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Lila Helps Collect Plastic from the Ocean

Lila is doing her 1THING for the Ocean! She's been diving for awhile. Her human Alex Schulze trained her to fetch lobsters. When they noticed plastics in the water and the beach, Lila learned how to dive and collect plastic bottles. Lila & Alex are cleaning up the waters for a company her human...
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Would You Eat Aquafaba?

Would you eat AquaFaba ? What is AquaFaba? Aquafaba is the liquid left over from cooking chickpeas. The liquid many pour out after taking the chickpeas out. This liquid gets whipped up, and can replace egg whites in some recipes. It can foam up just like meringue. Aquafaba is becoming quite the...
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10 Foods that Keep You Cool

The Cool Word is that Summer Heat can be beat down w/ these 10 foods. Plus there are many other benefits these foods have for our over all health. Go Organic Cool! Buy local from farms / markets. Doing this can make eating these foods even COOLER, with more benefits for us and Mama Earth! Enjoy!...
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Edible Food Packaging is in the Works!

Plastic has become a Big Enemy of the Environment, since it's used in abundance, and appears in our oceans and landfills all over the world. We need to reduce our plastic use, especially single use plastic containers and wraps. Scientist Yanyum Zhao from Oregon State University is working w/ the...
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Could you live in the Lady Bird?

Tiny Home Living has become a Growing movement the past few years. Simplifying w/ less living space and many eco-benefits for you and the environment. Living Tiny can go as far as having less living space to completely going off the grid. It can very much be a #1THING that helps save you green and...
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10 Makeup Brands with You and Mama Earth in Mind

There's a cool eco-blog, called Sustainably Chic that was started in 2014 by Natalie from Jacksonville, FL. Natalie has an extensive background in fashion. She decided she did not want to stay in the industry unless she was making a Positive Sustainable Change. Sustainably Chic became an outlet for...
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This 40 FOOT Plastic Whale is Making a BIG Statement

This almost 40 foot work of art in Belgium is cool looking and scary at the same time. It's making a BIG STATEMEN T regarding Plastic Pollution that has invaded our oceans / waterways Big Time! There are whales and other water life coming up on shores filled w/ plastic and trash. Plastic Pollution...
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Be Summertime Fabulous with Eco-Fashionable Sunglasses

Gone are the days of drab sustainable eco-fashions. Today, Sustainable Fashion is Chic, Forward Thinking and setting the trends w/ brands that are creating a new kind of Eco-Fashion Fabulous in clothing and accesorries.Here are brands that are Rockin' Eco-Style Sunglasses for Summer 2018! Finlay...
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Plastic Bag Ban is Over in ATX! What will you do?

A couple weeks ago the TexasSupreme Court ruled that cities cannot ban the single-use bags. The justices felt hat the law is clear, and local ordinances cannot trump it. This has caused the city of Austin to not enforce the Plastic Bag Ban that has been enforced for the past 5 years. Now businesses...
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Happy Ice Cream Month! See which brands are All Good for Mama Earth

July is National Ice Cream month. A yummy #1THING is showing Love for those brands that are #AllGood for Mama Earth. The more eco - friendly, the better. The Good Shopping Guide has a chart from 'The Ethical Company Organisation' that breaks down several Ice Cream brands (UK) and finds out their '...
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