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Vegan Jalapeno Poppers

Vegan Jalapeno Poppers

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Super Bowl weekend is notorious for unhealthy noshing. While I admittedly love my fair share of junk food, there’s no reason you can’t substitute some ingredients to make your favorite...

Garden Plants to Attract Pollinators

Garden Plants to Attract Pollinators

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During these cold, snowy, and occasionally dreary winter days, I often find myself longing for the spring planting season. After poring over seed catalogs, sketching designs for a new garden...

Sustainable Moisturizers for Winter Skin

Sustainable Moisturizers for Winter Skin

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Oils & Butters work best During the winter months opt for oil-based moisturizers rather than lotions to retain moisture I received a great tip last year from Portland Black Lipstick...

Bright Colorful Organic- Undies

Bright Colorful Organic- Undies

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I came across these organic cotton women's underwear on Etsy. Wow, such bright vibrant colors! Colori Organics on Etsy

Growing Fresh Sprouts

Growing Fresh Sprouts

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Growing fresh sprouts in your own home is a great way to have a fresh nutrient dense food readily available for soups, salads, and sandwiches. You can grow your own...

Dick's Wonderful Barley Bean Salad

Dick's Wonderful Barley Bean Salad

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My hubby was in the Oregon Brew Crew for years. He developed this recipe to complement the wonderful beers brought to the pot lucks and to pay homage to brewing...

How and Where to Recycle Batteries

How and Where to Recycle Batteries

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As environmentalism moves ever further into the mainstream, it becomes more and more convenient for most of us to recycle many of our common household items. In most major cities,...

Vegan on a Budget

Vegan on a Budget

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Going vegan doesn’t mean going broke. The basis of a vegan lifestyle is compassion for all. That includes a lifestyle of accessibility to all. Veganism is for everyone! It’s time...

Green Transportation Tips for Grocery Shopping

Green Transportation Tips for Grocery Shopping

Transport

San Francisco, this is where I am from, is one of those cities across America that has an insanely efficient mass transit system where you really don’t need a car...

What is an Eco-Roof?

What is an Eco-Roof?

Environment

How do you define “Eco-Roof”? This trendy construction niche is becoming increasingly popular for the real and visible benefits it can provide, but are they all the same? You may...

Peer-to-peer Fashion Rental Marketplace

Peer-to-peer Fashion Rental Marketplace

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Style Society Fashion rental as a focal point of the growing sharing economy One of my resolutions for 2015 is not to buy any clothing, to use what I have...

Hand Made Organic Cotton Sheets

Hand Made Organic Cotton Sheets

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Hand Made Organic focuses on organic and eco-friendly products and makes organic hand made sheets. Their organic sheets are made using all-natural methods. Instead of pesticides and herbicides, organic cotton...

Aye-aye, an Unusual Animal

Aye-aye, an Unusual Animal

Environment

I’m a bit confused about this creature and my guess is 1. You’ve never heard of an Aye-Aye and 2. This is the little devil that haunts your dreams. What...

Why Join a CSA?

Why Join a CSA?

Community

I'll start with the basics. For those of you who may be unfamiliar with the term CSA, it stands for “community supported agriculture,” which, let’s face it is kind of...

What is a Cycle Track?

What is a Cycle Track?

Transport

A cycle path (also called a cycle track or a protected bike lane) is a designated lane on a main road that is intended exclusively for cycling. The National Association...

Vegan Eggplant Polenta Party Dish

Vegan Eggplant Polenta Party Dish

Homestyle

Easy Vegan and Gluten Free Eggplant Polenta Party Dish Serves 6-8Prep time 15 - 60 minutesBake time 45 - 55 minutes 18 oz. pre-cooked polenta, ½ inch slices, or polenta...