Seasonal Tips

Setting 2022 Goals That Help The World

January 3, 2022

Any time a new year starts we all begin thinking about what we can do differently. It’s how the tradition of setting New Year’s resolutions came about. While most are personal and about how we can improve ourselves, maybe this year, instead of looking inward, we look outward. Rather than […]

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Sustainability Tips To Make The Holidays A Little Happier

November 30, 2021

We can’t be the only ones especially excited to celebrate the holidays this year. As we look forward to the songs, the decorating, the gift-giving, and the baking (oh, the baking!) we’re also focusing on how we can go a little greener this year. We all share responsibility for the […]

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Spruce Up Your Space: Plant A Tree

September 24, 2021

Warm mugs of apple cider. Oversized plaid scarves. Leaf peeping. All of these are signs of fall but they’re also signs of peak tree-planting season. Trees provide a ton of benefits – for both humans and habitats. And planting trees in the fall is ideal because it gives them an […]

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Spring Into Sustainable Eating

May 27, 2021

For most of us, the presence of Spring includes not just the return of fresh air and sunshine but also a return to lighter, fresher meals. Comfort casseroles are delicious but as the days get longer, it feels good to take advantage of the bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables. […]

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Reset Your Resolutions For A Greener New Year

December 21, 2020

Who can resist making at least a few New Year’s resolutions? Like buying school supplies in September, it’s exciting to feel like you’re getting a fresh start. This year, add a twist to your resolutions by making changes that lead to a healthier home, a healthier you and a healthier […]

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One Tank Holiday Road Trips

November 30, 2020

There’s no better way to kick off the holiday season than to hop in the car and explore spots that are an easy, fun drive away. These mini-trips are just a few hours and one tank of gas away from the metro areas of Syracuse, Denver and Tucson. This winter, […]

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Surviving and Thriving In A Colorado Winter

October 30, 2020

Winter is coming. (Sorry, we couldn’t resist.) Whether it’s your first Colorado winter or your fiftieth, it pays to take steps now to prepare for the coming season. Here are our best “get ready” tips.  Get It In Gear One of the notable things about Colorado winters is that conditions […]

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5 Cool Ways to Beat the Tucson Heat

July 1, 2020

Summer heat in Tucson is no joke. From June to September, Arizona is literally one of the hottest places on earth. With the sun blazing pretty much all day everyday, it can be a serious challenge to stay cool.  But the city has been around for a long time. And […]

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5 Effective (And Fun!) Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

April 9, 2020

Holidays are a great excuse to celebrate, right? Earth Day should be no exception. Since it’s a new(ish) holiday, there really aren’t many Earth Day traditions. Yet. Just like Christmas has trees and the Fourth has hot dogs, why not create some traditions for Earth Day? Instead of heading to […]

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Revamp Your Spring Cleaning With Homemade Alternatives

February 16, 2020

After a stuffy, cold winter, spring cleaning is the breath of fresh air that you and your entire house needs. This year, stay away from harsh chemicals and use cleaning products and methods that are safe for your family and eco-friendly. Here are 4 spring cleaning tips that can give […]

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