sustainability

  1. Home

    Is buying local better for the environment?

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Farmers market and farm-direct purchases can be good for both the community and your health. But does buying local really make a...
  2. Home

    A guide to green flooring

    Looking to invite sustainable practices into your home? Start from the ground up! Check out these options for green flooring.
  3. Home

    Eco-friendly home transformation

    According to a survey conducted by Rent.com, 86 percent of Americans would prefer to live in an eco-friendly space. If you count...
  4. Home

    A green home to swoon over: Earth Day-inspired living with style

    Max 5 stars
    3
    My Rating
    Nestled within a quaint, central Utah community is a residence much like any other, with inviting windows, lush trees throughout the...
  5. Pets & Animals

    Top earth-friendly pet brands

    Pets are made of nothing but love, loyalty and tenderness. If they could talk, they would make excellent activists for the greater...
  6. Home

    Should you start your own chicken coop?

    Max 5 stars
    4.5
    My Rating
    If you and your family are eager to learn more about raising chickens because you are interested in the animals, love fresh eggs,...
  7. Cooking & Entertaining

    Tastemakers campaign: U.S. business committed to "food done right"

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Do you live in or near a "foodie" city? If you do, you might be lucky enough to have a local business in your community that's made...
  8. Cooking & Entertaining

    A guide to sustainable seafood

    Max 5 stars
    4.5
    My Rating
    Warmer nights have us thinking of fish for dinner. Whether you're ordering off a menu or buying raw fillets to cook at home,...
  9. Home

    Best green jobs in the next five years

    Max 5 stars
    4
    My Rating
    With a huge push and tremendous investment in clean energy, and more environmentally friendly business practices, considerable...
  10. Travel

    Top 5 green hotels in the world

    Max 5 stars
    2
    My Rating
    When choosing a hotel, consider more than the amenities or the cost. Take into account the hotel's sustainability practices and...
  11. Travel

    How to spot an eco-friendly hotel

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    This spring break, consider honoring Earth Day by staying in a sustainably minded hotel. Find out what to look out for, from...
  12. Home

    Sustainable seafood for every day

    Max 5 stars
    4.5
    My Rating
    Being eco-friendly extends far beyond simply separating paper from plastic. Our food choices also make a huge impact on the Earth,...
  13. Outdoor Living

    Raising Chickens

    Have you ever noticed the price of free-range or organic eggs from the supermarket? In most cases they can cost at least twice as...
  14. Outdoor Living

    Homegrown Wheat Basics

    If you're heavy into health and sustainability, eventually you'll want to try growing your own whole grains . Wheat is...
  15. Outdoor Living

    DIY Rain Barrel

    Collecting rainwater can conserve water and save you money. The easiest way to collect water from the sky is to set out a bucket...
  16. Home

    Beyond Earth Day: Making a commitment to the environment

    Max 5 stars
    4
    My Rating
    Earth Day offers a terrific opportunity to promote the protection of the environment and encourage sustainability. However, it's...
  17. Home

    Earth Day recipes

    Max 5 stars
    2.5
    My Rating
    What better way to celebrate Earth Day than with recipes that are not only tasty, but local, fresh and environmentally friendly....