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7 Waste-Free Alternatives to Wrapping Paper

Let’s talk GREEN GIFT WRAPPING!!!  Let’s face it, traditional wrapping paper is really not good for the environment. What are some waste-free alternatives to wrapping paper? You’ve picked out the perfect gift and it’s time to wrap it up.  Do you turn to wrapping paper, newspaper, a paper gift bag or just slap a bow […]

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Unique Upcycled Gifts For Every Person on Your List

Let’s talk about unique upcycled gifts!  One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, how many times have you heard that?  How many times have you been out holiday shopping and have just been stumped on what to buy?  It seriously happens to me every.darn.year!  Then I find myself buying something, just to buy something and […]

Uses for Coffee Grounds - Finding Our Green Life

15 Amazing Uses for Coffee Grounds Beyond the Coffee Pot

  Americans LOVE their coffee!  Roughly 62% drink coffee each day, coffee they either made at home or purchased from one of over 21,400 coffee shops in the U.S.  That’s ALOT of coffee grounds.  Many coffee shops offer the leftover coffee grounds to anyone who wants them.  Perhaps if you’re a professional gardener, you might […]

Plastic Free Oceans

Plastic Pollution – One Easy Change You Can Make

Some people go to the beach to play, others go to decompress and recharge.  There can be something so calming about sitting on a quiet beach and just watching the waves roll in. Oceans are beautiful and the water can be so clear but sometimes you get out too far and you can’t see the […]

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 […]