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Jun 21

How to Choose Green Furniture in 2017

Furniture unknowingly is a big part of our lives. Whether we choose to take note or not, furniture surrounds practically everywhere we go or are. In 2017, we are arguably at the most image conscious time in our history so picking the best furniture to suit the room has never been more of a thought-out …

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Jun 24

The Simplest Sustainable Agriculture Techniques

The number of humans living on Earth is expected to increase from 7.3 billion to 9.7 billion in 2050. Everyone has to eat. Hunger causes political unrest and reminds us that as lofty as our goals and accomplishments may be, we still need food to function at the most basic level. A full stomach is …

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Dec 23

Green Resolutions for 2016

Get 2016 off to a good start by setting yourself some green resolutions. Whether you are a seasoned eco living expert or you are just getting started, setting some resolutions can be useful. They can help keep you motivated to do your bit and enable you to achieve your green living goals in 2016. Here are some great …

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Dec 18

Gobble Up The Green This Holiday Season …and we’re not just referring to salads

The holiday season makes us think of friends, family, gathering around the fireplace with a toasty warm blanket, and food. Holiday feasting is a big part of holiday culture in just about every tradition. And this year, “green” plays a big part in that — and we’re not just talking about table decorations or salads. …

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May 06

Tips for Making Your Diet More Eco Friendly

Living responsibly in a way that helps to preserve the planet is no doubt something that is important to most of us, which leads to us making lots of changes in our life styles to help save the environment and reduce our carbon footprint. A huge part of our life style that sometimes gets forgotten …

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Jul 24

Reducing Our Carbon Footprint One Step at a Time

Messages of going green, reducing our carbon footprint and leading more eco-friendly lives seem to be found just about everywhere these days. The information overload can be extremely confusing to newcomers of green living, but it is important to remember that no matter the conservation message, the main ideas are always consistent – use less …

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May 12

Learn Sustainability From Green Mountain College

In today’s society, most college campuses are taking a step to become more environmentally friendly. As a student at Green Mountain College, one of the greenest schools in the nation, my colleagues and I have a strong sense of how to be aware of our impact on the environment and our college’s impact on the …

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Jan 10

Easy Ways to Go Green on a College Student Budget

The struggling college student is more than just a stereotype; it’s a reality for many students burdened by the high cost of tuition, fees, and books, not to mention living expenses. And while aide may come in the form of scholarships, student loans, and money from mom and pop, still there are plenty of students …

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Sep 16

5 Tips for Going Green on the Go

Traveling, though extremely rewarding, can also be quite stressful which makes staying green on the go a real challenge. Check out these tips to help minimize your footprint and maximize your travel experience. Do your research. This is the first and most important step for the ecoconscious traveler abroad. Try dining in restaurants where meals …

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Jan 11

5 Ways That Eco Travel Is Different From Regular Traveling

If you’re someone who is particularly sensitive to the needs of the environment, then there’s a great chance that it affects every area of your life from what you eat to how you use the energy in your home—even to how you travel both locally and abroad. And if you have family members or friends …

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Dec 20

Planning a Wedding? Five Creative Favors

Planning a wedding is no easy feat, hence the hundreds of professionals that have made fantastic careers out of making other peoples’ dream weddings a reality. If, however, you are on a budget, a wedding planner may not be in the cards. Rest assured that that does not mean that you can’t have a fabulously …

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Dec 20

5 Things to Expect From Eco Friendly Car Insurance

If you are thinking about buying an eco-friendly car insurance policy; you are not alone! The media often runs stories about the state of the environment, and many consumers are becoming more concerned about how their own actions are contributing to pollution and the depletion of the ozone layer. Eco friendly car insurance seems to …

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