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Small Footprints
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Wildlife gardening tips!
Invite bats and other helpful animals.

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How to Create a Wildlife-Friendly Backyard
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Thoughts on Composting
Most people talk about composting as a viable alternative to tossing things into a landfill, but I was curious about how many people actually make the effort. I was also interested to learn about the reasons why folks don't compost. That was the focus of Ap...
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Have you heard of the "no till" method of gardening?  That's this week's #CTWW effort to protect our soil.  Will you join us?
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Farmers have been tilling for so long it requires a complete mindset change. But it is SO worthwhile not to till. Planting intelligently is definitely the way to go! Thanks for a great challenge +Small Footprints 
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Beautiful Day, Everyone! Thank you to everyone that shared their amazing projects last week! I’m always impressed, we had so many outstanding projects that are shared at this party! WE LOVE YOU, GUYS ! We couldn’t have such a...
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In this #CTWW post, I learned that some commercial brands of mulch contain dye.  My question:  WHY?  http://vicalitysantacruz.com/mulch/
Mulch now to rescue your gardens. Mulching is great for your garden and it's an important part of water conservation. Help your plants endure this coming summer… Mulching can reduce water evaporation from soil by as much as 50 percent. It also protects soil from erosion and blocks weeds from ...
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I have often wondered about that myself. I guess some people want a coordinated look. I like the natural look myself. All of ours is from the trees we lost last winter's ice storm.
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Guest Post - Encouraging Manufacturers to Help Preserve the Environment
We count on our manufacturing companies for everything from the windows in our homes to the bricks and steel supporting our cities’ tallest skyscrapers. The finished products these companies create are often beautiful and needed, but the environmental impac...
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I asked people if they compost or not ... the answers were interesting. 
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I particularly liked your suggestions on how to overcome the problems people people quoted for not composting. There's really no excuse not to!
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Thoughts on Composting
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Change The World Wednesday (#CTWW) - No Till Gardening
Welcome to Change The World Wednesday (#CTWW)! Wondering how to live greener? You've come to the right place. Each week we challenge ourselves to try a new task ... or "amp up" something we're already doing. We raise our awareness, learn from each other ...
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Typically, companies that manufacture "stuff" create a lot of waste which gets sent to landfills.  Here's a company which is trying to reuse and recycle instead of trashing! +Thompson Creek Window Company 
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Oooh, such sweeties :)
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