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My Apple Watch Band Smells: 8 Ways to Clean and Prevent It From Smelling

You’ve been working hard on your fitness or at the very least moving around quite a bit with your Apple Watch. Now, your shiny new...
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How to Clean a Phone Charging Port

Whether you have an iPhone or Android, it’s important to keep your phone’s charging port clean. Learn why it’s important to routinely clean your charging...
How to Connect to the Nature Around You!

How to Connect to the Nature Around You!

Photo by Beli_photos from Canva Pro These days it seems that there are billions of things fighting for your attention at all times, from latest...
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The Construct of Trash

By, Ross Reid Ross Reid, the 'nerd' behind Nerdy About Nature mission to inspire folks from all over Cascadia and beyond to get out and explore...
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How to Keep Your Phone Warm During Winter

  Source: Harbucks/Shutterstock.com Apple specifications indicate that their iPhone’s operating ambient temperature must be somewhere between 32° to 95° F (0° to 35° C). And...
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Dropped Your AirPods in Water? Here's What You Need to Do

Source: Yasar Turanli/Shutterstock.com Dropped your AirPods in water? We’re sorry to hear that! Fortunately, our team has outlined some helpful recommendations for preventing water damage...
How to Reduce Plastic Use This New Year

How to Reduce Plastic Use This New Year

When you see the headlines and heed the warnings about climate change, it can be somewhat overwhelming. Even a little frightening. You want to help...
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iPhone Durability: Which Phone Is Most Durable?

Source: oasisamuel/Shutterstock.com It seems that Apple is always trying to outdo itself when it comes to their device’s durability. Each year a new iPhone is...
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Blue Light Glasses vs. Night Mode: What Should You Use?

Truth be told, we probably all spend a little too much time staring at our screens. Kids and adults alike should really learn to reduce...
The Green Glossary: 17 Sustainability Words Everyone Should Know

The Green Glossary: 17 Sustainability Words Everyone Should Know

Shopping sustainably can be intimidating. There are lots of words to learn, sometimes used to completely greenwash you. So to shop smart and live a...
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How to Clean Your Phone Screen Properly

Source: Jason Busa/Shutterstock.com Our phone screens can get rather grimy. And while we all do our best to wipe down our phones every day from...
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Pixel 5a 5G vs. 4a 5G: 5 Key Differences

Source: Mr.Mikla/Shutterstock.com If you are looking for a phone with 5G, Google’s phone brand, the Pixel, offers several top-notch options. The Pixel 5, Pixel 5a...
Why You Need to Start Composting at Home

Why You Need to Start Composting at Home

As awareness of our impact on the environment increases, more and more people are turning to home gardening. Regardless of whether you’re maintaining a small...
Green Gift Guide: 10 Sustainable Gift Ideas

Green Gift Guide: 10 Sustainable Gift Ideas

Are you looking for green gift ideas? If you have an earth-loving family member with a birthday on the horizon or want to start conjuring...
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iPhone 13 vs. iPhone 12: All the Key Differences

Source: NYC Russ/Shutterstock.com Considering a phone upgrade to the latest iPhone 13? While the iPhone 12 models were fantastic phones, Apple is consistent, constantly raising...
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iPhone 13 Design and Features: Everything You Need to Know

Source:  Yalcin Sonat/Shutterstock.com If you’re desperate to upgrade your phone, the iPhone 13 looks rather tempting. Scratch that. No, it looks incredible. Of course, there...
20 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Waste

20 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Waste

From wanting to be more sustainable to saving all the sea creatures in the ocean from plastic, there are plenty of reasons for reducing your personal...
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Pela x steep & mellow

Here at Pela, we love to partner with brands that share our belief to provide products that are empowering, supporting both people AND our planet....
What Is Upcycling

What Is Upcycling?

Pela is known for our compostable phone cases and other phone accessories like our AirPods cases and Apple Watch bands. However, one thing that is...
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How to Stop Dropping Your Phone: 7 Helpful Tips

Source: encierro/Shutterstock.com When it comes to preventing phone damage, common sense goes a long way. You wouldn’t pull your phone out at a rowdy concert...
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How to Remove Scratches From a Phone Touch Screen

Source: New Africa/Shutterstock.com Our phones go with us on all kinds of adventures and see all types of everyday wear and tear. From face plants...
5 Teen Eco-Activists You Should Follow Right Now

5 Teen Eco-Activists You Should Follow Right Now

Some of the most passionate, social media-savvy, and outspoken voices on global issues are the teens of Gen-Z. These young activists are asking the hard...
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Does the iPhone 11 Need a Screen Protector?

Source: ViktoriyaFivko/Shutterstock.com  Congratulations, you just got one of Apple’s iPhone 11 models. Now, you get to accessorize. But the big question on your mind: Does...
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How to Clean Your AirPods Case

Source: i am Em/Shutterstock.com From the lint in our pockets to the wax inside our ears, AirPods pick up much more than just a Bluetooth...

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Blue Light Glasses vs. Night Mode: What Should You Use?

Truth be told, we probably all spend a little too much time staring at our screens. Kids and adults alike should really learn to reduce...
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Are AirPods Worth It?

Whether you’re an Android user curious about using AirPods or a loyal Apple fan just trying to figure out if you should get the AirPods...
14 Reasons to Ditch Plastic Phone Cases

14 Reasons to Ditch Plastic Phone Cases

The verdict is in. Plastic smartphone cases are destroying our planet. If you're still using a plastic case, it's time for an upgrade! Here are...

What is a Closed Loop?

What is a Closed Loop?

Have you heard of the zero waste lifestyle? What about a circular economy? Maybe you're familiar with the term cradle to cradle? All of these...