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I am a mom, an Earth Scientist and a syndicated columnist. My passion is showing others how easy and economical it is to reduce your eco-footprint on Earth and why it's so important. It's the everyday green living solutions that have the most impact and you can learn more at www.DoYourPart.com

  • Summer bummers?

    No need to let things like itchy bug bites, painful sunburns, or even a few scraped knees and elbows get you down for long. Head to your pantry for a few all natural solutions that can bring powerful relief.

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  • Do Your Part: Little Things Make all the Difference

    Most of us have heard about all the big ways we can lead greener lives. We can do everything from buy a hybrid car to install solar panels on our roofs. However, there are also small ways to Do Your Part everyday that really can make all the difference in the world. Remember, at the core of "going green" is simply to use less stuff and extend the life of what you already have.

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  • Do Your Part To Prevent Winter's Bite

    The winter chill is moving south and preparing to take a bite from our bank accounts. We've all heard that winterizing our homes will help keep utility costs down and is easier on the environment. Here's a short list of options that are simple to do that will yield the most immediate results. Do Your Part and put a few to use in your home today and be on your way to saving energy and money!

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  • Do Your Part For An Eek-O-Friendly Halloween

    There's nothing scary about incorporating a little green into your traditional black and orange Halloween.

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  • Green Labels You Can Trust

    Are you a green shopper? Do you regularly seek out products that claim to better for the planet? These days, it's getting harder and harder to know which products are truly better for you and the environment.

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  • Natural Solutions For Bedbugs

    Everyone seems to be talking about bedbugs these days.  Honestly I thought they were imaginary bugs that parents teased their children about at bedtime "sleep tight, don't let the bedbugs bite".  Now we all know that these little buggers are real and they are rapidly becoming a big problem.

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  • Do Your Part For Our Four Legged Friends

    Anyone that knows me knows I love animals! Over the years I've had cats, dogs, rabbits, hamsters and guinea pigs.

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  • Meatless Mondays: Can Your Family Really Do It?

    When you stop and really think about all the meat you consume in just one day, it starts to really add up.

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  • Better Seafood Choices

    These days seafood lovers are justifiably concerned about the fish and shellfish they buy in grocery stores or order in a restaurant.

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  • Turn Used Ink Cartridges Into Money

    Did you know that Americans use hundreds of millions of ink and toner cartridges for printers every year? And, estimates are that 70 percent of those are being sent straight to our landfills.

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