Storing bulk food the (easy? cheap? green?) way

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: Buying food in bulk and preserving from your garden and farmer's markets is as an awesome way to save money and capture maximum nutrition, but there's even one more reason to love those frugal habits: they reduce waste and help save the earth, too. A 25-pound…

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Is Silicone Toxic and Is It Silicone Bakeware Really Safe?

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: Silicone Bakeware, Silicone Baking Sheets, Silicone Cupcake Liners, etc... With holiday baking coming up and gift season to boot, I've been thinking again about the safety of silicone bakeware. There are several unique kitchen items made for the ease of the people – a large portion of…

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Green and Natural Fabric Softeners

The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: This month on my blog, Live Renewed, we talked all about using natural and green laundry care.  While everyone loves to have fresh-smelling, clean, and soft laundry; many of the conventional products on the market today are filled with ingredients and chemicals that we should be…

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Moving Out of Your Home? Here is Why You Should Call a Junk Removal Service before You Move

Moving out of your old home and settling into a new one is a process full of mixed emotions; it is a time when you have a lot on your plate. One major chunk on that plate is the entire moving process: packing all your stuff, clearing the junk, loading, transportation, unloading, unpacking at the…

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Why We Pretty Much Ignore Our Grass (& You Should, Too)

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: Why We Pretty Much Ignore Our Grass "Ugh, it's the little white balls again." "I don't like the little white balls - they're yucky, right, Mommy?" "Yep...they scare me. We could cross the street so we don't have to walk through them but they have them…

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Dental Care Regime

The majority of people who are into fitness and well-being activities will often rave about exercises, different forms of yoga, diet charts, and the like! Very few people talk about the relevance of maintaining dental hygiene. The truth is our dental health should be one of the primary interest areas for everyone. Missing out on…

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4 Ways to Protect Your Home 

4 Ways to Protect Your Home  While looking after your home and experimenting with interior design is often more fun than protecting the outside, you must keep your home secure at all times. Nobody wants their home and safe space for all the family to be visited by unwanted guests, so you should do everything…

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Why You Should Consider A Lab-Created Diamond Engagement Ring

As Millennials start getting married and settling down, they’re trending away from choosing products that don’t represent sustainability and ethical practices. Now that they are reaching their 30s, it’s not likely that this will change. The traditional diamond engagement ring purchase is getting much more thought than it has in the past. With companies producing diamonds in…

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5 Outdoor Projects for Going Green this Spring

So this crazy warm weather we're having this spring (80 degrees in March?!) has really put me in the mood to get outside and get started on outdoor projects which are usually left until late April, and sometimes don't get started until May! Since we moved into our house almost three years ago, we've been adding…

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