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  • 13 Things You Should Know About Online Privacy>>

    Surfing the web can be a fun and productive experience, but you could be putting your personal information at risk. Here are 13 things you can do to keep your private data safe.>>

  • 4 Ways to Teach Your Kids to Garden>>

    Teach your children to grow their own food and flowers.>>

  • 9 Videos That Will Inspire You to Save the Planet>>

    From giving up on meat to living in a more sustainable home, it’s easier than you may think to make smarter choices that ultimately help protect our planet. Here are 10 informative and entertaining videos that will help you leave behind a smaller carbon footprint.>>

  • 15 Ways to Control Allergy Triggers at Home>>

    Research shows that indoor air pollution, often caused by dust mites and mould, can be up to 10 times greater than outdoor pollution. Use these easy tricks to avoid unnecessary allergy triggers in your home.>>

  • 10 Ways to Save Gas and Go Green>>

    Cut fuel consumption and air pollution by making these energy-saving changes to the way you drive.>>

  • 5 Tips to Green Your Home For Earth Day>>

    During the course of your day, there are little things you can do to help the environment, and surprisingly, also save you money.>>

  • Earth Day Quiz: Could You Save the Planet?>>

    Do you know how you can reduce, recycle and reuse and save money, too?>>

  • 10 Ways to Green the Easter Bunny>>

    Do your bit for Mother Nature (and all the bunnies!) by making this Easter an eco-friendly one. These 10 tips couldn't be easier, and will get the whole family thinking green.>>

  • 8 Deliciously Eco-Friendly Dishes>>

    Going veggie, even for just one day, can go a long way in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. To make it easy, here are eight delectable recipes that delete the meat. Try one or two—or all eight. Our beautiful blue planet will thank you.>>

  • 7 Secrets for a Greener Lawn>>

    The grass doesn’t have to be greener on your neighbours’s lawn. The best part? You don’t need costly lawn services or high-tech sprinkler systems. Here are seven tips to help you get there.>>

  • Quiz: Is Your Diet Killing the Planet?>>

    When we think about ways to help the planet, most of us focus on reducing waste and cutting energy usage. But have you considered changing how you eat?>>

  • 9 Ways to Reduce Waste (and Save Money)>>

    Do you really need to throw that out? Here's how to cut the amount of garbage your family produces, and help you save money while you're at it.>>

  • 5 Things to End Muscle Pain>>

    When our muscles ache, often our first instinct is to reach for the pill bottle. But even seemingly benign drugs such as ibuprofen and aspirin can, over time, increase your risk for ulcers, gastrointestinal bleeding, high blood pressure, and heart attacks. Fortunately, there are alternatives for dealing with muscle soreness.>>

  • 5 Ways to Make Wild Birds Happy>>

    By creating an environment that makes your feathered friends happy, you’ll keep them coming throughout the year. Here are five ways to make your yard the birds’ happy place.>>

  • 10 Quick Home Inspections to Do This Spring>>

    How well did your house survive winter? What kind of springtime repairs will need to be on your to-do list? Don’t let those questions nag at you. To prevent any nasty surprises, take an hour to do a home inspection. Here's how you can do it yourself.>>

  • 13 Things You Should Know About Customer Service>>

    If you feel like you aren't getting the results you want from your customer service rep, make sure you're keeping these 13 things in mind.>>

  • 14 Ways to Green Your Home>>

    Turn your household into an eco-oasis—and save money—with simple modifications.>>

  • The World’s Greatest Novel in Emoji>>

    We condensed the 635-page epic that is Moby Dick into a pretty funny, fairly tight emoji story. Yes, Melville is turning in his grave.>>

  • 13 Things Your Matchmaker Won't Tell You>>

    If you're looking for love online or being set up by a friend, here are 13 things your matchmaker might not tell you.>>

  • 5 Low-Cost Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day>>

    You don’t have to choose between your bank account and your love on Valentine’s Day. Here are low-cost but meaningful ways to celebrate.>>

  • 5 Things You Didn't Know About Olive Oil>>

    This pantry staple has more uses than you might think. Just take a look at these nine amazing facts about olive oil.>>

  • 5 Things to Help You Think Happier>>

    More and more research has shown the connection between the mind and body. Have a positive outlook on life, and you can boost your health. Learn to laugh off everyday stresses and you can avoid some ailments. The best thing, though: You can think yourself to a happier and healthier self.>>

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