Article Archive for Healthy Home

Doing laundry has a significant environmental impact. The energy used to heat water is staggering, as is the pollution when our...
If you chose low-VOC paint, eco-friendly diapers or organic baby food to help give your child the right start, don't you wonder...
In America today our portions are all distorted. Many of us are unsure of how much we should be eating and many of us don't...
Sneezing and wheezing? Chances are, dust mites are one source of your suffering. High concentrations of dust mite allergens are a...
I used to be cheap and lazy. I rinsed and reused baggies because I was too thrifty to buy Ziplocs. I used vinegar to (...
Sure, you know that Twinkies are chock full of chemicals. But did you know that one of—cellulose gum—is the same stuff that's...
Already get your tomatoes in season from the farmers’ market or — even better — grow your own organic produce? If you compost...
Garage-band soundproofing, tree ornaments, crib mobiles, draft dodgers, workbench grippers ... We asked users to tell us about...
Allow me to indulge my fantasy of sounding omnipotent. By all means, ignore my "commandments" if you think they’re too preachy. (...
Is it better for your health and the planet to toss a dryer sheet in the dryer, or to pour a cup of fabric softener in the washer...