Article Archive for Green Living

Spooky DIY tricks
Half the fun of Halloween used to be raiding the dress-up trunk and scouring the house for cast-off, oversized and eclectic hats...
Find out where the 2012 presidential candidates stand on environmental issues.
A Q&A with EarthTalk; reprinted with permissionDear EarthTalk: Given that the presidential election is just around the corner...
Our favorite organic summer recipes
Summer is the season for easy organic cooking. Whipping up a healthy, tasty dinner is often as simple as heading down to the...
Simple ways to reduce your child's exposure to hazardous pollutants
If we all join forces with other concerned parents in our communities, we can force school officials to do a better job of...
Which brands are best and ways to keep your children's skin (and lungs) safe
A Q&A with EarthTalk; reprinted with permission Isn’t spray-on sunscreen a health and environmental nightmare when it seems...
Assessing the environmental threat posed by Japanese tsunami debris washing up on U.S. coasts
A Q&A with EarthTalk; reprinted with permission Dear EarthTalk: Is there any environmental risk from all that Japanese...
Rest in (nontoxic) peace
Vast expanses of manicured lawns kept alive with wasteful water practices and chemical fertilizers; environmentally harmful and...
Why you should take your yoga practice on vacation
Rain dances on the roof of the studio, and from my mat I can feel it rush into the rhythm of my soul. Open-air screened windows...
How technology can help you stay healthy
A Q&A with EarthTalk; reprinted with permissionDear EarthTalk: How do I learn about what pesticides may be on the food I eat...
The outdoors never felt so close to home
Summer is the season of freedom and refreshment. A tall glass of ice-cold lemonade basking on your sun-lit porch; a carefree...