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- Nowadays, it seems like everybody has an opinion on the many benefits of apple cider vinegar, but is this miraculous condiment as amazing as it’s cracked up to be?
Vertical Gardening Ideas for Those Looking to Raise the Bar on GardeningIf you’re short on space, planting an indoor garden may seem out of the question, but we have some solid vertical gardening ideas that can help you think about gardening in a whole new dimension.
No-Till Gardening: How to Get StartedNo till gardening saves time and effort without sacrificing the health and fertility of your garden, but how do you get started?
How to Test Soil pH at Home — Without Spending Any MoneyIt’s not always essential to test the pH of your soil before planting, but doing so can help you overcome a number of troublesome issues down the line.
These Sustainable Christmas Crafts Will Ensure Eco-Friendly CheerGet crafty this holiday season without the environmental impact. These 5 Christmas craft ideas are eco-friendly and kid-friendly, for ultimate cheer.
5 Craft Ideas to Reuse and Upcycle Your Old Plastic Coffee ContainersNot sure what to do with your plastic coffee containers? Upcycle them with these 5 useful craft ideas.
Why Is Gardening Important? It Has Endless Benefits for Our Health and the EnvironmentGardening can be a great way to relax and commune with the Earth in a very tangible way but did you know that it’s actually important to the environment as well?
How to Prepare Soil for GardeningSoil is a key piece of the gardening puzzle, but knowing how to prepare soil for gardening is more complex than simply digging up a patch of dirt and putting it in a flower pot.
Period Underwear Is An Easy Zero-Waste Swap — Here Are 5 OptionsPeriod underwear is a great way to reduce the impact of your menstrual cycle. Here are five sustainable and affordable options.
Store Your Food Zero-Waste With These Reusable Container Lid OptionsIf you’re zero waste, it might be difficult to find ways to wrap up your leftovers without plastic, but there are a few zero-waste reusable food containers and lids to make things easier.
What Makes a Mattress Eco-Friendly, and What Are Some of the Best Eco-Friendly Mattresses?Finding an eco-friendly mattress can be fairly daunting, especially if you don’t understand what makes a mattress eco-friendly in the first place.
Why Is My Cat Just Sitting in the Litter Box?Cats can be behave rather strangely but when you find them sitting in the litter box for a long period of time, it could mean something serious.
Humane Ways to Catch a MouseMice are persistent pests of the highest order, and while it’s easy enough to dispatch them, knowing how to catch a mouse humanely is a bit more complicated.
Why Does My Cat Drool When I Pet Him?Cats are not known to be heavy droolers but sometimes a little bit slips out here and there, but are cats drooling because they’re hungry or for different reasons?
Why Is My Dog Licking His Paws?There are a number of reasons why your dog might be licking his paws and some might actually have to be taken seriously.
How to Punish a Puppy Appropriately — And Reinforce Good BehaviorPuppy training can be a difficult process but knowing how to punish a puppy appropriately is the key to achieving successful results and a well-behaved dog.
How to Put Out a Grease Fire in Your KitchenGrease fires are one the most difficult and dangerous fires to have in your home, and knowing how to stoop one is the key to avoiding a life or death situation.
Here’s What Happens (And What to Do) If Your Dog Eats Chocolate, According to a VetHere’s what happens when your dog consumes chocolate (and what you should do if that happens).
Why Does Salt Kill Slugs? Here Are Some More Humane Ways to Repel SlugsSlugs are slow and slimy pests that we seem determined to get rid of. But why does salt kill slugs anyway?
The Ultimate Guide to an Eco-Friendly Hanukkah: Recipes, Candles, and More for a Lit HolidayLooking for tips for an eco-friendly or zero-waste Hanukkah this December? We’ve put together the ultimate guide.
Exploring the Many Health Benefits of Coconut Oil: Hair, Body, and MoreCoconut oil has been marketed far and wide as a superfood but the health benefits of coconut oil don’t just lie in its consumption.
7 of the Best Thrift Stores in Austin, TexasWe explore the best thrift stores in Austin, Texas and where to get the best deals on secondhand treasure.
Instead of Buying Gifts, Here Are the Best Homemade Birthday Presents You Can MakeGiving your friend a birthday gift shouldn't break the bank. Check out these 7 homemade, sustainable, and ethical birthday presents to gift your friends.
How Long Do Eggs Last?Eggs are a versatile and protein-rich superfood but how long do they last when refrigerated?
