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Top 10 Ways to Beat the Heat

Staying cool when temps increase
Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 4:54 PM

Here are 10 considerations and ways to help stay cool this summer and survive record high temperatures and oppressive heatwaves.

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11 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Waste

Little steps to keep plastic waste out of your environment
Tuesday, March 3, 2015, 2:24 PM

Learn about 11 different ways you can reduce the plastic use and waste in your life and help your local and global communities be less burdened with plastic waste management.

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4 ways to stay warm without raising your electric bill

Simple steps to save and stay warm
Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 7:35 PM

4 simple and creative ways to keep warm and save money at the same time.

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5 steps toward going 'zero waste' in the kitchen

Simple changes to really reduce your trash
Monday, March 17, 2014, 5:06 PM

Some great tips and ideas to reduce your waste stream in the kitchen and also help with your deep pantry and other resiliency building projects.

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10 Tips to Help You Live Without Air Conditioning

Beat the heat this summer
Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 12:16 PM