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How to Make Your Own DIY Fruit and Vegetable Wash

How to Make Your Own DIY Fruit and Vegetable Wash

When it comes to keeping your family safe and healthy, washing fruits and vegetables properly is a crucial step. Most of us rinse produce under water, but that often isn’t enough to remove pesticides, wax, and other residues. With L'AVANT Collective’s plant-based dish soap, you can create an effective fruit and vegetable wash that helps ensure your produce is clean and safe to eat. Here's how you can wash your fruits and vegetables with dish soap: Why Use L'AVANT Collective's Dish Soap for Produce? L'AVANT Collective's plant-based dish soap is a powerful, yet gentle, cleaner. It is made from natural ingredients and free from harsh...

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5 Simple Swaps to Reduce Plastic Waste at Home

5 Simple Swaps to Reduce Plastic Waste at Home

Reducing plastic waste is an important step towards a more sustainable lifestyle. By making a few simple swaps, you can significantly cut down on the amount of plastic you use at home. Here are five easy changes you can implement today to help reduce plastic waste:1. Switch to Refillable Bottles for Cleaning Products One of the biggest sources of plastic waste in households is single-use plastic bottles for cleaning products. Switching to refillable bottles is a simple and effective way to reduce this waste.How to Make the Swap: Purchase reusable glass bottles from L'AVANT Collective and choose from our wide variety...

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How to Remove Common Summertime Stains

How to Remove Common Summertime Stains

Summer get-togethers are a cherished tradition, but they often leave behind stubborn stains on clothing, tablecloths, and outdoor furniture. Fortunately, you can tackle these common party stains using eco-friendly, plant-based cleaners. In this guide, we will discuss effective methods for removing BBQ sauce, mustard, charcoal, and more, ensuring your outdoor gatherings remain worry-free and your fabrics and furniture stay spotless. How to Remove BBQ Sauce Stains BBQ sauce, with its deep color and sticky consistency, can be particularly challenging to remove. Here’s a step-by-step method:Blot the Stain: Use a clean cloth to blot the excess sauce without rubbing it deeper into the...

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Empowering Kids with Age-Appropriate Chores for the Summer

Empowering Kids with Age-Appropriate Chores for the Summer

As school doors swing shut for the summer, our homes burst into life with the energy of kids ready for their holidays. Summer isn't just a break from school—it's the perfect time to introduce children to new responsibilities. Integrating age-appropriate chores into their routine not only helps keep your home organized but also instills a sense of work ethic and responsibility. It's also an excellent opportunity to introduce them to eco-friendly practices that benefit our planet.   The Benefits of Chores Assigning chores to children can have a multitude of benefits. It teaches them about teamwork, responsibility, and the importance...

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Bergamot Essential Oil Benefits

Bergamot Essential Oil Benefits

Bergamot essential oil is a staple in aromatherapy, cherished for its distinctive citrus scent with a subtle floral hint. Derived from the peel of the bergamot orange, this oil has a storied history and a versatile profile that integrates seamlessly into various wellness practices. Read on to see how bergamot essential oil can make a valuable addition to your daily life and wellness regimen. What is Bergamot? Bergamot is a distinctive citrus fruit, predominantly cultivated in the lush regions of southern Italy. Unlike its citrus cousins, bergamot is prized for its unique ability to be both uplifting and calming. The essential oil is cold-pressed...

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Top 5 Practical Mother's Day Gifts for Mom in 2024

Top 5 Practical Mother's Day Gifts for Mom in 2024

As Mother’s Day approaches, it’s time to think about how you can show the special women in your life just how much you appreciate them. While flowers and cards are lovely, why not consider something practical that adds value and ease to her daily routine? Here are our top 5 practical Mother’s Day gifts for 2024: 1. Eco-Friendly Cleaning Kit Moms who appreciate sustainability will love a kit filled with plant-based cleaning products. L'AVANT Collective offers a range of high-performance, plant-based cleaning solutions that are both effective and beautifully packaged. Our Dish & Hand Soap Set and Luxury Laundry Kit are...

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How to Get Red Wine Stains Out of Clothes

How to Get Red Wine Stains Out of Clothes

Accidentally spilling wine on your clothing can be frustrating, but if you act quickly, you can remove the stain completely. Follow these steps for the best way to remove wine stains. Step 1: Blot the Stain Immediately As soon as wine is spilled, take a clean, dry cloth and gently blot the stain. This helps to soak up excess wine, reducing the amount that sinks into the fabric. Remember to dab gently rather than rub to avoid pushing the wine deeper into the fabric. Step 2: Rinse with Cold Water Immediately after blotting, rinse the stain under cold running water....

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11 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2024

11 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2024

Earth Day is April 22, 2024 and it's the perfect time to think about the impact our daily choices have on the planet. With our commitment to sustainable, plant-based cleaning products, we believe in making every day Earth Day. You can embrace a more eco-friendly lifestyle with just a few small, mindful changes, and that decision can help to ensure a healthier planet for future generations.How to Incorporate Sustainable Practices This Earth Day1. Refill and Reuse: Begin by minimizing your waste footprint. Choosing refillable products is a simple yet effective way to contribute to environmental conservation. L'AVANT Collective’s stylish, reusable bottles not only look great but also...

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