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44 Best songs to celebrate LGBTQIA+ pride and why

44 Best songs to celebrate LGBTQIA+ pride and why

June especially means the celebration of Pride Month and since music is the universal language, what better way to celebrate it than to crank up a playlist of the best songs to celebrate LGBTQIA+? Here are 44 awesome songs to stir the heart and move the hips. Let’s all celebrate as if we were at a Fire Island party!  Hit play, and let your rainbow energy flow.  1. Heather, Conan Gray                                         On the topic of love, it really sucks when your...

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5 easy ways to reduce the carbon footprint of your fashion choices

5 easy ways to reduce the carbon footprint of your fashion choices

Yes, our fashion choices impact the world: the fashion industry is a top global polluter. So, yes, your choices towards each brand you direct your money to, matter. Fast fashion is not sustainable, and fast fashion brands will definitely not become sustainable any time soon. Your choices have an impact. It's up to you whether that impact is positive or negative. Climate change was described by naturalist David Attenborough as the biggest threat to security that modern humans have ever faced.  Intense drought, storms, rising sea levels, melting glaciers, heat waves, and warming oceans… These are all challenges we are...

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5 easy ways to reduce the carbon footprint of your beauty habits

5 easy ways to reduce the carbon footprint of your beauty habits

Beauty products can have such a negative impact on the environment, choking landfills with trash and polluting our waterways. But, did you know that your carbon footprint can be reduced by just making a few tiny changes in your beauty habits? We’ll get there in a second, after shedding some light on the problem as a whole.  When it comes to eco-friendly beauty, there are now a lot of impressive-sounding terms making waves. From “plastic-free”, to “green”, to “clean”, to “sustainable beauty”, to the latest “carbon-neutral beauty” - these eco buzzwords have all grown in popularity, yet … Do we...

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5 easy ways to reduce the carbon footprint of your workday routine

5 easy ways to reduce the carbon footprint of your workday routine

It’s so easy to feel overwhelmed by conflicting statistics and information about climate change, carbon footprint, sustainability, and more… We want to make a difference in the world but don’t know where to start. With that in mind and in order to help minimize the information overload, we’ve put together 5 easy ways to reduce the carbon footprint of your workday routine.  First things first, let’s start by introducing some important concepts.  What is a carbon footprint?  Whether we realize it or not, from the moment we wake up to the moment we rest our heads at night, we’re contributing...

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