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Greening up Christmas: Post Holiday

Now that Christmas is over, and other holidays are going to be ending, what methods can you take to make sure the clean-up has as little impact on the environment as possible?  Here are a couple ideas: If you received gifts in regular wrapping paper, save it and use it to pad around your ornaments …

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4 Ways for an Eco-Friendly Thanksgiving

1. Biodiversity. 99 percent of the turkey eaten in the U.S. comes from a single breed. Choosing alternative “heritage” turkeys helps to preserve biodiversity and supports sustainable farming methods. Order one online at heritagefoodusa.com 2. Buy Local Obviously it is always recommended to buy local. There are many farmers that raise turkeys and will even …

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Naturally Treat a Hangover

Buttermilk. Coffee. More alcohol. Even among abstainers, everyone seems to have a favorite remedy for the Holiday hangover. But aside from drinking in moderation (or not drinking at all), what really works? Before you reach for that bottle of ibuprofen, try one of these natural remedies to help lessen next-day headaches, nausea, and dry mouth. …

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Where online shoppers can shop green

mothernature.com – I use this site regularly for my supplements and beauty care products. They offer a great variety of organic and chemical free items at a very reasonable price. In comparison, I had purchased an ounce of tea tree oil from them for under $8, where on drugstore.com it was listed as 1/2 ounce …

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