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fair trade definition

Fair Trade vs. Fairtrade: Why It’s Not the Same Thing

Equity, respect and transparency are at the heart of fair trade's definition. Here, we dive into what fair trade is, what it does, and the controversy surrounding it. Read more

How to make potpourri

How to Make Potpourri: Wet or Dry Method

Learn how to make potpourri and turn your everyday kitchen and garden waste into elegant, fragrant and attractive additions to your home. Read more

How to freeze broccoli

How to Freeze Broccoli in 5 Easy Steps

Learning how to freeze broccoli is a smart way to reduce waste and save time when cooking. This vegetable still tastes good after thawing, so let's get to freezing. Read more

christmas gift wrapping ideas

10 Unique Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas

Here are some creative Christmas gift wrapping ideas that are sure to lend your presents a personal touch. They are also sustainable and waste-free. Read more

gluh gin - mulled gin

Gluh Gin: How to Make Your Own Mulled Gin at Home

Gluh gin is a very tasty winter cocktail. With this recipe you can make gluh gin with fruity juices and wintry spices yourself. Read more

How to Apologize

How to Apologize When You’ve Messed Up

Saying sorry can be difficult. But, apologizing is an important aspect of maintaining healthy relationships. Here we discuss how to apologize and why it's so important. Read more

how to store firewood

5 Firewood Storage Mistakes to Avoid

Learning how to store firewood correctly reduces energy costs and avoids unnecessary waste. Here are the most common mistakes with firewood storage. Read more

carbon neutral vs. net zero

Carbon Neutral vs. Net Zero: What’s the Difference?

Carbon Neutral vs. Net Zero: the terms are often used interchangeably, but they are very different. Here's everything you need to know. Read more