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How to Compost - Magnificent Garden Soil
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How to Compost - Magnificent Garden Soil. I don't put in newspaper but I do all the rest faithfully.I take the container under the sink out to the compost bin every few days & it sits there until winter. Then I take the top layer off & spread that black gold all around my yard. You should see my flowers!
How to compost #diy #ecogarden
Are you a compost convert yet? #homesfornature
Great tutorial on composting with easy-to-follow instructions from prettyhandygirl.com #garden #outdoors #yard #home #compost #backyardliving #prettyperfecthome #prettyperfectgarden
How to Compost Garden Soil
What a pretty info graphic! "How to Compost - Magnificent Garden Soil| Pretty Handy Girl"
How to Compost - Magnificent Garden Soil - Pretty Handy Girl
Vegetable Gardening Guide
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A vegetable garden cheat sheet: plot vs pot species, plant/harvest timing, and companion planting
A vegetable growing cheat sheet with info on companion planting, care, harvesting. #veggies #gardening #healthychefdoc
"A #Vegetable growing cheat sheet" #Garden #Infographic
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The Ultimate Vegetable Gardening Guide in Handy Infographic Form
Who needs fancy water purifiers? Try this easy water treatment technique instead, using nothing more than fruit peels and rubbing alcohol.
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How to use fruit peels to filter your water | MNN - Mother Nature Network
Who needs fancy water purifiers: how to filter water using fruit peels and rubbing alcohol. Whoa.
How to use fruit peels to filter your water
19 Houseplants That Clean the Air
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19 Houseplants That Clean the Air! Why invest in expensive electrical air purifiers when you could purchase a few types of houseplants to clean and filter the air naturally and inexpensively? some are: Alero Vera, baby rubbet plant, Bamboo Palm, boston, Fern, Gerbera Daisys, spider plants and many others
19 Houseplants That Clean & Purify Indoor Air. Neat list, and a few of them, like the Boston Fern, Gerbera Daisy, and Spider plant are non-toxic to cats, too. Yay!
19 Houseplants That Clean the Air Aloe Vera Areca Palm Baby Rubber Plant Bamboo Palm or Reed Palm Boston Fern Chinese Evergreen Corn Cane or Mass Cane Dwarf Date Palm English Ivy Ficus alii Gerbera Daisy Golden Pothos Janet Craig Kimberly Queen Fern Lady Palm Marginata or Dragon tree Moth Orchid Mums Peace Lily Philodendron Snake Plant Schefflera or Umbrella Tree Spider Plant Warneckii or Dracanaena warneckei Weeping Fig or Ficus Tree
19 house plants that clean toxins from the air - Aloe Vera, Areca Palm, Baby Rubber Plant, Bamboo Palm, Boston Fern, Chinese Evergreen, Corn Cane, Dwarf Date Palm, English Ivy, Ficus alii, Gerbera Daisy, Golden Pothos, Janet Craig, Kimberly Queen Fern, Lady Palm, Dragon tree, Moth Orchid, Chrysanthemum, Peace Lily, Philodendron, Snake Plant, Umbrella Tree, Spider Plant, Warneckii and Ficus Tree
Plants that clean air: Aloe Vera, Areca Palm, Baby Rubber Plant, Bamboo Palm or Reed Palm, Boston Fern, Chinese Evergreen, Corn Cane or Mass Cane, Dwarf Date Palm, English Ivy, Ficus alii, Gerbera Daisy, Golden Pothos, Janet Craig, Kimberly Queen Fern, Lady Palm, Marginata or Dragon tree, Moth Orchid, Mums, Peace Lily, Philodendron, Snake Plant, Schefflera, or Umbrella Tree, Spider Plant, Dracanaena warneckei, Weeping Fig or Ficus Tree.
14 Bleach-Free Surface Disinfectants
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Homemade Disinfectant: Tea Tree Oil & Lavender: Fill a 16 oz spray bottle 1/4 full with equal parts tea tree oil and lavender essential oil. Fill the rest of the bottle with water. Shake before each use. This site has 14 Homemade Toxic-Free Surface Disinfectant recipes total. This one is the only one that intrigued me and/or was new to me though.
14 Homemade Bleach Free and Toxin Free Disinfectants, made some of these with my e.o.'s and herbs...nice!
homemade disinfectants - bleach free! Hydrogen Peroxide & Vinegar: (for countertops) Spray surface with hydrogen peroxide then spray a layer of vinegar over top. Wipe clean. Hydrogen Peroxide & Tea Tree Oil: 3 cups water, 1/4 cup hydrogen peroxide, 2 TBS lemon juice (freshly squeezed), 10 drops tea tree oil. Tea Tree Oil & Lavender: Fill a 16 oz spray bottle 1/4 full with equal parts tea tree oil and lavender essential oil. Fill the rest of the bottle with water. Shake before each us...
14 Bleach-Free Surface Disinfectants: Recipes : TipNut.com
To ripen tomatoes in half the time, place them in a bowl with an apple or two and cover it with plastic wrap.
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Apple as Tomato Ripener. To ripen tomatoes in half the time, place them in a bowl with an apple or two and cover it with plastic wrap.
102 New uses for old things.
Food storage: To ripen tomatoes in half the time, place them in a bowl with an apple or two and cover it with plastic wrap.
New Uses for Compostable Items
How to Make Homemade Organic Fruit and Vegetable Wash - An Easy DIY Produce Wash
Homemade Organic Fruit and Vegetable Wash - A recipe for making your own homemade produce wash. This DIY Natural produce wash only uses 3 ingredients.
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How to Make Homemade Organic Fruit and Vegetable Wash
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Put those Easter eggs to use with a garden that will fit in any apartment.
