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Eco Friendly Transportation Hacks

Eco Friendly Transportation Hacks

Obligatory heads up about this blog post: We think respecting the environment is incredibly important,

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Eco Friendly Food Hacks

Eco Friendly Food Hacks

We think respecting the environment is incredibly important, and want to talk about some of the easiest ways in which...

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Best Environmentally Friendly Facebook Groups To Join

Best Environmentally Friendly Facebook Groups To Join

If you’re reading this blog, then chances are high that you are an environmentalist. Or at the very least, you...

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3 Eco Friendly Companies

3 Eco Friendly Companies

What are the differences between eco friendly and environmentally sustainable? At this point, they’re practically buzzwords due to the rate...

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Summer Sanctuary Giveaway

Summer Sanctuary Giveaway

Alabama Sawyer has been doing a lot of giveaways these past few weeks, and this week is no different!

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EastFork Pottery

EastFork Pottery

We are excited to announce that we’ve recently become affiliated with EastFork Pottery! In honor of our affiliation, let’s talk about...

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Clare Colors + Alabama Sawyer Woods

Clare Colors + Alabama Sawyer Woods

Clare brings you a wide variety of gorgeous paint colors and supplies to pick from. While we were looking through their...

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The Helm

The Helm

The Helm is a group of 80 + female owned businesses that we at Alabama Sawyer love to support

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Self Made Food Giveaway

Self Made Food Giveaway

Did you hear about our recent giveaway? It’s called the Self Made Foodie Giveaway

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2 Indoor Activities to Help You Beat the Heat

2 Indoor Activities to Help You Beat the Heat

Are you barely tolerating this midsummer Alabama heat? If you answered ‘yes’, I’m going to recommend some indoor activities to...

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Alabama the Beautiful | Taking Care of Our State

Alabama the Beautiful | Taking Care of Our State

On April the 29th at Homewood Public Library, there was a conference led by a group of local non profit...

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GASP Air Quality Widget

GASP Air Quality Widget

Here is a brief piece of info on the GASP air quality widget. Their website provides a useful widget that...

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Alabama's Recent Ban on Banning Plastic Bags | AL.com Article

Alabama's Recent Ban on Banning Plastic Bags | AL.com Article

Recently, the Alabama legislature passed a bill intended to prohibit the ban of plastic bags and other single use containers....

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3 Eco Friendly Ways To Repel Mosquitoes

3 Eco Friendly Ways To Repel Mosquitoes

It’s summer in Alabama, which means your body is gonna turn into a feeding ground for mosquitoes every time you...

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We Love Grove Collaborative!

We Love Grove Collaborative!

If you’re reading this, it seems likely that you have an interest in sustainable products. If you are interested, you’ve...

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Alabama Sawyer on Food52

Alabama Sawyer on Food52

If you haven’t seen what Alabama Sawyer is selling over on Food52, I’d strongly recommend you check it out. Some...

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Our Alabama Sawyer Google Reviews

Our Alabama Sawyer Google Reviews

Type 'Alabama Sawyer' in Google's search bar and you'll find that our store has three 5-star reviews. Two of those reviews...

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Our Etsy Product Reviews

Our Etsy Product Reviews

If you head over to Alabama Sawyer's Etsy page, you'll see that we have a total of thirty two 5-star reviews.

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Famous in AL: Sloss Furnace

Famous in AL: Sloss Furnace

Please note that “Famous in AL” is a series of blog posts on famous historical Alabama sites for the purpose...

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What Is ... Carbon Sequestration?

What Is ... Carbon Sequestration?

The long-term storage of carbon in plants, soils, geologic formations, and the ocean.

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Standard Table Heights

Standard Table Heights

There are standard table top heights, then there are custom table heights. The height of a custom table will vary...

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Butcher Block Counter Tops

Butcher Block Counter Tops

Remodelista recently published a blog titled, "Remodeling 101: All About Butcher Block Countertops." 

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Why is it hard to recycle glass in AL?

Why is it hard to recycle glass in AL?

Why is it so difficult to find places in Alabama that will recycle glass? I’m definitely not the first person...

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Earth Day

Earth Day

As you may or may not know, today (April 22nd) is Earth Day! If you've been living under a rock,...

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