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Inexpensive BPA Free Water Bottles

Inexpensive BPA Free Water Bottles

| September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

After doing some research into BPA free plastic water bottles, I found that BPA free doesn’t always mean toxin free.  As a matter of fact, many BPA free items contain “regrettable substitutions.” Regrettable substitution is when one chemical is swapped out for another chemical that may be just as bad or worse. Having learned this […]

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Non Chlorinated Water for Plants

Non Chlorinated Water for Plants

| May 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

I’ve learned quite a bit about maintaining plants over the past few weeks. Bokashi is quite the environmental, ecosystem, soil food web educator. Municipalities put chlorine in drinking water to kill off bacteria. That makes perfect sense because no one wants to drink water with harmful bacteria swimming around in it. That works perfectly well […]

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Water and Water Bottles

Water and Water Bottles

| March 16, 2011 | 3 Comments

Many years ago we used to drink water out of cups. When went to the park as kids we used to drink water from the water fountain. Granted, if you place your fingers just right on the water spigot, you could spray the next person in line, but that was part of the fun of […]

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How many loads of laundry do you do in a week?

How many loads of laundry do you do in a week?

| July 22, 2008 | 6 Comments

After my last post on one year of using homemade laundry detergent, I was lambasted for the amount of water I use for washing clothes. Mark found my water usage “repulsive,” while Dee Dee couldn’t figure out, ” what are you washing so much of?” As I’ve said over and over again, living green is […]

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Sometimes all it takes is water

| June 1, 2008 | 0 Comments

We are so accustomed to adding a cleaning additive to our water in order to clean anything. Have you ever tried cleaning your windows with just water first? Just for grins, fill a spray bottle with water. Use it to clean your windows before you attempt to use a cleaning additive (even if the additive […]

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Pearly Whites, Smooth Cheeks and Water Conservation.

Pearly Whites, Smooth Cheeks and Water Conservation.

| May 1, 2008 | 0 Comments

Rather cryptic title, but knowing that this blog is all about making green choices, you’ve gotta guess where I’m going with this entry. Yep, it’s all about water conservation and turning off the faucet in the morning when you brush your teeth and/or shave. I’m not going to spout statistics of how many gallons of […]

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