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Upcycling 101: 4 Clever Ways to Save Money By Going Green

Upcycling 101: 4 Clever Ways to Save Money By Going Green

Your family may already recycle, but do you upcycle as well? Upcycling, as most people define it, is the process of taking something old and unwanted and turning it into something better.  While recycling often requires products to be broken down before they are re-used, upcycling focuses on modifying products without re-introducing it to the […]


Knowing What’s in Your Bird Seed

Knowing What’s in Your Bird Seed

It has become more common for people to pay attention to what is in their food, but sometimes we forget that health consciousness extends beyond ourselves. As bird feeding is expanding from a mere hobby to a wide-spread citizen science activity, it is important for people to know what they are providing to wildlife and […]


Hazardous Skin Products

Hazardous Skin Products

When it comes to skincare it can be difficult to choose the perfect products because there is so much choice out there. So much money is spent on advertising and marketing to make products stand out, and all the lotions and potions you see claim to be the best. The beauty industry is worth billions […]