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Gear Up for the Black Friday Deals

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Gear Up for the Black Friday Deals

The kickoff to the shopping season is right around the corner. With Black Friday just a few weeks away, your plan to shop till you drop should be ready by now. This year, it takes place on Friday, Nov. 29. As per statistics, 45% of people start shopping before Black Friday. The idea is to spend as much quality time as possible with loved ones and to be home. Therefore, the trend is to browse and shop and save yourself the hassle of the traffic and the never-ending queues. We all have a wish list and a holiday season wish list. When...

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Tips for Sustainable Grocery Shopping

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Tips for Sustainable Grocery Shopping

In this day and age, protecting the environment has become a personal priority of mine. While it may sound overwhelming, making simple changes in our everyday lives can make a huge impact on our environment. One area that I have found very easy to make a difference in is my grocery shopping. Below I’ve listed some very simple ways to change your grocery shopping habits in order to reduce your plastic use and help the environment.    1. Get some reusable straws! I have so many kinds and I never thought I’d be ~that girl~ but I’ve got them in my kitchen, my...

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Declutter to Beautify

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Declutter to Beautify

We often instantly fall in love with certain household items we glance upon. That’s when the emotional side takes over the logical one and we end up buying it. I have started practicing this method where I buy what I really need, what will really make a difference to my home, my family and my environment. Every six months I evaluate what is in my house and give away items that I haven’t used in the last six months. Decluttering to beautify my house is a simple and effective way to ensure I have what I need. It helps me...

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Packaging Free Snacks

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Packaging Free Snacks

Author: @laurasimpleliving it's an Instagram page that wants to promote a sustainable lifestyle with simple and zero-waste tips to live better and to create a positive impact on the environment. The founder is Laura Borsato an Italian mama of 2 living in London.   ****Packaging free snacks? Yes, homemade! Homemade taste better is healthier, cheaper and often can be completely packaging-free if you are lucky enough to have a bulk shop near you!These are the Lifechanging Crackers from @mynewroots, a family favorite for years now 😊.Packed with superfood seeds such as Hemp seeds, chia seeds, sesame seeds, flaxseed, and many...

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An Afternoon in the Midst of Chitter Chatter and More…

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An Afternoon in the Midst of Chitter Chatter and More…

I like carrying my fruits and vegetables in reusable cotton mesh bags which come with drawstrings. I wash them when they get a little dirty and the best part is that these bags are biodegradable. So I always use them feeling good about myself.

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