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Upcycle or Recycle? 4 Questions to Help You Decide

Upcycling materials is a fun way to embrace a green and sustainable lifestyle. Your plastic bottles can become planters, your old towels can become dish rags, and your worn-out clothes can become quilt squares. That old bedframe could frame pictures on the wall. But are you completing your upcycle projects or just collecting materials? One […]

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5 Eco-Friendly Ways to Reduce Stress

Stress is something we all have to tackle, whether it be due to work, bills, or a busy schedule. That’s why it is so important to find time to relax every week. If you’re eco-conscious, you may feel even better about your relaxation time if you can find green ways to reduce stress. Fortunately, relaxation […]

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4 Tips for Sustainable Grocery Shopping

At Western National, we believe that living sustainably doesn’t have to be hard. In fact, changing a few habits can dramatically improve your impact on the planet. One of the easiest ways to reduce your carbon footprint is to adjust the way you shop for food. These four tips for sustainable grocery shopping will help […]

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