Sustainable Fashion Village

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Museum of Sustainable Fashion

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The Night I Discovered Thrift Stores

Accidentally Green - For the original post, visit Accidentally Green - Making Healthy Decisions That Honor God and Happen to Help the Environment. After a lifetime of bargain shopping without thrift stores, my shopping changed once I tried thrift stores. I appreciate how it’s affordable to repurpose quality clothing! Growing up, I was taught to be a good bargain shopper – to this day, I still gravitate toward sales racks and clearance sections. (Why spend extra money if you don’t have … [Read more...]

The Day I Learned I Could Cook Real Food

Accidentally Green - For the original post, visit Accidentally Green - Making Healthy Decisions That Honor God and Happen to Help the Environment. After a life of eating processed food, I was sure I couldn’t cook real food. Was I wrong!! I’ve found it’s easy and affordable to cook real food. Growing up, I never helped much in the kitchen. Oh, I’d look forward to baking Christmas cookies with my mom every December, and I’d make my own macaroni and cheese from a box for … [Read more...]

Dirt Is Good For Your Kids, Scientists Reveal

Blog of Bridesire - Parenting comes with a natural instinct to protect the young ones from danger, including the flesh-eating viruses and bugs. Parents will blast their children with sanitizers and clean their homes with the strongest bleach that promises to wipe the bacteria and viruses from the face of the earth. Well, dear mothers, put your feet up, dump the bleach and let your babies get dirty. Science has proved that dirt is pretty healthy after all. Canadian microbiologists released a … [Read more...]

Bottlecap Art: Mixed Media Assemblage by Leigh Kirkland

greenUPGRADER - I spotted this awesome bottlecap fish at Sweet Melissa's, a breakfast place in downtown Decatur, GA. Isn't it awesome? Atlanta artist Leigh Kirkland made this bottlecap fish, and it looks like just one of many in her collection. She works in a variety of media, from watercolors to mixed media art featuring found objects. Her found object assemblages are by far my favorite pieces though. There's a great bottlecap flounder on her website that uses old hinges as the fins. I just … [Read more...]

Toxic Chemicals in Cleaning Solutions

Blog of Bridesire - The main concept behind any cleaning effort is to maintain high standards of hygiene. While at it, it is important to make sure that you are safe from hazardous cleaning chemicals. Safety always comes first. There is no point of having the targeted areas looking clean but toxic. It is therefore important to know the contents of your cleaner before indulging in any cleaning activity. Always read the contents of the cleaner as well as the cleaning instructions. Below are some … [Read more...]

Spotted: Upcycled Candles from Old Wine Bottles

greenUPGRADER - You know that I love a good wine-related craft, and these upcycled bottle candles from Rewined are rocking my socks! The candles are molded inside of reclaimed wine bottles that the Rewined team collects. They clean, cut, and cure the bottles before filling them with scented soy wax candles. Check out this video about their process: They make each candle by hand, and the artist signs it! I love that they've found a way to scale up without losing the craftsmanship and love that … [Read more...]

DIY Natural Odor Eliminator Spray

Get Green Be Well - Trying to remove smells in your house, but you don’t want to use chemicals? I hear ya. Spraying anything in the air, whether it’s natural or artificial, will mean that you, your kids and your pets will eventually breathe it into your body. That is why this easy DIY Natural Odor Eliminator Spray is so ... Read More about DIY Natural Odor Eliminator Spray The post DIY Natural Odor Eliminator Spray appeared first on Get Green Be Well. (c) Get Green Be Well - Read … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Container Craft: Plastic Grocery Bag Holder

Get Green Be Well - Got an empty oatmeal container and wondering how to reuse it? Why not try this oatmeal container craft and turn it into a stylish plastic grocery bag holder? And download our free printable artwork to do it! What to Do with Plastic Grocery Bags I don’t know about you, but as much as I try ... Read More about Oatmeal Container Craft: Plastic Grocery Bag Holder The post Oatmeal Container Craft: Plastic Grocery Bag Holder appeared first on Get Green Be Well. (c) Get … [Read more...]

