5 Ways To Tell If A ‘Green’ Product Is REALLY Environmentally Friendly

We live in a world where most of us are becoming quite concerned about the state of our environment. We know that our overuse of energy and natural resources is becoming a real problem. Landfills are overflowing, and our air and water sources are becoming seriously polluted. While there are things being done to help rectify these problems we don't really know if they have been done in time. Even worse, if the damage has already been done, is it too late to go back to the pristine state … [Read more...]

Top 12 Hazardous Household Chemicals + A Green Cleaning Guide

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The weather is warming, flowers are blooming, and birds are chirping away. Yep, it's time for...┬áSpring cleaning?!?! Ugh, it's no fun coming out of hibernation and having to clean up the cave, but since it's a necessary evil, we might as well go about cleaning green, don't you think? However, since living green has become big business these days, it's becoming increasingly challenging to decide what food, personal care products, and practices are actually green and not just … [Read more...]

Global Warming: 25 Things You Can Do To Help Right Now!

If you're anything like me, when you hear something in the news about global warming, going green, and saving the environment, you always come back to this: "Gosh, they're right. What should I be doing to help?" Even if it's just one small thing -- one simple way to make an ever-so-slight difference -- what would that be? Here are 25 things you can do...   … [Read more...]

Cool Green Products: 4 Green Gadgets To Fit Your Style

NBC's Today Show seems to feature at least one "green" story every day... on the days I actually get to watch it, that is. This morning, they highlighted some handy (and trendy) green gadgets that satisfy both the eye and the environment. Many of us are unaware of how easy it is to actually live green. That's the idea behind this blog -- to pass on what I am learning as I dive deeper into the green life, and to learn from you in your endeavors.   … [Read more...]