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By Michael Dregni
Try these three free online calculators to find out.
a water bottle in a reusable tote bag
By Experience Life Staff
Looking to stay hydrated? Try one of these five reusable water bottles, including one that filters tap water on the spot.
a couple does the laundry
By Katie Dohman
Stop fast fashion in its tracks by preserving what's already in your closet.
various soap and lotion dispensers
By Jessie Sholl
Many of the most popular personal-care items contain toxins that can mess with your health. Here are ingredients to avoid — and tips for finding worthy alternatives.
an array of beauty products
By Jessie Sholl
Many of the most popular personal-care items contain toxins that can mess with your health. Here are ingredients to avoid — and tips for finding worthy alternatives.
a array of colorful high heel shoes
By Katie Dohman
Industry insiders offer tips on how to make your style more sustainable.
a row of glass spice jars filled with colorful spices
By Experience Life Staff
High-quality, fair-trade seasonings that make everything taste better.
cardboard boxes sit on a doorstep
By Kaelyn Riley
Why shopping at a brick-and-mortar store might be a greener option than ordering online.
Bahram Akradi, the founder, chairman, and CEO of Life Time — Healthy Way of Life.
By Bahram Akradi
When there are choices that are good for us and the broader system, there is a collective opportunity for more significant change.
a variety of makeup products
By Molly Tynjala
It's hard to know. Why? Federal rules regulating the cosmetic industry have not been updated for more than 80 years.
a small green plant in a brightly lit, white room
By Kim Syrios
Simple steps to clear the air inside your house.
Christine Platt
By Courtney Helgoe
For the author, advocate, and Afrominimalist, there’s more than one way to live a simpler life.
a serene ocean scene
By Heidi Wachter
Take these simple actions to help support the Great Lakes and waterways across the globe.
The Splitrock Lighthouse in Minnesota
By Heidi Wachter
The Great Lakes are critical to our environment, cultures, and economy — and even our spiritual lives. But they are under threat on many fronts. Here's how you can help.
a woman wearing headphones
By Karen Bannan
From quiet to deafening, here are average decibel levels for everyday sounds in the world around us.
two sets of feet with hiking boots overlooking a mountain lake
By Molly Tynjala
Learn how going outdoors can help ease depression and hypertension and improve resiliency and immunity.
Bahram Akradi, the founder, chairman, and CEO of Life Time — Healthy Way of Life.
By Bahram Akradi
For the good of our planet and our health, it’s time to rethink our habits around single-use plastics.
a man rests his arms over a tree branch and looks into the ocean
By Karen Bannan
Excess noise isn’t just irritating — it can undermine your health. Learn why it’s important to calm the clamor with these strategies.
jars filled with various fruits and vegetables
By Robin Asbell
Canning is making a comeback. Preserve your summer and fall produce like a pro with these beginner recipes.
hands hold dirt with a small plant
By Courtney Helgoe
The health of the planet and of humans is one and the same.
a plastic water bottle and face mask float in water
By Michael Dregni
There's been a steep increase in the use of single-use plastic since the pandemic hit — here's why.
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