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Beginner’s Guide to Gardening

Beginner’s Guide to Gardening

Certainly, at some point or another, you might have wanted to learn how to start gardening. There are more than enough reasons to start your own garden such as having fresh fruits right in your backyard and being in control

Simplifying your Closet: A Brief Guide

Simplifying your Closet: A Brief Guide

Every time you have an important dinner or a meeting to dress up for, rummaging through your closet for the perfect outfit becomes an inevitable part of your routine. Most of the time, you cannot find what you need, not

Toxic Clean-Up: Houseplants Help Reduce Indoor Air Toxins like Benzene and Formaldehyde

Toxic Clean-Up: Houseplants Help Reduce Indoor Air Toxins like Benzene and Formaldehyde

Studies have shown that indoor pollution can be worse than outdoor pollution, especially during the winter months when we seal ourselves up inside our houses and apartments. Timothy Buckley, Ph.D., MHS, and associate professor of Environmental Health Sciences at the

(Video) The start of an organic food garden

(Video) The start of an organic food garden

We love organic veggies! At family gatherings we prep vegan meals and we all enjoy a tall glass of  liquid green juice for breakfast.  On this diet,  combined with regular exercise, two of my brothers were able to beat diabetes!

Organic Food the Budget Way

Organic Food the Budget Way

There’s no doubt about it – organic food is great for your body, great for your kids, great for the planet – but it isn’t always great for the budget. Mainstream organic grocery stores are known for their expense (“Whole

#FridayFreebie: FREE Book Energy Savings for the Novice

#FridayFreebie: FREE Book Energy Savings for the Novice

A FREE copy of Energy Savings for the Novice, compliments of Key Builders.   Key Builders places a premium on energy efficiency and green building/remodeling and we want to help educate everyone about what you can do in your own

10 #FREE #Homelife Kindle eBooks

10 #FREE #Homelife Kindle eBooks

  *** Remember that Kindle eBook prices may change without notice. As of today, the books listed below are FREE. If you don't have the Kindle reading app for your gadget, you can download it here.    Enjoy!  Organized Simplicity DIY Wedding The

(Video) DIY Fabric Softener w/ @NaturesKnockout

(Video) DIY Fabric Softener w/ @NaturesKnockout

Check out this easy instructional video on how to make your own safe fabric softener with 3 simple ingredients!   For more natural household cleaning recipes head to our blog: http://bit.ly/g9Dyny Brought to you by Celebrity mother/daughter hair & makeup

Eco-friendly Countertops by Tiger Mountain Innovations

Renovating your home counters and looking for Eco-friendly options? Consider Squak Mountain Stone! Squak Mountain Stone 1. A Fibrous-cement material comprised of recycled paper, recycled glass, and low-carbon cement. Material is hand-cast into “slabs” as an alternative to natural or

The Green Retrofit

Planning on wanting to save some money?  Consider a green retrofit!  It can be as simple as changing out some fixtures or as complex as having an entire energy audit done to your home.    Photo via jayvirdy What many

The Essence of Green Design

The Essence of Green Design

With our dwelling being our most sacred space, it is imperative to be aware of what we bring home with us.  Common practice uses a variety of chemicals in our soft furnishings, carpeting, electronics and fabrics; information that should encourage