Sustainable living refers to the lifestyle changes anyone can make to live a "greener" life.
- Think you don't have what it takes to grow your own vegetables? These five hydroponic planters can help brand new home gardeners grow their own food.
How to Keep Your Dog Calm During Fourth of July FireworksFourth of July can be overwhelming for dogs and pet parents alike, but luckily, there are a few ways to keep your pet sane during the fireworks.
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.
If You're Planning a Shopping Trip in Nashville, Check out These Thrift StoresIf you're traveling to Nashville or call it home, thrifting is sustainable alternative to buying new items. Here are Nashville's best thrift stores.
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 Be More Sustainable: A Guide to Getting StartedSustainable living is a cornerstone to living an environmentally-conscious lifestyle, and learning how to be more sustainable is a process that is constantly evolving.
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.
Celebrity Chef John Mountain Says He Won't Serve Vegans At His RestaurantCelebrity chef John Mountain recently announced vegans would no longer be welcome in his restaurant. What does he have against vegans?
Head to These Atlanta Thrift Stores to Find Some New-to-You GoodsThere’s nothing better than finding the perfect clothing item at a thrift store. Check out a few of the best thrift stores in Atlanta to find your next favorite piece.
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.
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.
Shop Till Ya Drop at the Best Thrift Stores in Dallas, TexasThrifting is an eco-friendly way to shop, discover unique pieces, and save money, too. Here are some of the best thrift stores in Dallas, Texas.
Going to a Baby Shower? You Can’t Go Wrong With These Fun yet Practical Gift CardsThese baby shower gift cards are sure to make the parent-to-be as happy as ever.
Here’s Where to Thrift in Jacksonville, FloridaWhether you live in Jacksonville, Fla., or are just down for a visit, you have to check out these thrift stores.
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.
7 Baby Shower Gifts for a Mom-to-Be, From Sustainable to HandmadeAre you striving to be the best guest at the shower? If so, you’ll want to check out these baby shower gifts for mom.
Add Some Color to Your Life With These Sustainable LGBTQ-Owned Makeup and Skincare Brands (Exclusive)These LGBTQ+-owned makeup and skincare brands proudly prioritize inclusivity and sustainability every day of the year. Cheers to glowing skin and a healthy planet!
After Years of Collecting Beach Trash, This Artist Turned It Into an Incredible MirrorA TikToker shared her hack for turning beach trash and litter into an art piece for her home instead of buying something new.
Wege Prize Judges Go Bananas Over Concept to Turn Waste Into Banana LeatherA team of Yale students were awarded the Wege Prize sustainability award for their concept of creating banana leather from food waste.
Keep Your Home Smelling Lovely Year-Round With These Seasonal Simmer Pot RecipesEmbrace every season with these spectacular year-round simmer pot recipes.
Sustainability and Style Come Together in These Accessories BrandsSustainable accessories can help you look great without harming the planet or adding to your environmental footprint.
8 of The Best Thrift Stores in Asheville for All StylesHeaded to the North Carolina mountains? Check out these Asheville thrift stores to sustainably spice up your wardrobe.
Sustainable Bike Companies Make Your Favorite Pastime Better for the PlanetSustainable bike companies are making it easier than ever for cyclists to enjoy hitting the trails without harming the environment.
This Biodegradable Coffin Helps, Instead of Harms, the Environment (Exclusive)Netherlands company Loop Biotech Created a biodegradable coffin made completely of natural materials.
Stopping Fast Fashion: How Consumers Can Break the Addiction to Cheap ClothesFast fashion brands are difficult to avoid, but are detrimental to the environment. This article explores ways to stop fast fashion.
How Sweet It Is: The Most Eco-Friendly Sweet TeasFor many, a refreshing glass of iced tea is a guilty pleasure, but there may be hidden dangers too. Let's explore environmentally-friendly sweet teas.
These Are the Best Thrift Stores in SacramentoShopping in Sacramento, Calif. doesn't have to break the bank.
How to Tell If Something Is Actually Sustainably Sourced — or If It’s Just GreenwashingWhat does sustainably sourced mean? These days it can be challenging to determine if a product is actually eco-friendly or if greenwashing is at play.
Coach's Circular Sub-Brand, Coachtopia, Is the Future of Luxury Gen-Z Fashion (Exclusive)With the rise of circularity and radical sub-brands like Coachtopia in the luxury fashion realm, the concept of "luxury" has no choice but to pivot.
These Sustainable AAPI-Owned Beauty and Skincare Brands are Here to Break the Mold (Exclusive)Looking to revamp your vanity? These sustainable AAPI-owned beauty and skincare brands offer groundbreaking, low-impact products fit for your green routine.
This Is How We Could Stop Plastic Pollution — It Takes More Than RecyclingScientists expect the amount of plastic entering the ocean to triple by 2040, meaning the time to fix plastic pollution is now.
Charcoal Menstrual Pads Can Neutralize Odor — Without Synthetic FragranceCharcoal pads could be a better period option than your go-to pad.
Williams-Sonoma's Sustainable Furniture Brand, GreenRow, Introduces Timeless Future HeirloomsFeaturing sustainably sourced and designed-to-last pieces, Williams-Sonoma's furniture brand GreenRow is a colorful addition to the sustainability scene.
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.
Don't Toss Those Fireplace Ashes — They Have Endless Uses Around the HouseIf you're unsure of what to do with ashes after grilling or using a fireplace, check out these eco-friendly recycling and disposal tips.
How to Keep Your Solar Panels Clean to Improve Their PerformanceLearning how to clean solar your solar panels can be a money-saver. Here are some tips for cleaning solar panels safely and effectively.
Want Smoother Skin? These Sustainable Dermaplaning Tools Can HelpIf you're interested in sustainable dermaplaning, there are some tools out there with less or no waste to help you get better skin.
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.
Best Places to Find Used Maternity Clothes, So You can Save Money and the PlanetWhere can you find used maternity clothes? Plenty of websites offer gently used maternity clothing for lower prices than retail.
These Sustainable Luxury Fashion Brands Are Making Green Look GlamorousThese sustainable luxury fashion brands are proving that ethical, innovative, and eco-conscious practices are the future of the garment industry.
These Natural Outdoor Privacy Wall Ideas Will Help You Completely Transform Your YardIf you’re thinking of making a few changes to your yard, consider these natural outdoor privacy wall ideas.
The Landrace Gardening Method Will Show You Which Seeds Are the StrongestWant to find the most efficient seeds to grow in your garden? Try landrace gardening.
A Pickleball Aficionado Weighs in on the Best Paddles, for All Levels (Exclusive)Green Matters caught up with pickleball expert, Katy Luxem, to learn about the best paddles for all levels, tips to improve your game, and more.
Everything You Need to Know About the Back to Eden Gardening MethodThe Back to Eden gardening method requires less work and results in more benefits.
Zero Waste Daniel Is "Squarely Where" He Belongs in Sustainable Drag Fashion Design (Exclusive)Eco-friendly fashion designer Zero Waste Daniel spoke exclusively with Green Matters about how he brings sustainability to the extravagant world of drag.
Here Are the Best Places to Find Morel Mushrooms This SpringIt’s spring, which means it’s mushroom hunting season. Check out this list for the best places to find morel mushrooms.
Our Favorite Compost Machines for Home Composting (Exclusive)Entrepreneurs have been working to make composting at home easier with home composting machines.