Vegetable Garden: Plan How Much to Plant For Your Needs

This post was originally published on this site Thus, in order to make a plan for just how much of what to plant, it’s is better to get some semblance of what crop plants are likely to produce, all conditions considered. The post Vegetable Garden: Plan How Much to Plant For Your Needs appeared first … Read moreVegetable Garden: Plan How Much to Plant For Your Needs

Why Aloe Vera Should Be in Your Garden and the Best Way to Grow It

This post was originally published on this site Aloe vera, though, has many medicinal uses beyond that. And, as for taking care of a houseplant, they don’t require much attention at all, are easy to find, and are cheap to buy as mature plants. The post Why Aloe Vera Should Be in Your Garden and … Read moreWhy Aloe Vera Should Be in Your Garden and the Best Way to Grow It

How to Repair, Maintain, and Repurpose Garden Tools

This post was originally published on this site With any piece of equipment, there inevitably comes breaks, there is maintenance involved, and ultimately there is a life after their usefulness. Instead, the craft of tool maintenance, like home gardening, needs a revival. The post How to Repair, Maintain, and Repurpose Garden Tools appeared first on … Read moreHow to Repair, Maintain, and Repurpose Garden Tools

DIY Lip Balms to Ward Off the Chap

This post was originally published on this site Luckily, there are effective and easily obtained plant-based solutions to chapped lips! Try these DIY tips! The post DIY Lip Balms to Ward Off the Chap appeared first on One Green Planet.

Plant-Based Foods With the Highest Omega-3 Fatty Acids

This post was originally published on this site There are plenty of plant-based foods with the omega 3 we need. Here are a few choices, and some recipes to add to your repertoire, to get you started. The post Plant-Based Foods With the Highest Omega-3 Fatty Acids appeared first on One Green Planet.

How, When and Where to Find Morel Mushrooms, Springtime’s Prize-Winning Fungi

This post was originally published on this site To say morel mushrooms are a beloved find for foragers is an understatement. Not only do they represent the return of the mushroom hunting for the year, but they are considered a choice edible. The post How, When and Where to Find Morel Mushrooms, Springtime’s Prize-Winning Fungi … Read moreHow, When and Where to Find Morel Mushrooms, Springtime’s Prize-Winning Fungi

Ayurvedic Techniques to Improve Your Concentration, Focus, and Energy Levels

This post was originally published on this site Rather than relying on chemical medicines and sugary potions to keep you focused and energized, why not try something a little more sustainable and a little better for your body like Ayurvedic techniques. The post Ayurvedic Techniques to Improve Your Concentration, Focus, and Energy Levels appeared first … Read moreAyurvedic Techniques to Improve Your Concentration, Focus, and Energy Levels

14 Cold-Weather Companion Plants for the Early-Bird Garden

This post was originally published on this site Companion planting can help with repelling or distracting pests, as well as adding fertility, protecting the soil, saving space, attracting pollinators and even improving flavor. Here are 15 cold-weather companion plants for early bird gardening! The post 14 Cold-Weather Companion Plants for the Early-Bird Garden appeared first … Read more14 Cold-Weather Companion Plants for the Early-Bird Garden

3 Ways to Purify Water – Naturally

This post was originally published on this site Without water, we can’t survive, and in fact, without clean water, we can’t survive. Unfortunately, in this modern world of chemical runoff and contamination, our sources of water are becoming both less and less present and, those that are there, less and less reliable. Here are some … Read more3 Ways to Purify Water – Naturally

DIY: 6 Winter Warmers from Upcycled Materials

This post was originally published on this site For those with just a smidge of craftiness, perhaps a penchant for thumbing through the racks at the thrift store, the potential for sweet DIY winter clothes is large. Here are 6 ways to upcycle materials you already have to make some warm clothing and accessories! The … Read moreDIY: 6 Winter Warmers from Upcycled Materials

DIY: 7 Creative Things to Do with Old Glass Jugs

This post was originally published on this site There are lots of ways for us to avoid sticking the jugs into the recycling bin and reusing them instead. Here are some creative ideas! The post DIY: 7 Creative Things to Do with Old Glass Jugs appeared first on One Green Planet.

How to Tackle 10 Home Cleaning Tasks With Just 5 Green Ingredients

This post was originally published on this site Making your own all-natural potions and powders costs much less than buying that something straight off the supermarket shelf. All you need is five easy ingredients and you’re in business! The post How to Tackle 10 Home Cleaning Tasks With Just 5 Green Ingredients appeared first on … Read moreHow to Tackle 10 Home Cleaning Tasks With Just 5 Green Ingredients

Beware of “Compostable” and “Recyclable” Products: They Aren’t Always What They Seem

This post was originally published on this site Within industry, what exactly do compostable, biodegradable, degradable, recyclable and plant-based mean? Our consciously spent dollars are not always supporting the good causes we think they are. The post Beware of “Compostable” and “Recyclable” Products: They Aren’t Always What They Seem appeared first on One Green Planet.

10 Things You Can Recycle That You Probably Didn’t Think You Could

This post was originally published on this site For those of us who are doing our part, who do want to improve our approach to trash, there are plenty of items that don’t necessarily find their way to the recycling bin but could be recycled. The post 10 Things You Can Recycle That You Probably … Read more10 Things You Can Recycle That You Probably Didn’t Think You Could

DIY: How to Make Your Own Beard Oil

This post was originally published on this site In addition to keeping facial skin healthier, beard oil simply makes beards softer and more pleasant to smell. Here’s how you can make your own! The post DIY: How to Make Your Own Beard Oil appeared first on One Green Planet.

How to Back-Up Your Power for Self-Sufficient Living

This post was originally published on this site Everything we do—communicate, cook, read, shower, laundry—has come to rely on cheap electricity. So, having some form of back-up power isn’t a bad idea, and it’s become easier to do so. The post How to Back-Up Your Power for Self-Sufficient Living appeared first on One Green Planet.

DIY: How to Season Firewood for Better Burning

This post was originally published on this site Heating with wood can actually be the most sustainable way we have of keeping our homes warm, but the crux to producing heat with wood is using seasoned firewood. The post DIY: How to Season Firewood for Better Burning appeared first on One Green Planet.

Growing Bananas at Home

This post was originally published on this site Growing banana plants at home is a much more promising undertaking than getting those plants to actually provide fruits, but here are some tips on growing banana plants and how to possible grow the fruit too! The post Growing Bananas at Home appeared first on One Green … Read moreGrowing Bananas at Home

DIY All-Natural Stain Remover

This post was originally published on this site Whether it’s the bathtub, a favorite t-shirt, or carpet, there’s an all-natural solution to try. The post DIY All-Natural Stain Remover appeared first on One Green Planet.

DIY Dental Care – Without the Plastic and Gross Chemicals

This post was originally published on this site Nowadays, we rely far too heavily on plastics, disposable products, and chemical solutions made by companies unconcerned with our bodies or the environment. It has compromised the planet, and it has compromised our health. Dental care is no different. The post DIY Dental Care – Without the … Read moreDIY Dental Care – Without the Plastic and Gross Chemicals