Recent Green Living Articles


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Travel Souvenirs To Use In Your Home

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 01, 2016

Even on holiday, we’re not free of it ... that all-too-human urge to collect. When you’re vacationing, it often translates into the urge to buy mementos of your travels....


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Eco-Aware Kitchen Cabinet Replacement or Renewal

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 19, 2016

You work hard at keeping your kitchen green -- buying healthful, sustainable food and drink to nourish your family and friends. Good for you! Now here’s another area where you...


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Is Your House Ready for a Roof Garden?

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 31, 2016

Would you love to create a lovely flower garden or a practical patch of fresh, organic herbs and veggies? If you live in an urban home where outdoor space is limited – or even...


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Save Energy at Home these 8 Painless Ways

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 17, 2016

There's a new resolution in town. Americans still see losing weight, spending less, and (finally!) getting organized as top goals, but these days we're adding a new ambition: "Save...


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Top 10 Green New Year's Resolutions: a Countdown

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 28, 2015

TEN: Use less, enjoy more. For example, on a sunny day, skip the machine drying and hang your laundry outdoors. This simple action will save energy and scent your sheets with a fresh,...