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Next Steps for a Low-Carbon Lifestyle (Part 2 of 2)

Next Steps for a Low-Carbon Lifestyle (Part 2 of 2)

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted July 23rd, 2015

Congratulations on making the most important changes for reducing your carbon footprint! Ready to shrink it even further? Here are your next most effective strategies.

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Trying to Shrink Your Footprint? The Most Effective Ways to Cut Carbon (Part 1 of 2)

Trying to Shrink Your Footprint? The Most Effective Ways to Cut Carbon (Part 1 of 2)

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted July 21st, 2015

With so many ways to minimize your carbon footprint, where best to start?

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Raising a Conservation Generation

Raising a Conservation Generation

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted July 10th, 2015

Helping children become careful environmental stewards is one of our most important jobs as parents and teachers.

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Could You Be Saving More Water?

Could You Be Saving More Water?

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted July 9th, 2015

Trying to be water-wise? Use some of these smart strategies to slash your water consumption.

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Rain Gardens – Natural Control of Water Runoff

Rain Gardens – Natural Control of Water Runoff

By T.J. Blackman, Posted June 1st, 2015

Effective runoff water management begins at the end of your downspout.

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Finding the Commons in Your Community

Finding the Commons in Your Community

By Robin Jacobs, Posted April 9th, 2015

A new culture of generosity and cooperation is evolving, and invites our participation.

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If Ogunquit Can Quit Pesticides, So Can We

If Ogunquit Can Quit Pesticides, So Can We

By Eartheasy, Posted March 31st, 2015

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, concerned citizens can change the world. Indeed it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

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Preparing a Healthy Space for the New Baby

Preparing a Healthy Space for the New Baby

By Robin Jacobs, Posted February 26th, 2015

Don’t worry, just simplify! Shop smarter, and focus on what matters most: clearing the air and opening your heart to a healthy baby.

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MOOCS – Sustainable, High-Quality Education for All

MOOCS – Sustainable, High-Quality Education for All

By Eartheasy, Posted February 12th, 2015

Learn what you want, whenever you want: the university without walls is waiting in your living room.

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9 DIY Tips to Lower Your Heating Bill this Winter

9 DIY Tips to Lower Your Heating Bill this Winter

By Eartheasy, Posted January 29th, 2015

Stay warmer, burn less fuel! Your wallet and the earth both win.

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We Are All Seeds – A New Year’s Message from Dr. Vandana Shiva

We Are All Seeds – A New Year’s Message from Dr. Vandana Shiva

By Eartheasy, Posted January 6th, 2015

“As 2015 has been declared the Year of Soil, let us recognize that in the seed and the soil we can find answers to every one of the crisis we are facing.”
Dr. Vandana Shiva

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Natural, Nontoxic Bed Bug Control

Natural, Nontoxic Bed Bug Control

By Eartheasy, Posted January 5th, 2015

Good night, sleep tight! These proven earth-friendly tactics help banish itchy pests and reclaim our peace of mind.

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10 Steps to Make (And Keep) an Effective New Year’s Resolution

10 Steps to Make (And Keep) an Effective New Year’s Resolution

By Eartheasy, Posted December 29th, 2014

Here we go again? For 2015, let’s make promises we can keep.

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Where to Donate?  10 High-Impact Environmental Charities with Integrity

Where to Donate? 10 High-Impact Environmental Charities with Integrity

By Eartheasy, Posted December 4th, 2014

How to make sure your money goes to the cause, and not to “administrative” costs.

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How to Get Started using LED Lights in Your Home

How to Get Started using LED Lights in Your Home

By Eartheasy, Posted December 4th, 2014

Imagine changing all your light bulbs once — then enjoying 20 years of flawless performance! Today’s LEDs offer a safe, green, efficient alternative for all your home lighting needs.

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How to Reduce Food Waste at Home

How to Reduce Food Waste at Home

By Robin Jacobs, Posted November 3rd, 2014

With nearly 50 million hungry Americans, why are we dumping $165 billion in food each year?

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7 Ways to Help Your Child Cope with Climate Change

7 Ways to Help Your Child Cope with Climate Change

By Lissa Cowan, Posted September 4th, 2014

Children are particularly vulnerable to the psychological impacts of climate change.

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How to Use Bats for Natural, Non-toxic Mosquito Control

How to Use Bats for Natural, Non-toxic Mosquito Control

By Eartheasy.com, Posted July 29th, 2014

With new mosquito-borne diseases in the US, these wild and mysterious allies provide safer solutions than poisonous sprays.

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7 Clever Ways to Lower Your Water Bill this Summer

7 Clever Ways to Lower Your Water Bill this Summer

By Eartheasy.com, Posted July 10th, 2014

When the hot sun blazes, we double or even quadruple our water use. Make every drop count with these off-beat tips.

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How to “Read the Weeds” for a Healthier Lawn

How to “Read the Weeds” for a Healthier Lawn

By Eartheasy.com, Posted May 29th, 2014

Problem plants are a symptom, not a disease — listen and they will help you understand your soil’s needs.

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