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- Dealing with some pesky trespassers? Keep reading to learn how to keep geese out of your yard.
Attention Plant Parents: This Is How You Should Be Propagating Your ZZ PlantLearning how to propagate a ZZ plant is easy — here are three different options.
These Are the Best Kinds of Snake Plants for Your HomeSnake plants are typically easy plants to take care of — but there are many different types. Here's what you need to know.
Dreaming of a Sustainable Backyard Pond? Here Are Some Creative, Peaceful IdeasA pond is a beautiful and fun addition to your backyard, but building one can be daunting — here are some eco-friendly examples that will inspire you.
How to Identify the 5 Different Cucumber Plant StagesNew to vegetable gardening? Learn how to identify the five different cucumber plant stages.
Plastic Free July: 5 Tips for Reducing Disposables for the Summer ChallengePlastic Free July is a great opportunity to lower your impact by ditching single-use plastic.
Transitioning to a Plant-Based Diet: Tips, Resources, and More for Trying VeganismEating a vegan or plant-based diet is easier than it sounds — here are a few tips to make the transition smoother.
These Plant Wallpapers Will Make You Feel Like You're Living in a GreenhouseShow off your love of plants without having your place taken over by plants.
DIY Gnat Repellant Recipes — How to Keep Gnats Away, NaturallyRepel gnats without harsh chemicals by making a DIY homemade bug repellant.
How to Get Rid of Gnats, Flies, Ticks, and Mosquitoes — NaturallyLearn how to keep your house free of all the annoying bugs you find in your home.
Bengals May Be the Perfect Family Cat — Here's WhyThese cats can get along with almost any and everyone.
Are Sinus Infections Contagious? It DependsAre sinus infections contagious? In a way, yes, but it also depends on the source of the sinus infection.
12 Broccoli Companion Plants to Make the Most Out of Your Vegetable GardenTry growing these broccoli companion plants in your garden this season.
Why Everyone Should “Adopt Don’t Shop”"Adopt, don't shop" is an important credo to follow if you're looking for a dog or cat to join your family — here's why.
Zero-Waste Instagram Accounts to Follow This Plastic Free JulyPlastic Free July is a great time to reduce your waste for the planet — here are seven accounts we recommend following for inspiration.
7 of Boulder's Best Thrifting Hot SpotsThrift stores in Boulder offer the chance to shop sustainably or enjoy an inexpensive hobby. Check out these great Boulder thrifting locations.
"Budding" Artists: These Plants Are Easy to DrawStart with these easy plants to draw if you're looking for a creative outlet but don't have much drawing experience.
You Can Enjoy Greenery With These Low-Light Hanging PlantsLow-light hanging plants can lend a pop of greenery to your home and are perfect if your home doesn't get much sunlight.
Adopting a Savannah Cat Is Complex — Do They Make Good Pets?Savannah cat adoption is popular, but some states have forbidden ownership of these elegant hybrid animals.
Remote Work Has A Lot of Benefits — Including Helping the Environment!There's a lot to be said about the benefits of remote work, but did you know it's also pretty eco-friendly? Here's the scoop.
Love a Good Bubble Bath? Try These Vegan and Cruelty-Free OptionsIf you are looking for vegan bubble bath brands, check out these companies making bath products you can feel good about.
The Reason Your Dog Goes Wild Over Tennis BallsWhy do dogs love tennis balls so much? Here's what researchers believe about the favorite canine pastime.
Can Sand Cats Be Pets? What to Know About These Adorable FelinesCan sand cats be pets? There's a lot to love about these adorable felines native to Africa and Asia. Here's what you need to know about them.
Grounding Your Bed Could Help Restore Your Connection With the Earth While You SleepGrounding your bed is a means of connecting to the earth while you sleep. Here are some possible health benefits of grounding.
Here’s a Step-by-Step Guide to Keeping Those Cowboy Boots Sparkling CleanNot only will learning how to clean your cowboy boots make them last longer, but it will also make them look better.
Should You Worry About Human Metapneumovirus? How It Compares to COVID-19Human metapneumovirus is a respiratory illness that's surprisingly common. What differences are there between human metapneumovirus vs. COVID-19?
