Article Archive for Green Living

One of our favorite fall recipes
(Dairy-free, Gluten-free, Refined Sugar-free) Southern cuisine is one of America's greatest treasures. Sweet potato pie, corn...
One of our favorite fall recipes
(Gluten-free, Dairy-free) Admittedly, freshly roasted pistachios are great just on their own, but try using them in combination...
One of our favorite fall recipes
(Vegetarian) Using barley in place of rice for risotto is a major bonus for several reasons. First, it omits the need for...
Why palm oil is bad for you and bad for endangered orangutans
Palm oil: Sounds innocuous enough, right? Maybe the name even conjures the pleasant image of a tropical palm tree waving on a sun...
A quick and “dirty” guide to starting your compost pile
Tried composting and failed? Wound up with vermin instead of garden food? We asked Paul Paddock, a partner in Sonoma Compost, to...
A Q&A with EarthTalk, republished with permission Dear EarthTalk: Vegetarians and vegans are so self-righteous about not...
9 ways to be grateful for what nature and nurture provide you
Spring’s renewal makes us grateful for the presence of both nature and nurture. We celebrate Mother Earth for her ability to fade...
Green your garden with help from nature
A Q&A with EarthTalk; reprinted with permissionDear EarthTalk: I’d like to have a garden that encourages bees and butterflies...
Simple yet effective ways to green your home
Outfitting your home with the latest and greatest environmentally friendly appliances and accessories may make you super trendy,...
The Environmental Working Group, a nonprofit environmental research organization based in Washington, DC, reports that you can...