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A Trick for Refreshing Denim Without a Wash

A Trick for Refreshing Denim Without a Wash

Ever buy a pair of expensive – like really expensive – jeans? If they were made from raw denim, also known as dry denim, you may have gotten some very specific care-and-cleaning advice before leaving the store: don’t wash them. At all. For six months ...
Get Crafty: Use Vegetables to Hand-Stamp Tea Towels

Get Crafty: Use Vegetables to Hand-Stamp Tea Towels

Roasting, sautéing, stir-frying, even juicing—the ways to prep and enjoy vegetables are endless. But here’s one that might not have crossed your mind. With some creative carving and a little paint, you can use veggies as crafty stamps to add colorful ...
6 Easy Ways to Green Your Life

6 Easy Ways to Green Your Life

Years ago, it seemed like going green was just a trend. But the movement has now grown into a lifestyle that many eco-conscious consumers are choosing. The idea of going green goes beyond tree-hugging—this way of life encompasses all things healthy a ...
How to Get Rid of Lingering Odors

How to Get Rid of Lingering Odors

Sniff..sniff…what’s that smell? Ever notice that even after scrubbing a surface, lathering up post-garlic chopping or rinsing and repeating Fido’s weekly shampoo that the odor persists? Maybe you’ve tried splashing on tomato juice or peroxide to snuf ...
7 Ways to Teach Your Children to Respect Mother Earth

7 Ways to Teach Your Children to Respect Mother Earth

They paved paradise and put up a parking lot generations before we became moms, and since then the world has become a place where food comes from colorful boxes instead of farms and entertainment takes place on hand-held screens instead of running ar ...
Flex & Move for Your Health…and the Planet’s

Flex & Move for Your Health…and the Planet’s

It’s spring! For a lot of people, that means it’s time to stretch, be more active, breathe fresh air and enjoy some extra pep in your step. It just feels like a natural time of year to get out and get moving. But have you considered how getting out a ...
5 Eco-Friendly Bath & Beauty Favorites

5 Eco-Friendly Bath & Beauty Favorites

You might not be thinking about the planet while you’re slathering on moisturizer or scrubbing up in the shower – but perhaps you should. That’s because many of the beauty and personal care products you use on a daily basis may contain ingredients th ...