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5 Eco-friendly Uses for Recycled Tires 

By |2019-06-13T18:08:26-04:00January 30th, 2019|Categories: Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling|Tags: , , |

Watch any film from over 30 years ago that featured a junkyard, and you’d, at one point, probably see a gigantic pile of old tires. These days, these used tire stockpiles are quite rare, or at least they never really reach the sizes they once did. Why is that? Simply put, tires are much easier to [...]

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10 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Eco-friendly 

By |2018-08-30T15:05:05-04:00August 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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20 Ways to Recycle Smarter and Decrease Your Impact on the Planet

By |2017-12-20T13:29:50-04:00December 20th, 2017|Categories: Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling|Tags: , , |

Chances are even if you have curbside recycling pick up where you live you still aren’t recycling as much as you could. There are plenty of things that can be recycled that just won’t fit or shouldn’t go in your curbside bin. Those things often end up in the landfill out of convenience or just because [...]

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Six Socially Conscious Ways to Get Rid of Old Clothes

By |2017-11-22T20:52:41-04:00November 22nd, 2017|Categories: Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling, Upcycling|Tags: , , , , |

To begin with, you’re better off supporting brands that have ethical and environmentally responsible business practices or not caring about labels at all. The consumerist lifestyle generates a lot of income for big businesses, but it does not come without grave environmental consequences. According to Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles (SMART), a person discards eighty-one pounds [...]

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How to Reduce the Environmental Degradation Caused By Technological Devices

By |2016-12-21T16:14:43-04:00December 21st, 2016|Categories: Environment, Green living, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling, Reuse|Tags: , , , , , , |

Our obsession for owning new, damage-free devices means a plethora of us throwing away out-of-date and broken devices. When the gadgets end up in landfills, they become a nuclear danger for the environment, wildlife, and the planet in general. An example: Apple hopes to sell millions of iPhone 7 and Plus units in 2017. It means [...]

6 Fun Ways to Decorate Your Home with Vintage Finds

By |2016-12-21T14:18:44-04:00December 21st, 2016|Categories: DIY, Green & natural home, Green living, Home Decor, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling, Upcycling|Tags: , , , , , , |

Do you want to adorn your home with vintage-inspired decors? All it takes is just a quick trip to your basement or attic to find classic gems that can be used for decorating. You can also visit flea markets where you can find a variety of vintage items at very affordable prices.   You can score [...]

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Celebrate the Holidays at the Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party Blog Hop 2016

By |2016-12-12T20:41:27-04:00December 12th, 2016|Categories: Blog Hop, Breakfast, Christmas, Desserts, Detox, Disease, DIY, Eco-friendly, Energy-efficient, Environment, Essential oils, Exercise, Fitness, Friendship, Gardening, Gluten-free, Green & natural home, Green living, Green smoothies, Healthy Living, Holidays, Holistic Health, Juicing, Kitchen, Life Hacks, Natural Beauty Recipes, Natural Cleaning Products, Natural Remedies, Nutrition, Organic, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Positive inspiration, Raw Food Diet, Recipes, Recycling, Reuse, Upcycling, Vegan, Weight Loss, women's health, Yoga|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Wishing You a Happy Holiday Season! I am so glad to celebrate this wonderful time of the year with you! Welcome to the Special Holiday Edition of the “Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party” Blog Hop! This “blog hop party” is a positive place where you can find and share lots of healthy, green, natural and delicious [...]

Celebrate the Season! Special Holiday Edition “Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party” Blog Hop 2016

By |2016-12-07T13:55:50-04:00December 7th, 2016|Categories: Blog Hop, Christmas, DIY, Environment, Green & natural home, Healthy Living, Healthy recipes, Holidays, Holistic Health, Natural Beauty Recipes, Natural Cleaning Products, Natural Remedies, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Positive inspiration, Recipes, Recycling, Upcycling, Vegan, Weight Loss, women's health, Yoga|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Happy Holidays! I am so glad to celebrate this wonderful time of the year with you! Welcome to the Special Holiday Edition of the “Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party” Blog Hop! This “blog hop party” is a positive place where you can find and share lots of healthy, green, natural and delicious holiday goodies, gifts [...]

