Article Archive for Healthy Home

9 simple tips to create the garden you want
Gearing up to start an organic garden this spring? Good gardens begin with good plans, and you’ll want to start your organic...
Reduce stress, tension and toxins at work
Most of us spend a third of our lives at work! Make it a place that’s good for you. From improving your ergonomics to reducing...
Thich Nhat Hanh on 7 Ways to Eat Mindfully
At home, reserve a time for dinner. Turn off the TV; put away the newspapers, magazines, mail and homework. If you are eating...
Easy, eco-friendly actions you can take
Going green doesn’t have to be costly. Need proof? Check out these inexpensive eco-friendly actions. 1. Schedule a home energy...
An excerpt from 'The Complete Idiot's Guide to Organic Living '
Organic food and consumer products that have been produced in a cleaner, more environmentally friendly manner take a bad rap on a...
An excerpt from the book 'Green Housekeeping'
It is rare that a home always smells sweet. Some foods are just plain smelly. Others reek only after they have been burned. And...
Beware of the superbug We all know of the hand soap found in restrooms everywhere that boasts its antimicrobial power on the...
A step-by-step process in brewing your own beer.
I came to beer somewhat later than most of my peers, but moving to Munich in the mid-90’s provided me a crash course in beer...
Make your home smell great with these tips!
New Year, new you, right? But sniff sniff… what’s that smell? Are you still using gross old conventional air fresheners? How...
Smog is bad, but indoor air pollution - which wreaks its havoc invisibly - is much worse. Luckily, you can take strides to improve the air quality within your home
Perhaps the only good thing to say about smog is that all that brown muck is visible to the naked eye, acting as a sobering...