Simple Energy Savings Methods for the Home

50 Ways to Save Energy

*Note: The following is a guest post by the lovely and knowledgeable Uma Campbell of Uma J. Campbell, writing in behalf of Homeselfe.com.

Energy is the foundation of life as we know it, and our ability to control it has made our lives easier than many people believed would be possible. Just think about how easy it is to heat up a house, light up thousands of square feet of office space, or travel around the world in less than a day.

Wildlife Sanctuaries

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Wildlife sanctuaries provide a place of refuge and safety for abused, abandoned, injured, or captive wildlife. They are engineered to provide dignity and peace as these animals live out their lives.

How to Plan an Environmentally-Friendly Easter

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Spring keeps sending nice teasing days of warmth and sunshine as small teasers of what’s to come. One of the things to come as spring approaches, though, is Easter. For those of us making the commitment to live greener lives, Easter can present a few moments of unease. There are so many unknowns when it comes to Easter and just how green it is. These green ideas will help you stay true to the traditions of Easter, without causing unintentional harm to your family or the planet.

Tips for an Eco-Friendly Baby Nursery

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Very few things in life are more exciting than putting together your baby’s nursery. You have so many dreams, hopes, and plans for the new life you’re bringing into the world, and want to create a perfect welcome home for your little one.

Planning an Environmentally Friendly Valentine’s Day

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Valentine’s Day is a day each year that is set aside to honor your sweetheart. You have many options available to you to celebrate this important day for couples. But choosing to go a greener, more earth-friendly route really makes a statement about your love for each other and the planet you call home.

Downsizing to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

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When most people think of downsizing to reduce their carbon footprint, the immediate thought that comes to mind is tiny houses, where four people try to squeeze themselves and their most prized worldly possessions into a home that’s smaller than the average RV to live. While that’s certainly one way to do it, it isn’t the only way, and it isn’t even a necessary way to reduce your carbon footprint.

Rethinking What You Drink: Bottled Water Vs. Tap Water

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Water is essential for life. It is clean, refreshing, and critical for maintaining health and body functions such as temperature regulation, joint lubrication, and eliminating waste. Without an adequate amount of water, dehydration occurs, which results in cramping and muscle weakness as well as increased risks of heatstroke or heat exhaustion.

Top Mattress Review Websites Feature PlushBeds’ Botanical Bliss

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Latex Mattress Confirm Exceptional Value

We are pleased to announce that recently our Botanical Bliss 100% natural latex mattress has been experienced and reviewed by two of the top mattress review websites!

Introducing PlushBeds Orthopedic Foundations

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Great mattresses deserve a great foundation. That’s exactly what you’ll get with the new orthopedic foundations PlushBeds has to offer. Foundations provide support for the mattresses you place on top of them. PlushBeds now offers two different types of orthopedic foundations in the PlushBeds Orthopedic Foundation and the Low Profile Orthopedic Foundation.

Practical Green Resolutions for the New Year

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As the turn of the New Year occurs, many thoughts turn to making changes in the coming year. New Year’s resolutions are an important part of the tradition for many people. “Out with the old and in with the new,” could very well be the motto of this particular celebration in the hearts and minds of so many. Why not make a few practical and green resolutions this year, like some of those listed below?