Going Green for “Average” People

By |2016-10-21T22:46:27-04:00October 21st, 2016|Categories: Eco-friendly, Environment, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling, Upcycling|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are all sorts of posts out there about how you can “green up” your home or work space but, if we’re being totally honest, very few of those posts are applicable to the average working human. Not everybody can afford to install solar paneling on their rooftops or redo our floors with reclaimed wood. Some of us [...]

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How to Stay Efficient with Recycling Now and in the Future

By |2016-09-27T17:28:09-04:00September 27th, 2016|Categories: Environment, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling, Upcycling|Tags: , , , , , , |

According to recent statistics, America is responsible for more than 30% of the world's waste - despite the fact that the entire population of America only constitutes 5% of Earth's total population. Getting rid of the waste is problematic: burning it in landfills results in harmful 'greenhouse' gasses such as carbon dioxide being released into the [...]

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How To Use Technology In An Eco-Friendly Way

By |2016-08-24T12:35:21-04:00August 24th, 2016|Categories: Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling, Reuse|Tags: , , , , , , |

It’s fairly obvious that technology can be used to make our lives better. After all, with computers and mobile devices you can access almost any information you need within seconds. It’s now easy to figure out how to navigate through the streets of a city you’re just driving into, how long to bake sweet potatoes, or gain [...]

From Cars to Clothes: Easy Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

By |2016-07-13T20:41:03-04:00July 13th, 2016|Categories: Energy-efficient, Environment, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , |

Nations around the world are seeing and feeling the effects of global warming and climate change. While governments are deciding the best rules and regulations to set in place, it’s up to each citizen to do their best to reduce their individual carbon footprint. From choosing and driving the right car to purchasing and washing one’s [...]

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Conscientious Use of Paper Products Can Actually Help Fight Climate Change

By |2015-11-24T23:07:50-04:00November 24th, 2015|Categories: Green living, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling|Tags: , , , |

Combatting deforestation is perhaps the best defense against the dangerous effects of climate change. To this end, many people seek to restrict their use of paper products to keep forests around the world thriving. As well intentioned as these actions are, they might be having the opposite effect when it comes to encouraging new tree growth. [...]

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Fab Ways to Repurpose Crates, Pallets, Buckets and Pots for a Richer and Greener Home

By |2015-10-06T19:43:45-04:00October 6th, 2015|Categories: Ecofriendly furnishings, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green, Upcycling|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Do you know how many items you have in your home that you thought you had no use for and were planning to throw away at some point? You should hit the stop button on that plan as many of them can actually be repurposed into something useful and something that will stop you from wasting away a [...]

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5 Items to Recycle Now

By |2015-06-02T22:25:45-04:00June 2nd, 2015|Categories: Green living, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling, Reuse|Tags: , , , , , |

Guest Post by Lauren Byrd Recycling is a very important aspect of green living. Green living isn’t just about practicing sustainable choices at home – it is about taking care of our environment as a whole. Recycling helps us save resources and send less trash to the landfills. It also helps reduce pollution, and saves us [...]

7 Ways to Upcycle in Time for Spring Cleaning

By |2015-05-08T16:45:28-04:00May 8th, 2015|Categories: Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling, Upcycled Art, Upcycling|Tags: , , , , |

If you want to spruce up your wardrobe or home this spring but don’t want to spend a lot of money, consider upcycling. This environmentally friendly practice is when you take household items, clothing or anything else that you think is on its last leg and could be tossed out and turn it into something new, [...]

I Want To Be Recycled Campaign Inspires Us to Recycle

By |2013-11-15T17:36:06-04:00November 15th, 2013|Categories: Living Green, Recycling|Tags: , , |

Photo source: "I Want To Be Recycled" Campaign web site screen shot Did you know: The average American produces 4.4 pounds of trash a day, and on the whole the United States produces over 250 million tons of trash a year. However, only about 35 percent is currently recycled, according to the Environmental Protection [...]

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