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Category Archives: Sustainable Living

Eco-friendly Flooring Options for Your Home

Posted on February 18th, 2014

Posted by Jennifer A. DiGiovanni, guest blogger When the time comes for large-scale home renovation, you may be surprised at the array of eco-friendly options available, especially when it comes to flooring. New materials that are crafted in a responsible manner not only improve your indoor environment, they also add beauty to your home and come [...]

Create a Sustainable Winter Wardrobe: 5 Tips for Winter Shopping

Posted on December 31st, 2013

Posted by Deirdre Mundy, guest blogger As winter settles in across the country, it’s time to fill the holes in your winter wardrobe. It’s possible to create a winter style that looks good, keeps you warm, and minimizes the environmental impact of your clothing. Here are a few hints for choosing sustainable items to make sure [...]

How To Reduce Food Waste

Posted on December 17th, 2013

Posted by Rebecca Desfosse, guest blogger According to a recent report from the National Resources Defense Council, the average American family throws away about 25 percent of the food it purchases. When we purchase more food than we need, we consume the earth’s limited resources too rapidly. Here are some tips on how to reduce food [...]

6 Homemade Ornament Ideas for Your Nature-Theme Christmas Tree

Posted on December 12th, 2013

Posted by Angela Tague, guest blogger I always admire Christmas trees decked out in a specific theme. If time was limitless, I’d use my many homemade ornament ideas to create a nature-inspired Christmas tree complete with edible decorations. The great thing about edible decorations is that, once Christmas is over, you can hang them outside [...]