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How to (Sustainably) Wash Shoes in the Washing Machine: 3 Steps

With mucky spring weather on the horizon, we’re all left wondering how to wash our shoes — is it even possible to wash sneakers? Read more

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How to Store Yeast: Instant, Active Dry, Fresh and Liquid

Yeast comes in quantities much larger than needed for a single recipe. We'll look at how to store yeast and how long yeast lasts. Read more

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What Is Microfiber and Is It Eco-friendly?

The question of whether or not microfiber is good for the environment isn't straightforward. Read on to learn what microfiber is made of and how it affects the environment. Read more

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How a Digital Detox Can Cure Your Technology Addiction

All day long, our smartphones, laptops and tablets are turned on. But when is it too much, and how can a digital detox help? Read more

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How to Geocache: A Beginner’s 7-Step Guide

Geocaching is a great way to get some fresh air and explore new places, and it can also be a  great source of exercise. Learn how to geocache with this simple guide. Read more

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How to Clean a Microwave with Vinegar, Lemon & Other Natural Cleaners

Want to learn how to clean a microwave with natural products that are good for you and the environment? Skip the harsh chemicals and use these natural cleaners. Read more

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Is Your Fridge Not Cooling? This Might Be Why

Coming downstairs to find that your fridge is not cooling is a frustrating experience. Luckily there are some simple ways to diagnose and fix the problem. Read more

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Here’s What You Can Do With Leftover Apple Peels

Apple peels are much too good to waste. We’ll show you five tasty ways to use leftover apple skins instead of throwing them away. Read more