-Friendly Decluttering Tips to Give you Peace of Mind (Part Two)

With the decluttering craze in full swing, it can be easy to get caught up and want to get rid of things in your home by any means necessary. However, there are eco friendly and responsible ways of di…


Eco-Friendly Decluttering Tips to Give you Peace of Mind

With the book “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” from Marie Kondo exploding onto the scene this year and garnering several weeks as the number one New York Times bestseller, it is no surprise tha…


Home Improvement Projects You Can Do with Reclaimed Wood

It’s fairly common for homeowners to undertake some sort of renovation or demolition over the summer months. But then, that leaves the issue of dealing with all the leftover scrap wood and lumber. …


8 Apps to Save the Earth

Can the time I spend on my smartphone also make the world a greener place? I’ve mulled over this question for a few years now, starting by observing my students at Stanford and my own habits, and l…


15 Ways to Reuse Coffee Grounds

Oh, coffee! Many of us rely on you to start the day or help us push through that early afternoon slump, but what happens to those coffee grounds after we finish the pot? When you toss coffee ground…


Meet The Woman Who Didn’t Buy Anything New for a Year

I’ve been a fan of Jen Gale since learning about her Make Do and Mend Year. Basically for a year, she and her family pledged to not buy anything new and instead make and mend everything they needed. C…


8 Common Things You Didn’t Know You Could Recycle

Most people know the basics of recycling, but some items seem to slip through the cracks. Here are 8 items that you probably didn’t know are actually recyclable… Eyeglasses. You know that drawer of…


10 Ways to Recycle Christmas Trees

In the late 1800s, when decorating a tree for the holidays became popular, evergreens were bedecked with such Earth-friendly decorations as strings of popcorn, gilded nuts and luminous candles. Today,…


7 Tips To Save Money & Make Less Waste

It may seem impossible in our modern, cellophane-wrapped lives, but there are people out there who succeed in creating ZERO waste in their lives. That’s nada, nil, zilch. That means food, furniture, p…


7 Brilliant Uses for Leftover Produce Scraps

It's always such a shame to make a big veggie stir fry or smoothie, only to end up tossing a pound of nutritious skins and ends into the trash. Luckily, many of these "trash cuts," especially citrus, …


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