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4 Ways To Find Eco-Friendly Halloween Costumes On A Budget

What are you wearing for Halloween this year? Ditch the cheap, plastic costume from a big box or Halloween pop-up shop, and consider other more eco-friendly and affordable Halloween costume alternatives. Read on for four ways to find eco-friendly Halloween costumes on a budget! According to the National Retail Foundation, people in the United States …

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2 Simple DIYs for (Almost) Zero Waste Halloween Costumes

Make your Halloween more sustainable with these (almost) zero-waste easy DIY Halloween costumes, including some general tips that can be applied to make any costume more eco-friendly. These step-by-step tutorials for simple low waste Captain America and Elmo costumes are so easy just anyone can complete them.  This post contains affiliate links. Every year when …

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4 Easy Steps To Make Your Own DIY Lip Balm

Want to try making your own easy DIY lip balm? It’s simpler than you think. With just a few clean ingredients and about 30 minutes, you’ll have your own DIY lip balm without all the crummy ingredients from certain store-bought brands. You might surprise yourself when you learn how easy it is to make your …

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Why I’m Finally Sold On DIY and Clean Beauty Products

Do you use DIY or clean beauty products? I’ve incorporated more clean products in many aspects of life, but I’ve been hesitant to fully jump on the clean beauty bandwagon. I know it’s probably better for my body and my health, but it always felt so overwhelming. I had no idea where to start. However, …

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One Easy Trick to Reduce Seasonal Decor Clutter

Looking for simple and clutter-free seasonal decorating ideas? Here’s one idea to add a little festive touch to your home without stocking up on off-season clutter. While seasonal decorations feel festive and happy, they also create so much clutter that kind of drives me nuts. In season, I hesitate to put up too many decorations …

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Easy Tips to Bake a Sports Cake With Kids

Invite your kids to join you in the kitchen to bake their own sports-themed birthday cake. It’s easier than you think. You can definitely do it, and it’s a great way to introduce kids to the kitchen. Have you seen those ridiculous sports-themed birthday cakes on Pinterest that are so perfect you wonder who took …

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How to Make Easy 3-Ingredient Lotion and Sugar Scrub

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CreateWithOil #CollectiveBias Feet need a little TLC? Try these two simple 3-ingredient DIY recipes for coconut oil whipped lotion and sugar scrub. Add your favorite essential oil for clean beauty products in no time. Suns out, guns out.. …

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