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    How to Make Your Own Cleaning Products

    It’s easy to make your own household cleaning products using non-toxic ingredients you can buy from the grocery store. I’ve been using these simple cleaning solutions f...

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    Top 9 Easiest Ways To Go Green in Nashville

    It’s easy for individuals to defer to businesses when discussing ways to reduce carbon emissions.  Although businesses, manufacturing and commerce related activities do account for...

  • These outfits, including shoes and handbag, cost around $50 each and are on trend for 2015.  Try finding that at the mall.

    Goodwill Treasure Hunt

    We went hunting for thrift store treasures.  Take a look at what we found! Goodwill is a treasure hunt with no map to mark the spot.  Instead vintage-lovers must methodically surve...

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    Recycling Batteries

    We are obsessed with our technologies. Gadgets and gizmos entertain us, connect us, and inform us.  Though these electronics make our lives more comfortable, they come with a cost....

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    Create a Mini Landscape

    Let your imagination run wild with these tiny worlds you can create. You can make your own terrarium using a variety of thrift store glass ware and microscaping, landscaping on a m...

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    Is Your Sunscreen Toxic?

    Natural Sunscreen Without Oxybenzone Sunscreen causing cancer gets the hottest health topic award this summer. It’s a confounding problem that doesn’t seem to have any solution (ot...

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    Eco Fashion Advice

    Having too much of everything has become a common first-world problem.  Mass-produced apparel from stores at the mall (Chinese imports, usually) falls apart after one wash and is t...

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    Ghosts of Parties Past

    Nashville Fashion Secrets That amazing dress you wore several years ago has somehow lost its sparkle.  You’re tired of buying home decor from Target, only to find your girlfr...

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    Locally Sourced Coffee and Fare

    Have you ever had the experience of walking into a typical artisanal coffee shop.  The baristas peer down at you over the rims of their designer glasses.  They judge if you are wor...

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    Why Compost?

    Compost is good; sloppy garbage heaps are bad.  Learn how to create compost and not a mound of rotten trash. How to Create Compost Step 1: Choose a Location Decide where to place y...

Little Harpeth Brewing

Nothing is better than an ice cold beer on a hot summer’s day.  Except perhaps a handcrafted German-style lager that is smooth as mother’s milk.  Situated on the east bank of downt...

Urban Grub

Chef Edgar Pendley’s passion for meat is evident by his forearms – and onsight curing rooms.  Pendley loves his meat, and so do his customers, who now flock to Urban Grub, on...

Goodwill Treasure Hunt

We went hunting for thrift store treasures.  Take a look at what we found! Goodwill is a treasure hunt with no map to mark the spot.  Instead vintage-lovers must methodically surve...

Eco Fashion Advice

Having too much of everything has become a common first-world problem.  Mass-produced apparel from stores at the mall (Chinese imports, usually) falls apart after one wash and is t...

Ghosts of Parties Past

Nashville Fashion Secrets That amazing dress you wore several years ago has somehow lost its sparkle.  You’re tired of buying home decor from Target, only to find your girlfr...

Is Your Sunscreen Toxic?

Natural Sunscreen Without Oxybenzone Sunscreen causing cancer gets the hottest health topic award this summer. It’s a confounding problem that doesn’t seem to have any solution (ot...

Locally Sourced Coffee and Fare

Have you ever had the experience of walking into a typical artisanal coffee shop.  The baristas peer down at you over the rims of their designer glasses.  They judge if you are wor...

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