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Preparing Your House for an Eco-Friendly Holiday

By |2018-11-15T21:31:52+00:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: Christmas, Featured, Holidays, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

Decking the halls is a big part of the holiday season. But prepping your home for the most wonderful time of the year can be difficult if you lead a green lifestyle since so many of your former go-to items are unlikely to fit in with the way you live day to day. Fortunately, you're not [...]

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Everything You Need To Know About Solar Devices

By |2018-11-09T17:56:18+00:00November 9th, 2018|Categories: Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Solar energy|Tags: , , |

As the world continues to age, it becomes more and more apparent that the human race is not going to be able to continue relying on fossil fuels and similar resources. Also, the use of certain materials can be damaging to the environment. Because of this, scientists and researchers are striving to create alternative ways of [...]

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Nurturing Your Garden: 5 Ways to Keep Your Plants Healthy  

By |2018-11-03T12:34:48+00:00November 3rd, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

There is something very alluring about a garden that is filled with greenery and healthy, thriving plant life. The air is fresh, the scent of various flowers and herbs entice your senses, and the vivid colors create an atmosphere of peace. However, you won’t get to enjoy the benefits of a garden unless you take the [...]

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How Switching to Shaving with a Safety Razor Can Help Save Money and the Environment   

By |2018-10-30T12:37:18+00:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

For those truly dedicated to natural living, shaving can be a foreign and out-of-place concept. Those women and men preferring to go completely natural, sport their body and facial hair proudly. However, the societal norm, at least in western cultures, is to perform some regular hair-removal grooming. While hair removal as a grooming tradition has been [...]

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The Hot and The Cold: What To Grow

By |2018-10-19T21:56:22+00:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

Many think that the growing season belongs to only one climate per year. This prevents many from even planting in their yards and gardens because of the work yield with only one season to bear yield. With such varying conditions, there are many plants that do better in the hotter climates and those that need the [...]

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The Best Eco-Friendly Ways to Clean Your Car – Infographic

By |2018-10-05T14:28:29+00:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , |

Being aware of our daily habits is important to improving our quality of life and the quality of our community. There is a stigma that making a transition to a less wasteful, more environmentally conscious lifestyle is a difficult endeavor to take on. We are made to believe that living an eco-friendly lifestyle will cost us [...]

3 Eco-Friendly Breweries You Need to Check Out in Texas  

By |2018-10-03T23:14:38+00:00October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Eco-friendly, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

In an effort to become more environmentally friendly, several Texas breweries have taken steps to reduce their impact on the planet. Since breweries require an enormous amount of energy and water to operate, interest in creating a great product while remaining environmentally responsible has skyrocketed in the area. Visit these three eco-friendly breweries to see for [...]

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Green Tourism in Australia: The Sustainable Perth Walking Tour

By |2018-09-25T00:03:31+00:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Travel|Tags: , , , , , |

The western Australian city of Perth, often referenced as a Wild West city, is setting itself apart and standing out due to its work to become a sustainable city.  With the environment in mind, innovative construction techniques are being implemented to provide greater infrastructure and “green” buildings, all of which are contributing to the city’s shift [...]

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Can You Be Chic and Wear Organic Clothes?

By |2018-09-20T18:17:27+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: Clothing, Eco-fashion, EcoStyle, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Organic|Tags: , , , |

Dazzled by the latest haute jeans, fancy purses, and clunky sneakers, we often forget that sometimes style comes at a very high price both for our own and our environment’s wellbeing. It may be an issue that has only recently started to gain more publicity, but fashion, especially the fast kind, has a profound impact on [...]

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The View from the Top: Inspiring and Creative Rooftop Garden Designs

By |2018-09-12T22:09:40+00:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Green & natural home, Home, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

The idea of a beautiful lush green rooftop garden titillates the imagination of many urban dwellers. Having a getaway spot from the busy city life is essential for reducing the stress and staying in touch with the nature. With a limited or no backyard space, gardening in an urban environment seems challenging and unrealistic. If you are one [...]

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Things to Consider When Creating a Pond

By |2018-09-04T14:35:13+00:00September 4th, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Green & natural home, Home, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

Introducing a pond to your garden is a great way to enhance the landscape and make the most out of the space that you have. Ponds are beneficial from both an aesthetical and an environmental aspect, providing a habitat for wildlife in your garden, whilst also creating a bold focal point that will bring your garden [...]

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Gardening Tips for Extremely High Temperatures

By |2018-09-01T20:07:20+00:00September 1st, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

Living in a hot, dry climate comes with many benefits, but it isn’t necessarily an ideal condition for a gardener. However, if you love a natural lifestyle, you find ways to make it work. For lots of plants, temperatures higher than 85 degrees or so aren’t ideal, and can be incredibly stressful for them. Because of [...]

