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20 Planet Saving Items That Pay For Themselves Tenfold

There’s a high cost for living in a throwaway culture. The never-ending appetite to consume and toss away only to consume again is not only expensive in the long run, it drains the earth of finite resources and creates...

Greenify and Beautify: 3 Environmentally Friendly Home Decor Ideas

So you’ve already installed eco-friendly lightbulbs, added a filtering pitcher to your refrigerator in place of bottled water and picked out an energy-efficient heat system. Now it’s time to add the finishing green touches to your environmentally conscious home...

How To Make Totally Free Laundry Soap From Horse Chestnuts (Conkers)

I’ve used soap nuts, but there have been some concerns that their rising popularity may be hurting those who’ve been using them for centuries – they’re native to the Himalayas. For generations, soap nuts have been used by people in...

12 Best Soap Recipes Anyone Can Make At Home

Fun, frugal, and infinitely practical, soap making is an art form where the potential ingredient combinations are practically endless. Using naturally skin-nourishing components, handcrafted soaps are enriched with vitamins, minerals, and beneficial oils that won’t’ dry out your epidermis...

10 Unexpected Ways You’re Hurting The Environment At Home

You probably think you know the many ways to reduce your carbon footprint, like turning the lights off, walking instead of driving, and using reusable bags at the grocery store. But there are probably many things you do on...

How to get rid of ants in the home, the natural way!

Summer – ice pops, bbq’s, ants. In their tens and thousands, our paved back gardens and summery-smelling homes can quickly be overrun by these little critters. Marching in unison, on a perpetual path – they seem to come from nowhere and...

Easy Homemade Two-Ingredient Lemon Disinfectant Cleaner

You’ve made the switch to eating healthier, whole foods, and you’re exercising regularly too, but have you considered that you may be subjecting your health, and possibly that of our family’s, to the dangers of chemical cleaning products? The majority...

HOW TO CLEAN YOUR HOME NATURALLY WITH ESSENTIAL OILS

Improve your cleaning routine by using essential oils for simple, natural homemade cleaning products that are easy to customize! Here’s everything you need to know to clean your home naturally with essential oils. When I initially switched to natural cleaning supplies,...

18 Best Large Indoor Plants | Tall Houseplants for Home and Offices

See 18 best large indoor plants for your home or office. Tall houseplants look fascinating and create the illusion of enlarged interior. Houseplants that grow above 5 feet tall quickly grabs attention. They add a dramatic touch to the interior...

Say Goodbye To Toxic Scented Candles (+ Simple Alternatives)

Ah, scented candles. I remember the days when I’d stroll past a store full of them and stuff my nose deep into these colorful object. “This one smells like vanilla! This one is cake batter! Oh my goodness, cookie...

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Homemade Lemon Fresh Herbal Dusting Spray

Commercial dusting sprays may smell citrus fresh, but they are far form it. Instead of using those chemical laden sprays, try this inexpensive and...

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