Article Archive for Green Living

Follow these simple tips to make Halloween more environmentally friendly.
Ghosts and goblins aren't the only things to be scared of on Halloween. The holiday has a frightening impact on the environment....
Pre-packaged ideas for some healthy trick or treats!
It's Halloween and you have three choices when the legions of devils, witches, Harry Potters and Darth Vaders ring your doorbell...
Eco-Friendly Ways to Celebrate
 Halloween treats are something of a trick for eco-friendly people, thanks to their excess packaging, high fructose corn syrup...
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...