Article Archive for Healthy Home

Get ready for winter with these energy-saving weatherization tips
Excerpted from the Solar Living Sourcebook by John Schaeffer. See the book for a helpful cutaway illustration pointing out 42...
Find lightness in your life with the art of letting go
Less is moreLiving simply is paring away — stuff, obligations, expectations, people. It’s removing all the glut and rubble from...
Green your groceries without going broke
Go organic without going broke with these tips from Simply Green Parties by Danny Seo. It is true that most organic foods — fresh...
Beat the heat without emptying your wallet or contributing to climate change.
A Q&A with EarthTalk, republished with permission. Q. Dear EarthTalk: Summer’s going to be a scorcher this year, and I’d like...
Summer is the perfect time to get back on track!
I make resolutions every year, and then forget about them for awhile. As long I as I remember to check back in with them, I can...
What to get dad for his special day
Father's Day can be a fun way to celebrate everything you love about the special men in your life. Whether your father (or...
Go-to checklist for green party supplies and ideas
It’s easy to throw a great party that’s also a green party. Our eco-event planning experts’ tips for reducing, reusing, recycling...
Is organic cotton really worth the extra cost?
Before bamboo, soy and coconut fibers, there was organic cotton. Arguably the most popular sustainable fabric available, organic...
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...
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...