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How to have a more eco-friendly Halloween

Growing up, my favorite holiday by far was Halloween. I loved brainstorming costume ideas and making them come to life. I often made my costume, either alone or in collaboration with a friend. (Perhaps one of my favorites was when I was a spoon to go with my childhood best friend’s can of Campbell Soup.) …

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The Ultimate Eco-Friendly School Supply List

Start the school year off right with these earth-friendly school supplies that are made from sustainable and recycled materials.

6 Mom-Approved Reef-Safe Sunscreens For The Entire Family

How do you protect your kids from sun exposure while also being green? Here’s what you need to know about eco-friendly sun protection for your family.

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How to clean your home the eco-friendly way

Tired of all the waste associated with cleaning your home? Create a zero waste cleaning routine to clean your home naturally — and cheaply! — with these eco-friendly cleaning products and tips.

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Want to be more environmentally friendly? Start with these four questions

If you’re looking for ways to help the environment, ask yourself these questions before you make a purchase. Not only will they help you to be more eco-friendly, they’ll also help you to save money!

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How to Cut Down on Food Waste to Help the Planet and Your Wallet

One of the easiest changes you can make to be eco-friendly and to help fight climate change is to reduce how much food your family throws away. Learn a few simple solutions for cutting down on food waste, including my favorite which also makes cooking for the week so much easier!

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7 essentials for creating a zero waste kit when you’re on the go

Reduce your waste when you’re on-the-go with these eco-friendly alternatives to create your own zero waste kit.

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7 waste-free lunch ideas for your kids that are better for the environment and your wallet

Help your kids to reduce their waste at school and on-the-go with these waste free lunch ideas.

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A beginner’s guide to living green: How to get in the right mindset

Getting your family started on the journey to green living starts with your mindset. Here’s what you need as you move toward a sustainable lifestyle.

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40+ changes you can make right now live a more eco-friendly lifestyle

Do you want your family to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle but aren’t sure where to begin? Choose from this list with over 40 ideas help you get started — some will even save you money!