The Best Natural Makeup Brands For Every Sustainable Beauty QueenIf you're looking for a new natural makeup brand to add to your clean beauty routine, these 9 are clean, non-toxic, vegan, and cruelty-free.
How Recycled Paper Is Made, and How to Make It at HomePaper is one of the most recyclable materials around, but how is recycled paper made? And how can you make it at home?
How Recycling Water Can Lower Your Environmental ImpactRecycling is one of the best ways that we can reduce our environmental impact and reduce our waste, but how does one recycle something as essential as water?
These Must-Have Gardening Tools Will Make Your Backyard FlourishWhether you're looking to start a garden or ensure that it flourishes year-round, consider buying these must-have gardening tools for your yard.
Vegan Candles: Why Some Aren't Plant-Based and Cruelty-FreeWhy aren't all candles considered vegan? Not all candles are totally plant-based, but we've compiled a few of our favorite vegan soy varieties.
Are Mattresses Recyclable? Here's The Easiest Way to Recycle YoursIt’s sometimes tricky to get rid of an old mattress but what happens if you don’t want to throw it out? How then do you recycle a mattress?
What Do Dogs Dream About? Science Proves They Dream Just Like We DoDogs can sleep somewhere between 12 and 14 hours a day and just like us, they can dream. But what do dogs dream about, anyway?
How to Grow and Harvest Green Beans at HomeGrowing green beans in your own backyard can be a rewarding and bountiful experience, as long as you understand the basics.
Shop These Black-Owned Companies for Black Friday DealsIf you were planning to shop for the holidays this weekend, shop these black-owned businesses on Black Friday for an economically responsible spree.
Thanksgiving Instagram Captions to Show Off Your Vegan or Zero-Waste Turkey DayLooking for an Instagram caption for your vegan or zero-waste Thanksgiving meal? We've rounded up some funny, thought-provoking, and clever ideas!
This Company Builds Hives You Can Install In Your Living RoomBeecosystem designed a modular beehive that can be installed pretty much everywhere including your home.
New Solar Plant In Chile To Power 13,000 Homes Per YearA new solar power plant being built in Chile is expected to provide enough energy (day and night) to power up to 13,000 homes annually.
The Best Sustainable Tiny House Innovations In 2017Tiny homes have come a long way and these are the best sustainable innovations of 2017 — from prefabricated homes to green walls.
How Ocean-Friendly Gardening Can Save Our WaterwaysYou can install an ocean-friendly garden in your yard to help the environment.
How To Clean Out Your Closet ResponsiblyAnn Lightfoot of Done & Done Home offers her best ideas on how to purge your closet in an environmentally responsible way.
6 Tips for Zero-Waste Grocery Shopping, Even if You Don't Have a Bulk SectionHere are six tips on making the lowest impact possible while grocery shopping.
How to Wash Dishes Zero-WasteFind out how you can eliminate waste when it comes to doing your dishes.
This Furniture Is Made From Plastic Found In Amsterdam's CanalPlastic Whale Circular Furniture is made from plastic found in Amsterdam canals.
This Futuristic House Actually Gets Stronger As Hurricanes Pass ThroughMargot Krasojevic Architecture has constructed the Self-Excavation Hurricane home with rubber-coated walls and the flexibility to adapt to movement.
Google's 'Your Plan, Your Planet' Game Encourages Users to Make Eco-Friendly Fashion PledgesGoogle updated its 'Your Plan, Your Planet' in time for Earth Day, and the fashion pledges are pretty interesting.
Zero-Waste Methods to Get Your Jars Stink-Free and Label-LessHere are a few tips for removing the smell from jars, and for cleanly peeling off the label.
5 Natural Face Masks You Can Make With Ingredients From Your KitchenLooking for natural face masks — these are natural masks you can make at home.
7 Easy Ways To Reduce Waste When You're MovingMoving can mean a lot of waste — but it doesn't have to.
Engineers Have Developed A System To Make Houses Float During FloodingElizabeth English has created an innovative way to account for floods through her organization, the Buoyant Foundation Project.
Natural Ways to Get Rid of CockroachesFew bugs are more persistent than cockroaches and getting rid of them is always going to be an uphill battle, but there are ways to get rid of them naturally, without having to resort to dangerous chemicals.
Vegan Main Dishes to Spice Up Your Thanksgiving TableThese vegan main dish recipes for Thanksgiving will keep your holiday table turkey-free.