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Delicious ways to reduce food waste


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UK’s “first eco-town” built green from the ground up

An eco-town described as the UK’s “most sustainable development” is moving closer to being occupied. The first residents are expected to move into North West Bicester later this year. Planning permission has also just been granted for up to 2,600 homes in the next stage of the project.

http://www.gizmag.com/north-west-bicester-eco-town/36764/

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INFOGRAPHIC: More Than Just Leftovers—Composting for a Sustainable Thanksgiving

Interesting, not only for Thanksgiving!

The National Waste & Recycling Association (NW&RA) has produced an infographic offering helpful tips for composting and recycling for a green Thanksgiving.

http://3blmedia.com/News/INFOGRAPHIC-More-Just-Leftovers-Composting-Sustainable-Thanksgiving


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How To Green Clean The Grout In Your Bathroom

Let’s face it. Grout is nobody’s friend. It’s usually bright white, which just means Every. Little. Blemish. Shows. It’s porous, so stains soak in and stick around. And it’s pretty skinny, making it all the more difficult to get to. But here we have it: a little help to make your least favorite chore a little more bearable.

http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/how-to-clean-grout-138432


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Juicing Dandelion Greens Can Help Heal The Body

Although major chemical companies, like Monsanto, would have us believe that weeds are merely an annoyance – they can actually be quite effective at helping to heal the body – in juice form. In fact, these powerhouse weeds are far more valuable in antioxidants, phytochemicals and hard to find nutrients when compared to the average vegetable found in grocery store.

http://www.naturalhealth365.com/juicing_benefits/dandelion-greens-prevent-disease-1129.html