Category Archives: Green Living

Reasons Why Praying Mantises are AWESOME

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The praying mantis may appear to be a pious, retiring sort of creature. But looks are certainly deceiving as the mantis is a vicious, capable killer. There are many reasons to love a mantis, and these are just a few of our favorites.

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What’s the Best way to Wash Fruit and Veggies?

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Just holding your fruits and veggies under a running tap doesn't always cut the mustard. Pesticides and fungicides are designed to stick to produce, even in inclement weather, so if you want your fresh goodies to be chemical free, it's going to take a little more work.

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4 Scientifically-Proven Ways to Be Happy

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You might think that what makes people happy differs greatly from one person to the next, but we are surprisingly homogeneous in our tastes. If you’re not making the most out of every day, here’s some proven ways to motivate more mirth.

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6 Healthy Chip Recipes [with Photos]

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Have your chips and eat em too! These healthy chip recipes will mean you can enjoy all your favorite snacks without the trans fats. These healthy snacks are perfect for movie night, road trips and, you know, just because.

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