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6 Products You Didn’t Know Had Sustainable Alternatives

More and more sustainable alternatives are becoming widely available for many common goods. Check out this list to see what items you can exchange for an eco-friendly alternative.

Thinking of Going Solar? These are 5 Questions You Must Consider

If you are considering a solar panel investment for your home, these are the critical factors you must consider before making the final decision.

6 Good Reasons to Get a Rain Barrel

Rain barrels and water tanks are incredibly easy to set up and use, and there are plenty of good reasons to use one. Here are six reasons you should consider one for your yard.

4 Essential Tips to Build an Eco-Friendly Home

Green builds are one of the newest and most valuable trends in construction. For every single new house built, there’s an associated impact on the environment, though green builds can minimize, and in some cases even neutralize this impact.

Is a Vegan Diet Better for the Environment?

There are several benefits to a vegan lifestyle that can contribute to improving the environment, but is a vegan diet truly a better way of eating for the environment?

5 Ways to Green Your Apartment Without Annoying Your Landlord

The simple steps you can take right now to not only help the environment but also, save some money

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Turmeric Sweet Potato Quinoa Fritters Recipe

I love this recipe because it’s quick, versatile, full of anti-inflamatory ingredients (like turmeric) and the Finnish berry buckthorn adds a Vitamin C kick (which is never a bad thing!)

Why Humans Are So Bad at Thinking About Climate Change

"We need to change the way we talk about climate change" This statement by Dr. M. Sanjayan of UCLA opens up this new Vox video that argues that the biggest barrier...
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How Going Green Can Improve Employee Engagement

Kermit once said that it’s not easy being green. While it’s true that implementing a sustainability initiative in your company takes hard work and dedication, the significant impact it has on employee engagement — and the environment — makes it well worth the effort. Here's how
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How to Deal With Non-Vegetarian Holiday Feasts

Vegans are sometimes characterized as having a sense of superiority over non-vegans. This isn’t entirely true, but some of us vegans are just begging to be labeled. So, what do you do over holidays especially where meat is mostly the main dish? Here are some simple guidelines to follow inorder to survive a non-vegetarian holiday event such as this Easter weekend.
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3 Technologies That Could Save You a Ton of Energy and Money

As the costs of energy, fuel and consumption rise, consumers are becoming more aware of the need to be conservative. To save money, time and resources, we’re starting to make a shift towards green technology. Here are 3 new technologies that could save you ton of money and energy.
 

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Smart Grids and Other Alternative Technologies: Blackout-proofing the Power Grid

The smart grid is an electricity system that also collects real-time data and information on supply and demand, offering more energy when needed and pairing down the energy needs when not in use. Learn how this and other technologies can prevent or reduce blackouts.

The Guide to Spring Cleaning Your Home with the Planet in Mind – Infographic

A full sweep of the house is usually associated with spring cleaning, but there's no reason why you can't adopt some more environmentally-friendly habits into your housekeeping. Find out the natural products to incorporate in your cleaning routine.

8 Simple Steps to Start Your Own Organic Garden

With an increased focus on pesticides and contamination, many people want to incorporate more organic foods into their daily meals. Sometimes, these organics are priced significantly higher than the conventionally grown counterparts. If you have the space, start your own organic garden to help save money. Here's how.

Tomato and Herb Macaroni and Cheese

The creamy cheddar sauce of this macaroni and cheese dish is filled with fresh herbs and the whole thing is topped with summer tomatoes and crunchy panko.

What is Whey Protein and Do I Need to Take It?

What is whey protein and its health benefits? Does its source (grass-fed/free-range cows vs. caged/grain-fed cows) matter? Here's everything you need to know about whey protein and its benefits.

Top 10 Apps for Green Living

You won't solve environmental degradation and climate change alone. However, collectively, and with a little help from technology, we can start living more sustainably. Here are ten apps to help you get started.