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Twelve Forgotten Recyclable Items

Twelve Forgotten Recyclable Items

Posted by Maureen Wise, guest blogger Recycling is an important part of a clean routine, allowing you to keep waste out of the landfill. And because more companies manage to keep a stern eye on what happens to their material in pursuit of Zero Waste, we can do some slashing ourselves. A recent study by Keep […]

Girl Empowerment Initiative Finds Power in Tom’s of Maine: Goodness Grant Series

Girl Empowerment Initiative Finds Power in Tom’s of Maine: Goodness Grant Series

Posted by  Maureen Wise, guest blogger With respect to the three Es of sustainability—environment, economy, and equality—the latter is too often neglected. Tom’s of Maine is therefore helping nonprofits pick up some of the slack, and that includes empowering young girls alongside Hardy Girls Healthy Women. Through this iteration of the Goodness Grant, nonprofits like […]

Five Ways to Conserve Water This Winter

Five Ways to Conserve Water This Winter

Posted by Maureen Wise, guest blogger You may think more about conserving water in the summer while watering your veggie garden, filling kiddie pools, and making gallons of lemonade. Although we don’t use nearly as much water outside during winter months, however, this is just as important of a season to assess your usage and consider […]

How to Approach Food Preservation for Your Fall Harvest

How to Approach Food Preservation for Your Fall Harvest

Posted by Maureen Wise, guest blogger The transition from summer to crisp air, fiery colored trees, and roving orange school buses brings a bounty of fall produce. And although you pick them every year, it’s always seemed to me that these fall fruits and veggies are meant to be savored just a little more than those […]