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10 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Eco-friendly 

By |2018-08-30T15:05:05+00:00August 30th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Green & natural home, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

Global warming and climate change are rapidly altering the earth and life on it -- and not in a good way too. Sea levels are rising, islands are disappearing, and many animals are losing their habitats. These phenomena have left -- and continue to leave -- a painful mark on human lives. Rising temperatures are drying [...]

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How Recycling Can Increase Your Savings at Home

By |2018-08-29T22:42:25+00:00August 29th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling|Tags: , , |

Managing a modern household is no easy task. Often, the most difficult thing to do is to reset your family members’ priorities, especially if it means changing up their daily habits. Understandably, this applies to the idea of becoming more eco-friendly inside the home. Having a “greener” home constitutes several different choices, from teaching your kids [...]

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How to Start Leading a Greener Lifestyle in Birmingham, UK 

By |2018-08-25T14:21:16+00:00August 25th, 2018|Categories: Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Travel|Tags: , , , |

A decade ago, the idea of living a "greener lifestyle" was usually saved for more of the hippie type, the environmentalists out there who were hyper-aware of what kind of footprint they were leaving behind. Well times have changed, and here in Birmingham, people have never been more conscious of how they live their lives in [...]

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10 Ways to Help the Environment 

By |2018-08-22T15:23:30+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Eco-friendly, Environment, Featured, Green smoothies, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

As scientists continue to study the effects of climate change and how humans are impacting the planet, it can be easy for us to assume there is nothing more we can do. But that’s where we are going wrong, while the most dramatic changes take place on governmental scales, there are so many ways we can [...]

How to Remain Environmentally Friendly When Traveling 

By |2018-08-21T22:20:06+00:00August 21st, 2018|Categories: Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Travel|Tags: , , , , , |

The increase in both travel volume and frequency proves that there is a need to think green and plan our vacations in a more earth-friendly way. A few decades ago we would spend just a week or two away, either road tripping or camping. Now, it’s all about weekend get-always, city-breaks, long-haul flights to exotic places. [...]

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The Top 5 Ways to Clean Your Jewelry Naturally 

By |2018-08-21T11:25:49+00:00August 21st, 2018|Categories: Green living, Jewelry, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , |

When it comes to refreshing your jewelry box, new pieces are always a welcome addition, but getting the most out of your bauble collection doesn’t have to mean shelling out your hard-earned cash on pricey new items. In fact, a simple cleaning can make all the difference in the appearance and wearability of your favorite pieces. [...]

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The Numbers Are In: How Much Money Can Solar Panels Save You?

By |2018-08-17T16:21:39+00:00August 17th, 2018|Categories: Energy-efficient, Environment, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Solar energy|Tags: , , , |

One of the most significant costs to maintain a home is electricity which is why solar panels are ideal solutions for homeowners. It does not take much to understand why solar in Los Angeles markets are larger than any other United States city. When it comes to calculating the benefits, it can be difficult to compare [...]

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5 Green Reasons to Choose Wooden Furniture

By |2018-08-16T18:35:45+00:00August 16th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|

When it comes to moving into a new house or simply buying furniture if you’re in dire need of a new bed, sofa, table or anything else, the greenest option is always to buy second-hand. Yet sometimes it can take ages or be impossible to find what you really want and you end up browsing new [...]

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6 Offbeat Sustainability Tips for Your Wedding Day 

By |2018-08-15T11:08:55+00:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Weddings|Tags: , , , |

When you think of your dream wedding, white lace, killer centrepieces and a triple-tier cake might be at the front of your mind. But for many brides and grooms these days, the perfect wedding is also a chance to reaffirm and showcase shared values like ethical consumption, environmental awareness and sustainability. If these things are important [...]

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How to Make Your Household More Energy Efficient

By |2018-08-14T16:09:12+00:00August 14th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

People are always trying to find the best methods of improving energy efficiency at home. Conserving energy is beneficial for the environment, and it helps to provide financial relief. There are several strategies that can be used to make your home more energy efficient. Here are a few ideas.     Get an Annual [...]

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Top Three Countries for Eco-Tourism

By |2018-08-11T18:58:40+00:00August 11th, 2018|Categories: Eco-tourism, Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Travel|Tags: , , , , , |

As the seasons come and go, everything changes. From the way we communicate to the way we access basic everyday things. One particular thing that has changed significantly over the last decade or so, is how we holiday. With the rise of the internet, it would appear that everyone is now trying to get that perfect [...]

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How Tech is Helping the Environment and Saving You Money

By |2018-08-11T17:23:27+00:00August 11th, 2018|Categories: Energy-efficient, Environment, Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Technology|Tags: , , , , , |

It’s no secret that the environment is in trouble. Global warming is becoming an increasing concern, as the world tries to desperately reduce its carbon emissions. However, over the years, experts have managed to develop technology which is helping to not only save the environment, but also save you money too. So, how exactly is tech [...]

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This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.