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Tru Earth Eco strips laundry detergent reviews
Lifestyle and environment

Tru Earth Eco-Strip laundry soap reviewed as a liquid laundry detergent alternative laundry detergent work & clean clothes well? For our review, we decided to try the Tru Earth Eco-Strips in both a HE High-Efficiency Front-Loader and a regular, older top loader washing machine with agitator. ( Or in other words, we bought two packets, used one at our house and gave one to Mom to try in her...

What to do with old coffee grounds
Lifestyle and environment

Here is what old coffee grounds are good for - including skin care !

As we mentioned in our previous post, coffee has many magical properties but its magic should never be used on your precious gardens. We’ve already covered why coffee grounds are bad for your garden , from suppressing the growth of other plants, to making the soil too acidic. And even though most articles you will f...

Detergent-free eco friendly Laundry balls
Cleaning and maintenance

Do Laundry balls work?

While walking through a home show not long ago I came across a product that has always intrigued me, the laundry wash ball, some kind of magic bean that washes clothes without detergent. Curious but skeptical, I circled in for a closer look. As the Ecohome Network is considered a trusted source of green building and...