New York's Forests

We spend quite a bit of time in The Catskills, surrounded by fields, streams and New York’s Forests.  It’s amazing to me that when you look at the wooded landscape, most of what you see was open field 100 years before, being used for timber, farmland and grazing pastures.  It’s especially obvious when you see old stone walls running through sections of dense woodland that it was being used for agricultural purposes in the not too distant past....more

Tips On Creating An Eco-friendly Interior

There are so many things to think about when you are decorating your home. Not only do you need to think about colors, decorating styles, etc., you also need to think about the health of everyone living in the home. You may be wondering what decorating has to do with your health. Well, the materials that are used for your home décor may not be overly health-friendly, but there are all kinds of better options out there that are. What you need to do is some research so you can learn how to adopt an eco-friendly decorating style. Here are some tips to get you started....more
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Vermicomposting: A Simple Way to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint by As Much As 40%!

This is end result: worm castings.  The little golden egg on the rim of this aluminum pan from your red wiggler worms is a sign that they are reproducing and that your bin is healthy....more

Environmental Awareness: Is It Just An Extremist Issue?

Having recently begun cloth diapering my new baby, I've become more conscious about the environment. One of the benefits of cloth diapering is that waste from his disposable diaper use is not filling landfills. Why is this a good thing? Because that waste slowly pollutes the earth and causes decay of our home - the earth. Caring for the environment is not only responsible but it's an extension of our love to God and care for our families....more

No Drinking Fountains: Notes from a Thirsty Expat Mom in Dubai

Published by elephant journal. “You just have to see this city to believe it,” I found myself emailing friends and family back home in the U.S. several summers ago.The sense of a place striving was thick....more

Celebrities Walk Cadillac’s “Green” Carpet at Pre-Oscar Gala

The all-new Cadillac ELR electric luxury coupe made its Hollywood close-up this week, as part of the annual Global Green USA Pre Oscar® Party....more

The Simplehuman Recycler, For Your Green Home

The Simplehuman Recycler, For Your Green Home...more