Article Archive for Healthy Home

It may be a new green day, but few major brands of disposable tissues, paper towels, napkins and toilet paper are using recycled...
What’s the most germ-ridden part of the bathroom? The toilet? Guess again. It’s the sink drain. And ironically, that’s partly due...
A Q&A with EarthTalkTM, republished with permission.Q. I’ve noticed that bamboo is very trendy right now, apparently for...
In case you needed extra motivation to stop acting a couch potato, consider this: Your sofa could be toxic. At least that's...
Baby, it's cold outside, though admittedly "cold" along the Western coastline (the mountains are another story) lacks some of the...
Guests often ask me about the colorful insects flying around my houseplants. “Those are ladybugs,” I reply. “My natural pest...
Cleanse your house of chemicals
Our homes are basically our second skin — protecting us and our families from the outdoor elements. Yet while we often spend time...
Forget the low-carb lifestyle. Is it time you went on a low-carbon diet? We all know that eating more fruits and vegetables,...
Let’s face it. All this eco-crafting is great fun, and it’s wonderful to think we could save the planet by saving our bottlecaps...
“I would wake up in the morning and it felt like my face would crack from the dryness,” says New York City resident Carole Klein...