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News and guides for a greener and more sustainable household with lots of practical tips.

9 Tips for a Green Thanksgiving: How to Celebrate Sustainably

Celebrating a green Thanksgiving doesn't necessarily mean raising your own organically-fed turkey in the backyard. Especially on this cherished American holiday, making small changes to your celebratory holiday routines can make your celebration a bit more sustainable. read more


Preheating the Oven: Necessary or Not?

In some cases, preheating an oven is a waste of energy, but sometimes, it is an important first step that you shouldn’t skip. We’ll help you tell the difference between when this is really necessary and when it’s not. read more


Sterilizing Jars for Canning: Step By Step Guide

If you’re planning on doing your own canning at home, the first thing you’ll need to know is how to sterilize your canning jars. We’ll show you three easy methods for sterilizing jars for canning to help you get your containers germ-free asap. read more