Green Living

Living a healthy life is not just a matter of eating nutritious food and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. A healthy and sustainable environment also plays a crucial part in being and feeling healthy. We can all play our part in creating a healthier environment for ourselves and for future generations. Even the smallest of changes in your everyday life can have positive effects on our planet and ultimately improve our lives.

I am very passionate about green and sustainable living, which is why I will be sharing valuable information and helpful tips around green living so you can also make minor changes to your lifestyle and keep mother earth happy.

6 Natural Stain Remover Tips and Ideas

Natural stain remover tips and ideas

Doing the laundry is not typically on people’s lists of favorite things to do, but dealing with stains is even worse. There are lots of stain removers to choose from in the supermarket, but most of them are chemical cocktails.

Sure, these stain removers can be very effective but they aren’t very friendly to the environment. They can also be harmful to us, because traces of these stain removers stay behind in our clothes which can have a negative impact on our skin and body and cause allergic reactions and irritation.

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How to Plant, Grow and Harvest Ginger at Home (Outdoors and Indoors)

How to plant, grow and harvest ginger at home (outdoors and Indoors)

Ginger has a long history as a herbal medicine for preventing and treating a range of ailments. Fresh ginger is also a popular ingredient in many recipes because of its unique flavors and health benefits.

I personally love the taste and smell of fresh ginger and a few years ago I was surprised to find out that it’s actually not that hard to grow your own ginger at home. Although ginger loves a humid climate, it is in fact possible to grow ginger indoors as well as outdoors.

Read this helpful guide around how to plant, grow and harvest your very own fresh ginger at home.

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Domestic Uses of Denatured Alcohol (Methylated Spirits)

Uses of denatured alcohol

When it comes to cleaning our homes, we can easily get lost in the many different cleaning products to choose from, not to mention the scary sounding chemical ingredients these products usually contain.

Denatured alcohol, also known as methylated spirits, is a greener alternative for your everyday cleaning needs and other domestic jobs. Many of us are not aware of the many uses of denatured alcohol and how versatile this product really can be.

So what is denatured alcohol exactly and in what ways can we use this household chemical responsibly in and around the house? Let’s have a closer look at some of the most efficient denatured alcohol uses.

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