I covet the egg cup! — Sprouting Seedlings in Eggshells on Food52
Cute gift idea! Sprouting Seedlings in Eggshells on Food52
4 Kitchen Scraps to Use in the Garden—Even if You Don't Compost
Sprouting Seedlings in Eggshells
DIY - How to dry your herbs
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Fresh herbs drying on a line with paper bags
DIY - How to dry your herbs #Garden #HerbChat
DIY Dried Herbs
DIY - How to dry your herbs - you need herbs for soups to reduce fat and salt. Summer is coming and buy cheap fresh herbs at your local Farmer's Markets. #DIY #herbs
How to Dry Your Herbs
Tips and Tricks to Maintaining an Indoor Kitchen Herb Garden - Creative Juice
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indoor herb garden tips.
Tips and Tricks to help keep your indoor kitchen herb garden healthy, growing, and alive! 9 ways to maintain your herb garden - basil, mint, rosemary, oregano, cilantro, and more
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i'm one of those people. i make a lot of our household cleaners. i know. stop. here's a good list of what you can clean with what you've got.
9 Pantry Items that Double as Cleaning Tools - There's no need to add a trip to the store to your to-do list, you have an arsenal of cleaning supplies lurking in your pantry, and not just vinegar!
9 pantry items that double as cleaning products
9 Pantry Items that Double as Cleaning Tools (Vinegar, Baking Soda, Salt, Tea, Lemon, Olive Oil, Rice, Ketchup, Club Soda)
5 Easy Ways to Celebrate Earth Day Every Day
Start seedlings in an egg shell and, when ready, plant the entire thing. The egg shells will naturally compost providing valuable nutrients to your plants.
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Start seedlings in an egg shell and, when ready, plant the entire thing. The egg shells will naturally compost providing valuable nutrients to your plants. #gardening #idea #DIY #planting
Start seedlings in an egg shell and, when ready, plant the entire thing. The egg shells will naturally compost providing valuable nutrients to your plants. Cool idea!
How To Grow Herbs And Veggies When You Live In A City Apartment
…and don’t forget to eat what you grow. | 17 Tips For Starting Your Own Herb Garden
17 Tips For Starting Your Own Herb Garden
Shop more often. | 34 Ways To Waste Less Food
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Shop more often. #sustainability #FoodWaste
Shop more often: Smaller, more frequent shopping trips will yield less waste than bigger, weekly ones. Plus more tips on saving money with food
35 ways to waste less food. Great compilation of shopping, food storage, and cooking tips.
Natural Cold And Flu Remedies
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Natural Cold And Flu Remedies - Prevention.com
Natural cold remedies
20 Natural Home Remedies: Soothe a sore throat Gargle twice daily with a solution of six pressed garlic cloves mixed into a glass of warm (not hot) water. Follow the regimen for three days. Research shows that fresh garlic juice has antimicrobial properties that fight pain-causing bacteria. The warm liquid soothes inflamed tissue.
Add garlic to your diet to boost your immunity
9 Power Foods That Boost Immunity: 3. Garlic http://www.prevention.com/food/healthy-eating-tips/power-foods-boost-immunity?s=4
8 Natural Remedies For Your Cold
#Composting doesn't have to be buggy or smelly. Follow our 3 tips for turning kitchen scraps into rich soil
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Scraps for the Garden
Every year, Americans throw away $165 billion of food. Happy Earth Day. Let’s do better. | 34 Ways To Waste Less Food
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#Waste less! awesome ideas
Less food waste
Every year, Americans throw away $165 billion of food. Happy Earth Day. Let’s do better. | 34 Ways To Waste Less Food #tips #wasteless #cooking
34 Ways To Waste Less Food
happy little lineup - Gorgeous re-usable glass water bottles! #livegreen
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Best. Water bottles. Ever. My BKR. Crate and Barrel has these now! I like the one with the heart.
BKR Glass water bottles covered in silicone. @JESSICA ARNOLD
bkr® = glass bottle + silicone sleeve. 500mL. www.mybkr.com
Printable for what to compost & what not to compost
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What to Compost – Our Green Thumb
handy printable guide!
~ Garden Idea's & Outdoor Area's ~
What to compost & what not to compost, printable!!
Printable checklist for what to compost & what not to compost.
Composting 101: What to compost & what not to compost
What to Compost – Our Green Thumb
Top tips to save the earth!
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Here's the 4th article in our series about Earth Day 2015--T is for Teaching Good Energy Habits. Making sure our children and future generations understand the importance of energy efficiency is a very important part of living green and protecting the planet! #earthday #greenliving
Happy Earth Day 2015!
earth friendly tips :)
Top tips to save the earth! via @Whole Foods Market #environment #sustainability
Earth Day tips to save Earth
Top tips to save the Earth! Save Energy - Save Water - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!
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10 Awesome Uses for Old Coffee Beans - Coffee Brew Guides
Camp Wander: 10 Garden Solutions Lurking in your Pantry
Growing Fruit Trees in Pots
Looking to build your green home? Check out this infographic! 13 Elements of a Dream Green Home
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Got a dream green home you’d love to build? Sure, you’ll probably want to include solar panels in the building… but that’s just one element. Green building involves making the most efficient use of the materials that go into the building, and creating a space that allows for sustainable use of resources needed to live in that home… so, energy’s important, but so is water use, air quality, and the relationship of the landscaping to the larger surrounding environment.
Green home tips!
Sustainability is about finding fun initiatives that will create a green eco-friendly environment within your workplace We're working on a way to gamify the office experience ( corporate wellness being one of our 5 initiatives) to create a better company culture for offices of all sizes #escrow #home #house https://www.facebook.com/CollegeEscrowInc
This World Environment Day, find new ways to make your home more eco friendly.
Got a dream green home you’d love to build? These are great energy saving tips.
50 ways to reuse your garbage! via Mother Nature #livegreen