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How Alexa’s Skills will Make You Eco Conscious

Alexa’s Skills will make you more eco conscious, and I will tell you how.   Since the boom of the Internet of Things, technology is growing faster than ever. While this is exciting and down right awesome, we must keep in mind the footprint we are leaving behind with all of these devices. Overall the…

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Environmentally Friendly Technology: Samsung SmartThings Hub

Shop This Item on Amazon Environmentally Friendly Technology Samsung SmartThings Hub If you want your house to be smart, then it needs a brain. So take a trip to the wizard and get yourself a Samsung SmartThings Hub. This piece of environmentally friendly technology is a great addition to anyones smart house. The Samsung SmartThings…

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12 Unique and Sustainable Gifts

Sustainable Gift

With the holidays around the corner and birthdays popping up left and right,  finding sustainable gifts that truly make the ones we love happy can be a difficult task.  Alas we, at The Mindful Merchants, have come up with a list of 12 Unique and Sustainable Gifts for the “big kids” in our lives. After…

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11 Sustainable Gift Ideas for Kids

Whether it’s for a holiday, a birthday or just because you love them, this following list of 11 sustainable gift ideas will help you buy the kids in your life presents that are both educational and eco-friendly. In no particular order, our choices for this blog include puzzles, bath toys, dolls, building blocks, and more, aimed to please kids…

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Healthy Thanksgiving Sides & Ingredients

While we prefer food made from scratch using organic, local ingredients, we understand that not everyone is a culinary master, or has access to every ingredient they want at their Thanksgiving table at a farmer’s market. So, we at the Mindful Merchants, are bringing you a list to help create some of your favorite healthy…

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Bring Back Trick-or-Treating with Healthy Halloween Treats

As you walk down the street, orange and purple lights twinkle in the dark and spooky music fills the air. Pumpkins carved craftily into faces line the walkways to houses equipped with rocking chairs filled with your neighbors dressed up as ghouls. You reach into the bowl in front of the door and pull out a sweet treat.…

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Ethically Sourced Men’s Clothing

As a man who shops for ethically sourced men’s clothing I know that it is hard to find clothing that is a.) at a reasonable price and b.) made in a safe environment. Eco friendly shopping can be very difficult and let’s face it, if you want to shop consignment you have more luck finding…

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Go Back to School with Eco Friendly School Supplies!

Whether you’re a student or a parent, going back to school is an exciting and busy time. We at The Mindful Merchants know just how important it is to be prepared for the upcoming school year. This list of eco friendly school supplies will not only get you stocked up on high quality and affordable…

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