Article Archive for Healthy Home

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...
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...
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...
An excerpt from ‘No Happy Cows’
For years, the U.S. egg industry has been telling us that there is no connection between salmonella outbreaks and the practice of...
Is there a link between artificial food dyes and hyperactivity in children?
A Q&A with EarthTalk; reprinted with permission  Dear EarthTalk: Ever since the red dye #2 scare in the...
Tips for an eco-friendy Fluffy or Fido
Our homes (and lives) just wouldn’t be the same without our fine, furry friends. With all the love and attention we shower on our...
Tips on choosing a toxin-free, eco-friendly floral arrangement for Valentine’s Day ... or any day
Looking for flowers to send your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day? Hold it! Before you dial up 1-800-flowers, be sure to read the...
How to help someone you love deal with the deeper issues behind their clutter
 If you live with someone who hoards or who has a problem with keeping clutter under control, it’s important to bear in mind that...
Take the quiz, and find out whether your clutter is causing conflict
Do You Have Hoarding Tendencies?The following are tendencies that are very common in those who struggle with hoarding, and to a...