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Searching for the best eco-friendly solutions to your green lifestyle? As the environmentally friendly market grows, we are being marketed to by companies good and bad. Terms like “free trade” and “organic” are thrown around loosely. What do they really mean? And how can you be sure that the products you’re buying are really good for the environment, and for you? We regularly review products and services for this reason. See something we missed? Just ask us to review it in our reader questions!

Best Sewing Machine Brands: Juki vs Janome vs Singer vs Brother

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Close up of needle on sewing machineSewing is a hobby that takes a lot of patience, but you don’t have to get all torn up over an old or poor quality machine. You can save money creating your own garments while contributing to a greener planet with home-made clothes…

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Best Online Thrift Stores & Consignment Websites: Swap vs thredUP vs Poshmark vs Tradesy vs The RealReal & More

Want to make some money off your gently used clothes and keep your unwanted stuff out of the landfills? You can sell used clothes through a thrift shop online. Some consignors have made more than $1,000 by utilizing these designer consignment websites.

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The Best SodaStream Model Comparison: One Touch vs Aqua Fizz vs Fizzi vs Power vs Source vs Genesis

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You can make soda and sparkling water in 30 seconds or less with a SodaStream. Choose from more than 100 of the best SodaStream flavors or use fruit juice as a syrup. Either way, you’ll be consuming less sugar than what’s in store-bought sodas, and the “stay-fizzy” closures keep your drinks carbonated longer too. Learn how to stay healthy while reducing plastic bottle and aluminum can waste in our SodaStream model comparison…

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Turo Reviews: Is it the Airbnb of Cars?

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Traveling and need a way to get around town to explore on your own? Or carless and looking for a way to run errands? Car rentals are the more traditional route to go, but car sharing services like Zipcar and Car2Go are racing to give consumers more options and flexibility to rent short-term vehicles. But what if those services don’t exist in your city, or you need a car for a more extended period? Thanks to Turo (formerly RelayRides) you can rent vehicles from others who aren’t using them (like the Airbnb for cars) and often they’ll be more convenient and affordable than other car rental services. Learn more about how Turo car rental works, how much it costs and more (including our personal experience using the service) in our Turo Reviews…

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Best Kettle And Teapots (By Type)

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There’s nothing better than a hot cup of tea (especially on a cold or rainy day). Tea kettles and pots come in all shapes and sizes with various features. From classic cast iron kettles to fancy electric ones with all the bells and whistles (literally). Which kettle is your cup of tea?…

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Best Electric Lawn Mower: Sun Joe vs GreenWorks vs Ego vs Black & Decker

Want to rid your lawn chores of gas fumes and pull cords? An electric lawn mower could be the perfect solution, especially if you’re committed to being as environmentally friendly as possible. In years past, electric mowers haven’t really cut it power-wise. But many of today’s models sport enough juice to do your yard justice. Read on for our best electric lawn mower reviews and to learn which products we recommend…

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Best Gummy Vitamins: Improve Your Health Today

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Handfull of gummy vitaminsSick of taking horse-sized multivitamin? Does the thought of taking pills make you nauseous? Getting your supplements doesn’t have to be miserable! Give gummy vitamins a try. They smell (and taste) way better!

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