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Five different dishwashers with the words "5 of the most energy efficient dishwashers." Click to visit post. An energy efficient dishwasher needs to balance reduced energy consumption with water conservation - and here are five dishwashers that do just that! Welcome to… Read More
Various home decor items in the glam, maximalist and industrial style with the words "how to green ANY decor style." Click to visit post. Think eco-friendly decor only works in boho, rustic or minimalist rooms? Think again! Sure, decor styles that lean on natural materials like bohemian, vintage finds like… Read More
Black, white and cream home decor items with the words "how to create a modern boho living room." Click to visit post. Love the look of boho home decor, but find it a bit too much at times? Here's how to create a modern boho living room,… Read More

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Various eco-friendly items a green fabric background with the words "20 eco-friendly Canadian online stores you need to know about." Click to visit post. Need sustainable clothing, home decor, beauty products and more? Look no further than these twenty eco-friendly Canadian online stores! Oh, Canada. Place of oceans, forests,… Read More
A straw basket filled with dried flowers with the words "3 ways to shop local on Etsy." Click to visit post. Love handmade and vintage items AND supporting local businesses? Did you know you can use Etsy to shop local? Well, you can! I am no… Read More
Various gardening supplies on the ground with the words "how to create an eco-friendly low-maintenance yard." Click to visit post. What are the two best things about low maintenance landscaping? It's easy - and eco-friendly! If you live on a property that has a yard… Read More

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Various eco-friendly items a green fabric background with the words "20 eco-friendly Canadian online stores you need to know about." Click to visit post. Need sustainable clothing, home decor, beauty products and more? Look no further than these twenty eco-friendly Canadian online stores! Oh, Canada. Place of oceans, forests,… Read More
Five different dishwashers with the words "5 of the most energy efficient dishwashers." Click to visit post. An energy efficient dishwasher needs to balance reduced energy consumption with water conservation - and here are five dishwashers that do just that! Welcome to… Read More
Various home decor items in the glam, maximalist and industrial style with the words "how to green ANY decor style." Click to visit post. Think eco-friendly decor only works in boho, rustic or minimalist rooms? Think again! Sure, decor styles that lean on natural materials like bohemian, vintage finds like… Read More

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A little girl looking at a garden with the words "wooden raised garden beds + organic vegetable gardening." Click to visit post." This summer was our first year using wooden raised garden beds to grown our vegetables and I have to say - it went really well!… Read More
An unplanted garden in spring with the words "starting a garden + planting trees." Click to visit post. Always dreamed of starting a garden? Me too! Which is why it was one of the first projects we tackled after we moved into our… Read More
A yellow house in winter with the words "building a house from start to finish in under 15 minutes." Click to visit post. You'd think after eight years of planning, five months of building, one month of moving and another month of pinching ourselves in disbelief, I'd be… Read More

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