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A Local Effort: Being Greener in Your Community

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  It’s not just about what you do, but it’s about getting the message far and wide. Sustainable living has certainly become a very popular approach to life. And while you can have complete control over your life, by making sure you have a greener home and life, if you want to spread the message…

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How To Make Your Bathroom More Eco Friendly

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  When you think about making your home more eco friendly, most people start in the kitchen with reducing food waste, buying more organic or fair trade products and choosing energy efficient appliances wisely. In living areas you might consider low VOC paint, upcycle furniture and choose natural flooring. But have you ever thought about…

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Self-Care 101: How to Stay Fit and Healthy When Working From Home

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  Working from home has a lot of benefits such as no commute and no longer having to deal with triggering colleagues! However, working from home can have its downsides too, particularly when it comes to your health. The plenty of snacks in the kitchen, the lack of social inspiration, and the temptation to work…

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Feeling my fear about art – and drawing it anyway

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  Recently I’ve been taking a good look at my thoughts and how they impact my life (clue: a LOT!) According to science we each have around 60,000 thoughts each day, but it seems we only have about a dozen different ones. In other words we loop endless dross around our grey matter every second…

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4 Ways You Could Make Pet Ownership More Sustainable

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If you’re passionate about leading an ethical and sustainable life, there’s a good chance that animals are a big part of that decision. You care about the devastating impact that we have had on the other species with which we share our planet. In order to feed ourselves, we have created an enormous animal agriculture…

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Reduce Your Carbon Footprint With These Three Easy ideas

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  There are many things we can all do to become more eco-friendly. It’s becoming easier thanks to pressure on manufacturers, awareness through the internet and movements such as Climate Strike. Cutting down on your carbon footprint will help you to be more environmentally conscious, as in some cases can save money too – when…

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Three Simple Ways to Go Green in 2020

an electric vehicle is one way to green your home

  Many of us want to do our bit for the planet. But it’s also overwhelming and confusing about where to start. In an ideal world our politicians and world leaders would lead by example and make change much easier for all of us. But until that time, it’s up to us to ‘Be The…

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5 Ways to Make Your House Move Less Stressful

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Moving home is one of the most stressful events in people’s lives. They have to spend days or weeks packing their belongings, just to find that the item they urgently need is at the bottom of the pile. If you are about to move to a new home, you can make the process smoother by…

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4 Environmental Benefits Of Building With Steel

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There are many different materials that can be used for building with some being cheaper while others last a lot longer. This often means that people find it hard to choose the right types of material for their building project due to all of the available options.

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