choose organic produce

Why I Will Always Choose Organic Produce

Do you choose organic produce when you grocery shop?  What are the benefits when you choose organic?  Does it matter?  It’s generally more expensive than conventionally grown but is it necessary?  Can you afford not to? Should I Choose Organic? In my 20’s, I didn’t think much about what I ate.  I knew that fruits and […]

Green Clean with microfiber

7 Outstanding Reasons To Clean With Microfiber

I don’t know about you but house cleaning is generally not at the top of my list of fun activities.  Floor mopping, dusting, window washing, stove cleaning – these all are generally at the top of the “to do” list but somehow, the last things to get done.  Not only are they time consuming but […]

TerraCycle Pays Money for Trash

Trade Your Trash for Cash with This Amazing Company

Trash for Cash? Convenience comes at a cost.  Sure you can purchase jars and jars of applesauce but how easy is it to take those to school or the pool or on road trips?  With the invention of crushed fruit pouches, we have found an easy, convenient and somewhat mess free way to take our […]

Small Projects Using Bottle Caps

DIY Bottle Cap Pins

100 bottles of beer on the wall, 100 bottles of beer, you take one down, pass it around, 99 bottles of beer on the wall!  You drink the beer, recycle the glass bottle but then what happens to the bottle cap?  Don’t trash it, you can recycle the bottle caps but there’s a preferred way to […]

Uses for old textiles

5 Amazing Ways to Re-Use Old Shoes and Clothes

My back and feet were always hurting when I exercised.  Must be time for a new pair of gym shoes but how can I re-use old shoes?  In 2013, it was estimated that 20 billion pairs of shoes are produced each year and of that, 300 million pairs are thrown away.  300 million each year!?!  Americans throw […]

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