Earthbound’s Earthfest Benefits Black Warrior Riverkeeper on April 18th

Life The Green Way - A beloved event is returning for all who enjoy live music, clean water, and local food, beer, and art. Saturday, April 18 from 2pm to sundown, Earthbound will play their annual outdoor rock concert, Earthbound’s Earthfest, at Avondale Brewery (201 41st Street South, Birmingham, AL 35222).The event’s purpose is to celebrate Earth Day and promote Black Warrior Riverkeeper, a nonprofit clean water advocacy organization. The Black Warrior River basin includes parts of 17 … [Read more...]

Infographic: Are You Benefitting From Solar Energy?

Life The Green Way - Read the full article at JK MechanicalElena White is the founder and editor of Life The Green Way, clean water advocate, and a "rurban" wife and mother. Learn more about her here and follow her on Twitter at @Lifethegreenway. (c) Life The Green Way - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Sleep On Latex: A Healthier Mattress to Sleep Better

Green Talk® - Could your mattress be the culprit to your sleep deprivation? Do you toss and turn and wake up with a sore back? This was me. As a gardener, I abuse my body with my constant twisting and bending. But not any mattress will do. I only wanted a nontoxic healthier mattress since my mattress should meet the same requirements as my organic garden–pure, healthy, and made with care. Sleep On Latex mattress fit the bill. I was given a mattress to review and I only review … [Read more...]

Gone Vegan: And Loving My New Life

Green Talk® - In the summer, I decided to become a vegan. You may recall when I became a vegetarian several years ago. I stayed a vegetarian for three years but decided to return to eating meat for health reasons. This time I jumped in veganism head first and have never felt better. Weird, huh despite all my difficulties being a vegetarian. I know it seems confusing as to why I left being a vegetarian in the first place. When I went vegetarian, my gut health wasn’t good and I was … [Read more...]

Fun For Eco Kids

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2019 Fun For Eco Kids

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The Quintessential Bug Out Bag List for Any Emergency

Greenmoxie™ - Fires, hurricanes, floods, zombie apocalypse or a visit from the in-laws are all reasons you may need to head for the hills in a hurry. When you do need to evacuate your home, having a ready-packed ‘bug-out bag‘ that you can grab on the run will make your life so much easier and can even mean the difference between life and death. Each emergency kit will be tailored to the needs of your family and your pets so you may not need everything on this list or perhaps you can … [Read more...]

How to Stop Black Fly Bites from Itching

Greenmoxie™ - It’s two in the morning and you’re awake and scratching at those super irritating black fly bites. Some of you may also experience swelling or get painful welts from the bites of these dreaded beasties. There are a ton of things you can do to alleviate the irritation of black fly bites and get outside for longer during the spring months. Here are a few of my own tried and tested natural cures for black fly bites. All the other Solutions Mix baking soda and water into a … [Read more...]

8 Best Creams to Lighten Dark Inner Thighs to Try in 2020

we heart this - Do you need a good cream for dark inner thighs? Having dark inner thighs may not be a serious health issue. But they can be a great source of embarrassment. Imagine not being able to wear your favorite shorts or bikini. Pigmented inner thighs are unflattering and can affect your self-confidence. Fortunately, there are many simple remedies to address this. In this post, I’m going to share the best cream for dark inner thighs to get rid of the discoloration and even your skin … [Read more...]

12 Best Water Based Primers of 2020

we heart this - Are you looking for the best water based primers? I think you would agree having a good makeup primer is important if you want to look your best. This is especially true if you’re looking to wear makeup every day. But it’s easy to get caught with a lot of makeup trends. Or with the many makeup products. So at some point, it can get really confusing as to which makeup product to choose. The best water based primers If you want to look your best, you can use this facial … [Read more...]

Gardening Your Front Yard Book Review

Budget Earth - Want to have a garden in your front yard? Check out our latest book review of Gardening Your Front Yard: Projects and Ideas for Big and Small Spaces here! (c) Budget Earth - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Tiny Travelers Prize Pack + $25 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway

Budget Earth - Do your little ones long to travel the world? Enter to win a Tiny Travelers prize pack + $25 Amazon gift card here! (c) Budget Earth - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

2019 Photo Gallery

Green Living Show - TD Pavilion Exhibitors Museum of Sustainable Fashion & Shopping Village Food & Drink GLS Wellness Space Green Building Learning Zone Main Stage Cannaspace The post 2019 Photo Gallery appeared first on Green Living Show. (c) Green Living Show - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]