Article Archive for Green Living

The top 10 questions people ask about recycling
The concept of recycling is fairly simple — in theory. But stand in front of a dozen sorting bins with your recyclables in hand,...
Are females really the greener gender?
We’re not trying to fuel the gender wars, honest. It actually comes down to fact: there’s a wide body of research demonstrating...
How to make your space sustainable
Forget Extreme Home Makeover. Forget the cost and headache (not to mention waste) of a renovation. Stop comparing your life to...
Save money by going green!
Think you don’t have the time (or money) to go green? Look at it this way: In less time than it takes to bike to work or fry up...
Air Filter Guide + 8 Simple Steps to Cleaner Indoor Air
The most important housecleaning task may be cleaning the stuff you don’t see: air pollution. Indoor air toxins come in the form...
Is the "heart" of water affected by moods?
More than 70 percent of your body and of the surface of our planet is made up of water. Water is one of the most common...
12 common-sense ways to minimize your exposure to electromagnetic radiation
As a citizen of the wireless age, you're swimming in invisible pollution. Electromagnetic fields (EMFs) are reaching alarming...
How to create a special place for yoga, meditation or me-time
Want to create a quiet, inspiring space for rituals like meditation or yoga — or just a place in your home that helps you feel...
Benefits + 5 aromatherapy products you can use at home
Used to treat medical conditions and enhance mental well-being, aromatherapy oils are extracted from the flowers, fruits, roots,...
Ending the great fish debate
A Q&A with EarthTalk; reprinted with permission  Dear EarthTalk: What are the differences between farmed versus wild salmon...