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Gorgeous Handmade Gifts Using Mason Jars

Handmade gifts are the ideal way to show loved ones …

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DIY Thanksgiving Decor Made from Trash

If you’re looking to reduce waste and save some money …

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DIY Thanksgiving Decor Made from Trash

If you’re looking to reduce waste and save some money on your Thanksgiving decor, what better way to pull it off than by decorating with trash? To help you deck your halls the eco way, Earth911 rounded up these 11 creative decor ideas made from…

DIY Thanksgiving Decor Made from Trash

If you’re looking to reduce waste and save some money …

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Make Your Own Kokedama String Garden

Kokedama string gardens are a centuries-old art form where a plant’s roots are wrapped in moss and suspended. This gardening method is the perfect way to add a natural decor element to any space — not to mention, it’s a fun do-it-yourself……

5 Ideas for Eco-Friendly Summer Fun with Kids

With summer just heating up, everyone can benefit from a few tips on how to have kid-friendly fun while also being environmentally thoughtful. Check out these five ideas for eco-friendly summer fun with kids to ease you into your summer. 1. Nature…

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo: Make Your Own Recycled Piñata

Cinco de Mayo is here, and I’m going to help you get in the spirit of the day by showing you how to reuse materials you have around the house to make your own simple recycled piñata. I can’t be the only one who has a closet full of reusable…

5 Fun Ways to Recycle Your Jeans

Clothing is probably one of the easiest things to avoid putting in the trash, yet Americans throw away 13 million tons of textiles every year, which is about 85 percent of our clothes. There’s no need for this. Next time you’re staring…

What to Do with Things You Can’t Recycle

Recycling is an excellent way to conserve resources, reuse materials and decrease the amount of raw materials being mined, logged or produced from scratch. It’s one of the environmental movement’s most successful enterprises in terms of……

Post-Christmas: The Eco Way to Dispose of Holiday Trappings

After Kris Kringle has come and gone, after the gifts have been opened, and after the turkey has been eaten (with plenty of leftovers to spare), I’ll wager that many of you find yourself thinking … now what? After the holiday ends, the…