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Eco House At Museum of Science and Industry

Just visited Chicago and was amazed at a beautiful eco friendly house designed by Michelle Kaufman of MKD that was IN the museum. The house has so many eco features both in the contruction, design, and furnishing.

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Setting An Eco Friendly Table

Prepare your table using eco friendly table decor and settings. A stunning addition to your table is a set of eco placements that presents an eye-catching design of foliage and fruit inspired by the remarkable beauty of the wine country. If you are all set with your table setting, don't forget to complement it with an elegant backdrop of wall art.

What's in Your Candles

It was sometime in the year 2000 that I became aware of the soot that came from my candles. I was living in England at the time, and my husband and I (and our twin boys) were about to move back to the states. As we were cleaning up our rented home, we noticed that in the bathroom, where we had daily burned a candle on the top of a wicker shelving unit, there was a lot of soot. When I say a lot, I don't mean it had a little on the wall just above the candle. I mean the kind of buildup of soot that was nearly impossible to clean off. In fact we gave up. We confessed our blunder to our landlord and suggested he keep our deposit (knowing he was going to have to repaint that room).

Do You Wear Shoes In Your House

Maybe you're one of those people who take their shoes off even if you're not asked to, or maybe you have a strict rule in your home that no one wears shoes in the house. Our house is a bit of a do as I say not as I do kinda house. My husband and my boys generally take off their shoes when they enter the house. I don't I may keep them on all day. But that's probably about to change.

5 Last Minute Eco Friendly Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Give your Mom a Spa Day at home - Make a homemade sugary scrub (1 cup brown sugar, 1 cup raw oatmeal, 1 cup olive oil mixed together)....

4 Ways to Perk Up your Eco Friendly Patio

You love to sit out on your deck or patio on a nice summer evening, but this year you want to take it up a notch, and really create an outdoor oasis. Imagine a warm night, glass of organic wine in your hand, your favorite person by your side, what else could you need? Here are some ideas!




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Eco House At Museum of Science and Industry

Setting An Eco Friendly Table

What's in Your Candles

Do You Wear Shoes in Your House

5 Last Minute Eco Friendly Mother's Day Gift Ideas

4 Ways to Perk Up your Eco Friendly Patio



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