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Food

How To Grow Your Own Food With An Aquaponics System To Fit Any Home And Budget

Aquaponics is revolutionizing the way we grow food commercially and at home. Never heard of it before? Don't worry: Here are the basics for how you can build your own aquaculture setup at home, suitable for any budget.

By Nicole Caldwell
3 days ago

Parenting

5 Etsy Shops That Make Green Products Perfect For Families With Kids

Etsy, the popular marketplace for handmade items, was once known only as a place for crafters to sell their wares. But these days, many Etsy shops are booming small businesses that sell unique, sometimes one-of-a-kind products.

By Maria Cook
3 days ago

Living

How To Make Your Own Cleaning Products With Just 10 Ingredients

Packaged cleaning products can be overly specific, way too expensive, and exceedingly harmful to our health. Luckily, there isn’t a commercial cleaner on earth you can’t make yourself with very basic, eco-friendly household products.  

By Nicole Caldwell
3 days ago

Parenting

5 Easy Ways to Get Kids Involved in Food Conservation

Most adults know that America has a food waste problem (10% of all food in U.S. supermarkets is wasted--around 40 billion pounds a year!). But adults don't have to tackle this problem alone. Kids can help too!

By Maria Cook
4 days ago

Living

These Are The Best Houseplants For Filtering The Air In Your Home

People spend more than 90 percent of their time indoors. But our dwellings are subject to all kinds of air pollutants, from pollen and pet dander to molds and bacteria. 

By Nicole Caldwell
4 days ago

Living

Zero Waste Challenge: How to Go Garbage-Free This Month

If every person in America adopted only a couple of these habits, we could improve air and water quality, save thousands of tons of trash from landfills, and even save a decent amount of money in the process.

By Nicole Caldwell
4 days ago

Food

9 Foods You Think Are Healthy But Actually Aren't

Like many people, we try to eat somewhat healthy in-between going to happy hour and ordering Seamless. While we know things like greens and whole grains are good for us, what about the health fads that pop up telling us to change our diet?

By Koty Neelis
2 weeks ago

Living

Travel With Purpose: Destinations You Can Feel Good About Visiting

Traveling can be a great experience for many of us, yet we often don’t stop to consider the ecological impact of our travels. For travelers with a desire to do good, these five places around the world will speak to your eco-friendly heart.

By Koty Neelis
3 weeks ago

Living

7 Low Effort Ways To Live More Eco-Friendly

Going "green" is one of those things a lot of people want to do, but they don't exactly know how to do it. Living a greener lifestyle doesn't have to be difficult or overwhelming. Here are seven easy things you can do to make a difference. 

By Koty Neelis
3 weeks ago

Food

9 Useful Tips For Clean Eating On A Budget

One of the common misconceptions about clean eating is that it's expensive. And when you've got a tight budget, meal planning comes with its challenges. If you’ve thought about improving your diet here are a few easy tips to help you out.

By Koty Neelis
3 weeks ago

Living

The 7 Scary Ways Microfibers Impact Our Ecosystem

When it comes to shopping for apparel, things can get overwhelming, fast. Many shoppers take into account style, fit, price, and comfort before making a single purchase. In recent years, we’re seen a growing movement of fashion-related concerns that are less about fit and much more about the clothes themselves. Shoppers are starting to wonder about just where their clothing came from, and how their outfit may impact the environment.

By Marissa Higgins
4 weeks ago

Living

PSA: Your Coffee Habit Might Be Aging You Prematurely

Without a doubt, there are a lot of health benefits that come along with drinking a cup or two of coffee. Research shows that safe caffeine consumption via your favorite piping hot mug can help in more ways than you'd expect.

By Marissa Higgins
4 weeks ago
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