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How to use diatomaceous earth
10 Ways To Use Diatomaceous Earth (And The Benefits)

It is no secret that Mother Nature is very powerful. Our earth is rich with multiple resources that feed us,...

Things to do with potatoes
11 Things To Do With Potatoes Instead Of Eating Them

There’s so much you can do with potatoes — fry them, mash them, smash them,...

Reasons to skip the zoo
6 Shocking Reasons You Need To Rethink Your Trip To The Zoo (And Where To Go Instead)

There’s nothing quite like the first time you see your favorite wild animal, up close and personal, be it a giraffe, elephant or alligator. And if you have kids, the awe in...

X Life Hacks Using Things You Have Around the Home
11 Life Hacks Using Things You Have Around the Home

Life hacks are an environmentally-friendly way to help you save time and money. They are a way to utilize household items, with a...

How to repel mosquitoes naturally
19 Ways To Keep Mosquitoes Away From Your Patio

Mosquitos aren't just “buzz” killers, they're also a real cause for concern. Between West Nile virus and Zika,...

How to make your own laundry detergent
How To Make Your Own Laundry Detergent (And Why You Should)

Does your freshly washed laundry smell like a “spring meadow?” Surprise — that scent that fills your home and sticks around...

Use white vinegar for natural cleaning
How To Clean Just About Anything With White Vinegar

Do you know what’s in your cleaners? Chemicals used in cleaning products are often irritating to the eyes, skin...

Should humans eat animals
Are Humans Supposed To Eat Animals?

The idea of going vegan elicits a strong reaction from people, both positive and negative. To many, the idea of eliminating all...

How to test your water
Why You Should Test Your Tap Water Immediately (And How To Do It)

Growing up in “the sticks” meant a lot of things — and in all honesty, it shaped the person I am today. I grew up in a very small town, with as close to as many horses and...

Stop using these types of plastic
Stop Using These 27 Plastic Things (Use These Instead)

We have a plastic problem. It’s at work, at home and even hiding in our...

Homemade linen spray
Freshen Your Sheets Naturally With This Homemade Linen Spray

I love using linen spray. It gives my sheets that added scent that makes them smell so fresh. Every time I take a...

Does your pot have pesticides
Does Your Pot Contain Pesticides?

The buzz about medical marijuana continues to grow. A record number of states now allow patients to use pot for...

Reasons to keep laundry pods out of your home
5 Ways Laundry Pods Can Endanger Your Home

The use of laundry pods is rampant in this country and in various other areas of the world. It’s easy to see why — they’re super convenient. Instead of lugging around a...

Should we help mountain lions cross freeways
Would You Help This Aggressive Mountain Lion Cross A Freeway?

The mountain lions of Santa Monica are fenced in between an ocean and a...

Do this to make saltwater drinkable
Make Saltwater Drinkable By Doing This

Making saltwater drinkable isn’t easy, but it may have just gotten slightly less difficult. A Portland high school student recently made headlines when he found a cheap,...

Las Vegas runs on renewable energy
Las Vegas Is 100% Powered By This Type Of Energy — Is Your City?

Everything owned by the city of Las Vegas is now powered by renewable energy....

101 ways to use vinegar around the home
101 Awesome Ways To Use Vinegar Around The Home

We all know the old saying: honey catches more flies than vinegar.  Although...

You are probably eating crude oil in these foods
Warning: You Are Probably Eating Crude Oil In These Foods

Believe it or not, I began my writing career preaching about the state of our...

Brewery protects edible six-pack rings to protect wildlife
Brewery Designs Edible Six-Pack Rings To Protect Marine Life

By now, you’re probably aware that our widespread use of plastic is a huge problem for the environment. This...

One brave conservationist was recently killed while making a film about sharks
Filmmaker Dies Saving Sharks (And The BIG Reason We Should Save Them)

One brave conservationist recently died at sea while trying to save sharks — but his mission won’t be lost....

Some species like the crocodile are immortal
These Animal Facts Will Blow Your Mind

We are constantly learning new information about animals. In fact, we still discover hundreds of new species a year! And the more...

Animals feel physical pain the same way we do
‘Alien-Like’ Octopus And Other Animals Can Feel Pain The Way We Do

Pain isn’t a simple experience. The question of whether animals feel it like we do has long been an issue of...

Selfies are harming wild animals
How To Avoid Killing Animals With Your Selfies

How far would you go for Facebook likes? Recently, tourists in Argentina dragged a baby dolphin from the ocean and stood around it taking selfies. The incident occurred in San...

Group of capuchin monkeys escapes from the zoo
5 Fascinating Times Animals Escaped From The Zoo

If you love animals, the zoo is a place that fills you with mixed emotions. On the one hand, seeing animals is a...