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5 Beginner Gardening Tips You Need To Think About Before Planting Your Summer Garden

Because every single garden is different (even from your next door neighbor) there is a lot of research that you personally will need to do for your specific garden, but when it comes to getting started gardening there are a few beginner gardening tips that absolutely everyone needs to think about way before planting.

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5 Steps To Creating "A Life Less Throwaway"

It’s not enough to demand that the things we own last a lifetime, we need to change the behavior around how we own them. We need to learn how to own less, but better. We need to stop thinking of our planet as “away” and start realizing that most items we purchase will either end up in the homes of our future generations, or will end up in landfills. There is no “away” — so let’s stop acting like it.

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A Complete Guide To Container Gardening For Beginners

For beginners looking to start gardening, and even for seasoned gardeners often times container gardening is one of the best options for growing your favorite herbs and vegetables. Especially if you live in a small space with little or no land, container gardening is an excellent option that can allow you to grow some of your own food without the need for lots of land.

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How To Pack For A Zero Waste Move In 5 Simple Steps

As we started planning for our move out of our sixth floor walk up (and no there is no elevator) we started to plan for how we wanted this move to go, and what we wanted to avoid. Since we have adopted a reduced waste lifestyle (we absolutely are still far from perfect) one thing we really wanted to try and limit was the amount of waste that is caused by moving. 

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How To Choose A Safe Sunscreen This Summer (Both For Your Body And The Planet)

The warm summer days are finally here, which means lots of time outside enjoying this beautiful time of year. But with long days spent in the sun ahead, it is so important that you choose a safe sunscreen that will help protect your skin while you enjoy your time at the beach, by the pool, or wherever your summer activities may take you.

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