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

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: "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 over there, too." "We'll wipe our feet…

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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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Reminder: Get the Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle today!

Just a quick reminder that The Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle is only available until tomorrow night! With 80 digital products PLUS over $200 worth of bonus products you'll really use, this package is valued at more than $1,000, but it's only on sale until tomorrow (Monday, 9/10) at 11:59 p.m. ET. This year’s sale has ended. Click here…

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Get the Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle {PLUS win a Kindle Fire HDX!}

This year’s sale has ended. Click here to be notified of the next sale! I try really hard not to inundate you with special offers and amazing deals, but this bundle is just too good not to share! This summer has been a tough one for us. It's been full -- very full -- of a lot of really good things, but…

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Three More Things You Do NOT Have to Throw Away!
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Three More Things You Do NOT Have to Throw Away!

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: I'm always very proud of the small amount of trash our family produces in a week and wish we could have even less recycling, but packaging continues to come into our house, grrr... We use reusable snack and sandwich bags, washable hankies and cleaning rags (my…

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6 Ways You Should Be Using Glycerin at Home

The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: Glycerin has always been one of those mystery products to me. I've heard about it a lot in natural living circles --  "Oh, glycerin is a great natural health and beauty product!" -- but didn't actually know what to do with it. I've actually had this…

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When Throwing Away 100 Plastic Bags Might Still be Green
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When Throwing Away 100 Plastic Bags Might Still be Green

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: I saved five. Four hundred kids threw away their plastic water bottles after a hot field day at the park, but doggone it, I got five into our recycling bin. Nevermind that recycling plastic is really “downcycling” or whatever it's called, and that there are still…

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