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preserving cucumbers

Preserving Cucumbers: 5 Delicious Pickle and No-Pickle Recipes

Preserving cucumbers can be tricky if you're not a big fan of traditional pickling. Try these two pickling recipes and five non-pickling recipes to preserve your cucumbers. Read more

watermelon kimchi

Watermelon Kimchi: 2 Summery Recipes Without Food Waste

Watermelon is a fantastic summer treat but produces a lot of waste when the rind is tossed. Instead, cut the food waste with this tasty watermelon kimchi recipe. Read more

What are compost toilets

What Are Compost Toilets and How do They Work?

Compost toilets are dry toilets that turn human waste into compost and minimize water use. We'll take a look at the different types of compost toilets available and how they work. Read more

aluminum foil in oven

Can You Put Aluminum Foil in Oven & More Sustainable Alternatives

Although you technically can use aluminum foil in the oven, there are more sustainable options that reduce waste and consider the environment. Read more

how to freeze mushrooms

How to Freeze Mushrooms: The Do’s and Dont’s

Mushrooms add a nice flavor to savory dishes, but sometimes getting fresh ones can be tough. Learn how to freeze mushrooms so you can enjoy them any time. Read more