Polyfoam Is Far From Sustainable, Though the Industry Begs to DifferWhat is polyfoam? This substance is used in a lot of everyday products, but is it sustainable?
The Philodendron Ring of Fire Is a Unique Houseplant That Will Cost YouFor those who want a unique houseplant and aren't deterred by cost, the philodendron ring of fire may be just the right choice.
Birch Oil Could Be An Essential Oil Worth Adding to Your RoutineBirch oil or birch essential oil may have properties to help with skin, hair, and muscle pain, but use with caution.
The Safest Indoor Plants for Your CatsIf you have a cat, you'll want to find out about non-toxic indoor plants for cats that won't make your cat ill.
Target Recalls 5 Million Candles for Breakage and Injury RiskCustomers who purchased various Threshold Glass Jar candles from Target might be eligible for a refund.
Wholesome Vegan and Gluten-Free Recipes for Every Occasion (Exclusive)Here are some vegan gluten-free recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert!
To Ease Pain and Reduce Chronic Illness Risk, Try These Anti-Inflammatory SmoothiesAnti-inflammatory smoothie recipes can help ease pain, support your immune system, and reduce risk of chronic illness.
False Alarm: The KitchenAid Mixer Recall Rumors Have Been DebunkedA popular Facebook post sparked concern after it claimed KitchenAid attachments contained harmful levels of lead. Was the KitchenAid mixer recalled?
Green and Serene: The Many Benefits of a Vibrant Clover LawnAfter learning about these five clover lawn benefits, you’ll never look at traditional lawns the same.
10 Household Items to Keep Away From Your Dog at All CostsCertain things you have around your house can be harmful to your dog. Here are 10 household items that can kill a dog instantly.
These Drought-Tolerant Grasses Can Help You Have a More Sustainable LawnThese grass types make it easy to maintain a green lawn, even during a drought.
Low Light, No Problem: These Are the Best Plants for Your Garden in the ShadeTransform those shady corners into lush spaces with our top picks for the best plants to grow in the shade. Discover them now!
Our Favorite Compost Machines for Home Composting (Exclusive)Entrepreneurs have been working to make composting at home easier with home composting machines.
How to Recycle Old Electronics, No Matter the ConditionElectronic recycling is so important — luckily, there are plenty of options for giving your old technology new life.
Plant-Based Passover Recipes + Tips for a Vegan Seder PlatePassover is a great time to make vegan recipes.
5 Tips for Keeping Your Passover Seder Eco-FriendlyHere are a few tips for keeping your Passover seder as eco-friendly as possible.
The Nutr Machine's Founder, Alicia Long, Wants to "Revolutionize the Milk Industry" (Exclusive)The Nutr Machine, which was on 'Shark Tank' in early 2023, is all about reducing waste and providing customers with healthy non-dairy milk.
Many Think Habitat for Humanity Is Bad — Here’s What You Need to KnowCurious about why Habitat for Humanity is bad? Keep reading to learn more about the organization and all of its pros and cons.
15 Eco-Friendly Products That Were on ‘Shark Tank’'Shark Tank' has featured a variety of eco-friendly and plant-based products in recent years.
Do Britas Work, or Are We Just Kidding Ourselves?Many of us have a Brita filled with water sitting in our refrigerator, as it supposedly filters our drinking water. But do they really work?
FDA Issues New Lead Recommendations for Baby Food — but It's Not Enough, Say ExpertsThe FDA has proposed new permissible levels of lead in baby and toddler foods. But why is there lead in baby food at all?
Here's How the Parabens In Your Beauty Products Can Affect Your Skin and HairParabens are preservative ingredients found in many cosmetic and hair products, but what do they actually do to your skin and hair?
Eco-Friendly Spray Dish Soaps to Help Wash Your Dishes More EfficientlyThere are a number of cruelty-free and eco-friendly spray dish soaps on the market.
Here’s How You Can Make a Plastic Bottle Garden This SpringIf you want to make the most of the waste you create, learning how to make a plastic bottle garden is a good way to start.