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Declutter Your Home: 10 Household Items You Don't Need to Buy

Posted by Kaitlin on Feb 6, 2019 6:03:40 PM

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How to "Bring Joy" to Your House by Getting Rid of Things You Don't Need

As consumers, we often stockpile items in our home that we don’t really need. As a result, we create more waste and negatively impact the environment. It’s time to start minimizing the clutter while also helping the environment by stopping the use of non-recyclable and non-Earth-friendly items.

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Topics: Healthy Living, Minimalism, Sustainable Shopping, greenliving, Shopping, sustainable

What is Green Cleaning (and Why Should You Care)?

Posted by Kaitlin on Jan 1, 2019 8:00:00 AM

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Why It's So Important to Green Clean

There’s been a lot of buzz surrounding green cleaning in recent years, with many companies claiming they are “going green.” And let’s face it: when most people hear the words “all-natural,” “organic” and “green” they simply translate that to “better for the environment.”

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Topics: Clean Consciously, environment, everyday cleaning, Going Green, green products, Healthy Living, clean environment, green cleaning, greenliving

The Dirty Truth About Toxic Cleaning Products

Posted by Kaitlin on Dec 27, 2018 11:34:00 AM

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The 8 Hidden Toxins Lurking in Your Cleaning Products

Nothing compares to the feeling of a freshly cleaned house. After hours of scrubbing, dusting and getting rid of all the dirt and germs, you look around feeling this incredible satisfaction and sense of accomplishment. Ah, yes. We know the feeling.

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Topics: Cleaning Tips, Going Green, Sustainability

8 Things You're Cleaning Too Much

Posted by Kaitlin on Dec 25, 2018 8:00:00 AM

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You're probably over-cleaning these 8 household items (& don't even know it)

If you’re going to clean, it’s important to be thorough. That said, you might be overdoing it. Chances are you can save yourself a great deal of time and energy by cutting down on some of your chores.

We applaud you for your efforts, but sometimes less is more – especially when it comes to cleaning.

 

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Topics: chores, Clean Consciously, cleaning routine, Cleaning Tips, everyday cleaning, green products, Healthy Living, laundry, cleaning, green cleaning

Sustainable Eating: 4 Foods You Can Grow Year-Round

Posted by Kaitlin on Dec 20, 2018 8:00:00 AM

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How to Maintain a Sustainable Home Garden All Year Long

Many of us count down the days until we can eat fresh fruit in summer, pumpkins in the fall and wait for the season to enjoy the foods we love.

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Topics: Sustainability, greenliving

3 Easy Steps to Get Rid of Bacteria in the Home

Posted by Kaitlin on Dec 18, 2018 8:00:00 AM

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How to Get Rid of Bacteria in Your Home

When it comes to maintaining a clean home, the battle against bacteria is the greatest challenge for many of us. From your toilet and bathtub to your kitchen drain and kitchen sponge, bacteria is everywhere.

But if bacteria are invisible to the naked eye, how do we clean what we can’t see?

That’s where we come in. We’re here to give you a few tried and true tips to sanitize your house and keep bacteria at bay.

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Topics: chores, Clean Consciously, cleaning routine, Cleaning Tips, everyday cleaning, green products, clean environment, cleaning, safer products

Green Generation: How Millennials Are Saving the Environment

Posted by Kaitlin on Dec 13, 2018 8:00:00 AM

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For Millennials Environmental Sustainability Means Making a Difference Today

Millennials are known to be very outspoken about climate change, with 76% being “somewhat to extremely concerned” about the impact climate change will have on their quality of life during their lifetimes, and 82% being worried about the impact of climate change on their children’s quality of life (Earth911).

While they express significant concern, their strategies for evoking change are a bit different than that of other generations. In a recent study done by marketing firm The Shelton Group, it was determined that Millennials are actually less likely to recycle compared to other generations.  

So how exactly are Millennials lobbying for change?

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Topics: Going Green, maketheswitch, Social Responsibility, greenliving, Millennials

10 Organizing Tips for the 3 Dirtiest Rooms in Your Home

Posted by Kaitlin on Dec 11, 2018 11:51:00 AM

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Our Top 10 Organizing Tips for Home

As we get into the full swing of fall (sigh), now is the time many of us start thinking about getting organized and back into our busy everyday routines.

After a long day at the office, your home should be a relaxing place where you can unwind and decompress - and I’m sure you’ll agree nothing feels better than walking into a neat, clean space.

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Topics: Cleaning Tips, home improvement, organization tips, storage tips, design inspiration, Inspiration, organization

Is Your Home Toxic? How to Up Your Indoor Toxin Removal Game

Posted by Kaitlin on Dec 6, 2018 8:00:00 AM

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Here’s how to reduce indoor air pollution

Toxic chemicals are all around us – in the water we drink, the food we eat and the air we breathe. In fact, according to a recent report released by the Environmental Working Group, up to 100 million Americans could have contaminated drinking water.

We’re not saying this to scare you, but we believe it’s important to be aware of the toxins around you so you can limit your exposure. The good news is that by making different lifestyle choices, you can significantly reduce the number of toxins you come into contact with.

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Topics: Clean Consciously, cleaning routine, Healthy Living, Sustainable Shopping, clean environment, cleaning, safer products, sustainable, toxins

Deep Cleaning Without Bleach: Bathroom Edition

Posted by Kaitlin on Dec 4, 2018 3:16:00 PM

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How to Clean Your Bathroom Without Bleach

Nothing feels better than a sparkling clean bathroom. That oh-so-rewarding clean smell that follows an hour or two of scrubbing, spraying and swiffering – can’t beat it! And, since the bathroom is one of the dirtiest rooms in the house, we want to do everything possible to disinfect it.

This is where bleach comes in – the absolute worst offender when it comes to toxic cleaning products. If you’re an avid bleach user, don’t beat yourself up (if you still use it after reading this article, however, that’s another story).

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Topics: Clean Consciously, cleaning routine, cleaning, green cleaning

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