spring greening series

Book Reviews: Easy Green Living & Planet Home

  Since both of these books have a big focus on greening your home, I decided to review them together for a side-by-side comparison. First up is Planet Home by Jeffrey Hollender, cofounder of Seventh Generation. I was admittedly first drawn to the book’s design. It has great graphics throughout the book, along with a […]

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8 Essential Green Cleaning Alternatives

photo by bies I have a love affair with vinegar and hydrogen peroxide. My husband loves bleach. My husband is more than used to me suggesting what would be better to use when it comes to anything related to going green. I’ve eased our family through the switch to cloth diapers, napkins, towels and washcloths, […]

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Three Easy Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality

photo by joaobambu When we think of air quality, most of us probably think of how dirty the air is outside, but did you know that the air in our homes and workplaces is typically two to five times more polluted than outdoor air–even in urban areas; with the volume of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) […]

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