How to Create an Environmentally Friendly Backyard Thumbnail

We all love to relax in our backyard, whether by swimming, gardening, hosting a party, or just relaxing with a book. However, our backyards can be huge energy sources and can actually zap up a lot of our heating and cooling bill if we are not careful. We all want to respect Mother Nature without [...]

4 Tips for Saving Money During a Move Thumbnail

I think most of us can agree that one of the most stressful life events is moving. Regardless of whether you’re starting a new job, starting or ending a marriage or simply looking for a change of scenery, we all have to relocate at one time or another. And it’s likely you have to stick [...]

3 Simple Landscaping Projects That Won’t Break The Bank, But Net Large Returns Thumbnail

Summer is here, and that means home improvement season is, too! And if you're trying to green your decor this year, then sprucing up your outdoor spaces is a great place to begin. Landscaping is an important part of homeownership and one that can pay big dividends when it comes time to sell your home. [...]

Geography & Green Living: It Matters Where You Live Thumbnail

Pollution is a worldwide problem. We have one atmosphere and one water supply, so we all have to contribute to the protection of the environment. No one is exempt. But what does change from place to place is the ability of the population to do their part, and that isn't just a statement about income. [...]

Simple Green Project: Using Food as Paint Thumbnail

Every once in a while, I fancy myself an artist and try taking brush to canvas to create something fun and funky. In the spirit of fun and funky, here's a simple green project to try: Painting with food and drink. The threat of ants notwithstanding, it will make a one-of-a-kind piece of art for [...]