7 Cool DIY Toys you can Make with your Kids

Make DIY LED throwies

Teach your kid some mad skills, have fun and make cool toys from used materials. These awesome upcycled toys and recycled toys are an easy and fun way to introduce basic electronics, photography, woodwork and science techniques.

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6 Ways to Save Money on Gas

Save gas

Vehicles are responsible for large amounts of greenhouse gas emissions, especially vehicles manufactured prior to 1995. If you have to have a car and can't afford a fuel efficient model or an electric car, there are many ways to ensure that your car is as fuel efficient as possible. Reduce the carbon footprint of your commute and save you money on gas.

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Get Buzzed: Making your Garden Bee-Friendly

bee garden tips

Bummed about the bees? Me too. BThat why I wanted to create a bee-friendly garden. An urban refuge, if you will, where our furry little bee buds can come and take a break from the hubbub of life and gather a little pollen while they’re at it.

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Your Happy Pills are making Fish Sad

Environmental impact hand sanitizer

One fish, two fish, sad fish, blue fish…. Recent studies show that the proliferation of antidepressants are harming aquatic life. When antidepressants end up in our waste water, there is no way to remove them before they end up rivers, lakes and oceans.

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23 Awesome Things to Do with a Cardboard Box

recycled cardboard box airplane

Ever bought your kids a gift only to have them play with the box? The cardboard box holds endless allure for kids and cats and adults too. The best thing about recycled cardboard box crafts is that your kids get to participate in their creation and then get hours of fun playing with them. Here are some of our favorite things to to with upcycled cardboard boxes...

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