Posts in GREEN LIVING
Attack of the Microplastics: Here's What You Need To Know

Did you know that over 400 million tons of plastic are globally made each year? What is more, one-third of that plastic waste ends up in our freshwaters and soils. Plastic is notorious for taking thousands of years to break down and deteriorate into smaller pieces (usually about five millimeters long in size) to eventually become microplastics. Microplastics are becoming more widespread as they are making their way into things we use on a daily basis: bottled water, honey, salt, toothpastes and hand sanitizers to name quite a few.

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A Recycling Guide: Simple and Straight to the Point

Recycling is the most remarkable ways you can help restore the environment. But according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, everyone recycles only 34 percent of all the waste that we create. Only 9 percent of plastic is used for recycling! By doing your part with recycling and sustainable living, your small act can make a huge impact so that ecosystems can be saved for future generations.

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How You Can Help Save The Bees

About eight years ago, beekeepers across the nation witnessed the disturbing devastation of their dying hives. This is not good especially since we rely on bees for our food supply. The good news is that we can take steps to ensure that the bees do not become extinct; this post will share a few ways you can help!

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Sleep Blissfully With These Four Simple Room Changes

You want to sleep better tonight? What if I told you that how your room is set up determines how restorative your sleep will be? If you want great sleep, your bedroom should be peaceful, pitch-black dark, cooler, quiet and simple. In this post, I share four room changes you can make to promote a good night’s rest!

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