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Melamine dishes dinnerware and plates

5 Unsettling Reasons to Avoid Melamine Dishes

From leeching formaldehyde to hidden microplastics, here is why you should stay away from this popular hard plastic dinnerware. Read more

how to defrost a fridge

How to Defrost a Fridge Step-by-Step (And Why You Should)

If you don’t want to damage your kitchen floors and expensive kitchen appliances, it's crucial to know how to defrost a fridge correctly. Use our step-by-step guide. Read more

how to defrost freezer

How to Defrost A Freezer Quickly Step-by-Step: All the Info

Here is your ultimate guide on how to defrost a freezer safely and efficiently, ensuring longer-lasting performance and lower energy bills. Read more

DIY fruit fly traps

How to Get Rid of Fruit Flies with White Vinegar & Dish Soap

Looking for a simple solution to eliminate fruit flies? Learn how to get rid of fruit flies with white vinegar and stop them from returning. Read more

plants for balcony

10 Best Balcony Plants: Native, Non-Invasive and Bee-Friendly Options

Wondering which plants will thrive on your balcony this summer? Find up how to green up your balcony sustainably — whether east, south, north or west — with these sun- and shade-loving plants. Read more

how to store flour

How to Store Flour So It Stays Fresh (and Avoid Flour Bugs!)

It may seem that flour never goes bad, but improper storage can lead to big problems. Learn how to store flour effectively and keep it fresh. Read more

garden party ideas

13 Garden Party Ideas for Day or Night (With an Eco-Friendly Twist)

Check out our favorite garden party ideas, from edible decor to vegan tacos to a photobooth built into nature. These 14 tips will make your garden party unique and sustainable. Read more

natural flea repellent

DIY Natural Flea-Repellent Laundry Liquid for Pet Bedding

Getting rid of fleas is one thing, but keeping them away can be hard too. Try our homemade natural flea-repellent laundry soap to keep your pet's bedding flea-free. Read more