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6 Foods That'll Re-Grow from Kitchen Scraps

A lot of us like the green living lifestyle but oftentimes lack the time or space for maintaining our own garden. While having a traditional garden is an excellent way to save money on groceries as well as ensure that your food is safe, fresh, and free of pesticides, there are many foods that can be purchased from farmer's markets or grocery stores and then regrown in small spaces.

Pumpkin

Pumpkins are a truly incredible fruit. People can use them for decoration and as food.…

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Added by Alexander Goodwin on September 9, 2013 at 4:00pm — 1 Comment

4 Natural Skin Care Tips For A Beautiful Summer Complexion

When the summertime arrives, maintaining a beautiful skin complexion is a desire of many people, regardless of where you live. If you want to ensure you keep your skin happy and healthy, implementing a few tips for the summer and your skin can help. There are plenty of natural skin care remedies that can ensure your skin stays as healthy and as glowing as possible throughout the summertime and for the remainder of the year.

Using…

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Added by Alexander Goodwin on July 1, 2013 at 3:41pm — No Comments

How to Find And Implement Eco-friendly Home Decor Elements

The sustainable living lifestyle doesn’t have to be difficult, but it does require a change in your way of thinking. Just as a meat eater who decides to adopt a vegetarian diet will have to alter their way of thinking, changing to a green lifestyle from one infused with waste will require some changes. If you are interested in making the alterations required to lead a more sustainable lifestyle, here are some tips for you to follow when it comes to decorating your home.

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Added by Alexander Goodwin on June 24, 2013 at 12:02pm — 1 Comment

Remodeling Your Kitchen The Sustainable Materials Way

If you are considering a kitchen remodel, why not take the opportunity to go green? Many green products use less energy and outlast other similar products. However, in some instances, they also cost more. Thankfully, an ever-expanding market for stylish and smart green products has pushed the costs down, making it easier and cheaper to create a green kitchen.

Sustainable kitchen cabinets

These types of…

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Added by Alexander Goodwin on June 19, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

4 Easy Ideas For a More Sustainable Kitchen

Many people are searching for ways to live in a more Eco-friendly manner, and in many cases, living more Eco-friendly coincides with having a sustainable kitchen. Four aspects homeowners can implement in order to receive the greatest benefits monetarily and environmentally are as follows.

Use natural cleaners

One way to create a more Eco-friendly lifestyle and a sustainable kitchen is making cleaners using natural ingredients. From cleaning the floor to the…

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Added by Alexander Goodwin on May 16, 2013 at 3:30pm — 6 Comments

4 Eco-friendly Ways To Save Money On Your Energy Bills This Summer

As summer approaches, many of us are dreading the upcoming electric bills. Because cooling a house requires so much energy, most of us will most likely experience an increase in our energy costs during the warmer months. Thankfully, there are ways to lower the financial burden by reducing the amount of energy we consume:

Plant some shade trees

Because a large majority of the heat entering your home comes in through the windows, it is important to block as much…

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Added by Alexander Goodwin on April 22, 2013 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

4 Innovative Uses For Solar Energy Around The House

Most homeowners want to reduce their home’s energy consumption. Many are motivated to help the environment, to save money on electric bills, or both. No matter the motivation behind the goal, those of us who desire a more energy-efficient home should consider the use of solar energy. The four innovations below represent the newest in solar energy technology and are a great way to reduce a home’s energy costs:

Solar powered air conditioning

Around 11 percent of…

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Added by Alexander Goodwin on March 12, 2013 at 12:33pm — No Comments

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