Tag Archives: waste reduction
homemade chocolate

Green Is the New Red for Valentine’s Day

Homemade dark chocolate hearts are a great way to say “I love you” without having to waste paper on the box. Happy green Valentine!

Ten simple ways busy moms can go green

Ten Simple Ways Busy Moms Can Go Green

These simple “go green” tips won’t cost a thing–except maybe a little time and effort–but the results are worth it.

Kids and Halloween

Green Halloween and Healthy Trick-or-Treat Alternatives

Halloween is a perfect time to teach children about making healthy choices.

Teach kids water conservation

Teach Your Kids about Water Conservation

World Water and Earth Week offer a great opportunity to teach your kids about water conservation from early on with a few simple tips that will help them appreciate it.

savings for renters

Clean Energy: Savings For Apartment Dwellers

Our Clean Energy series feature professional advice on energy efficiency and alternative sources that anyone can implement right now to save both energy and money.

styrofoam, waste

Mealworms Could Help Reduce Styrofoam Waste

Also: Prefabricated home with a vegetative roof.

Green diapers

The Green Diaper Dilemma

How cloth, hybrid and disposable diapers stack up, and why it matters.

Christmas tree decorations, Green holidays

Green Holiday Decorating Ideas

Deck the halls with holiday cards, decorations, gifts and party gear that will help create more memories and less waste.

green shopping

Make Your Black Friday Greener

If you’re hitting the stores after Turkey Day, make your shopping expedition part of the solution rather than adding to the pollution!

hybrid diapers

Choosing the Right Diapers

Green living expert Terri Bennett discusses current available options in baby diapers and shows how to find the right fit for your baby.

No food waste

Teach Your Kids Not To Waste Food

Wasting food is a global problem: Edible food gets thrown out while millions go hungry. Teach your kids how they can help reverse this unfortunate trend.

Make Bath Time Fun While Saving Water

Make a Splash with This Water-Saving Toddler Bath

Make your toddler’s bath time more fun by adding an inflatable kiddie pool; you’ll be saving water while you splash.