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6 Green Gift Strategies for the Children On Your List

6 Green Gift Strategies for the Children On Your List

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted December 1st, 2016

How can you give kids the gifts they love and stay true to your green values?

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Is Healthy, Vibrant Soil a Solution for Climate Change?

Is Healthy, Vibrant Soil a Solution for Climate Change?

By Nicole Price-Morin, Posted November 29th, 2016

An interview with Ryan Wirick, documentary filmmaker.

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5 Sustainable Innovations to Be Thankful For

5 Sustainable Innovations to Be Thankful For

By Nicole Price-Morin, Posted November 24th, 2016

These surprising inventions may soon be coming to a community near you.

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How to Avoid Black Friday Overconsumption

How to Avoid Black Friday Overconsumption

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted November 22nd, 2016

Planning to hit the sales this holiday weekend? Understanding the psychology behind product marketing may help you make wiser decisions and lessen your overall impact.

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The Fixer Movement Makes Old Things New Again

The Fixer Movement Makes Old Things New Again

By T.J. Blackman, Posted November 18th, 2016

Is fixing the new spending? Why the fixer movement is gaining momentum (and how you can join in).

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The Enduring Legacy of 4-H

The Enduring Legacy of 4-H

By Shannon Cowan, Posted November 16th, 2016

From its humble beginnings as a boys and girls club to the country’s largest youth development organization, 4H is more relevant than ever.

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5 Easy Ways to Travel More Sustainably This Season

5 Easy Ways to Travel More Sustainably This Season

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted November 14th, 2016

Holiday travel can unleash steep increases in carbon emissions. What can you do to reduce your impact?

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How to be Successful Growing Vegetables Inside This Winter

How to be Successful Growing Vegetables Inside This Winter

By Nicole Price-Morin, Posted November 10th, 2016

Cultivating vegetables in the off-season isn’t as hard as you think.

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Why Now is the Best Time to Go Solar

Why Now is the Best Time to Go Solar

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted November 8th, 2016

Solar panels are popping up everywhere, and for good reason. There has never been a better time to add solar electricity to your home.

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How to Grow Amaryllis Bulbs and Other Seasonal Favorites

How to Grow Amaryllis Bulbs and Other Seasonal Favorites

By Nicole Price-Morin, Posted November 3rd, 2016

Amaryllis, poinsettias, and other holiday plants continue to warm our hearts and grace our tables. Learn how to care for them and make them last.

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Save Time and Energy Pressure Cooking

Save Time and Energy Pressure Cooking

By Shannon Cowan, Posted November 1st, 2016

The best-kept secret of time-challenged kitchen gourmets is within your reach.

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Supercharge Your Meals With Dehydrated Greens

Supercharge Your Meals With Dehydrated Greens

By Shannon Cowan, Posted October 28th, 2016

You can preserve the healthful benefits of garden greens as winter’s chill approaches…

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7 Ways to Reduce Toxins in Your Kitchen

7 Ways to Reduce Toxins in Your Kitchen

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted October 26th, 2016

Are harmful chemicals lurking in or near your food? Follow these simple steps to minimize exposure and get them out.

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This Breakthrough Deal Brings New Hope to the Climate Fight

This Breakthrough Deal Brings New Hope to the Climate Fight

By Nicole Price-Morin, Posted October 24th, 2016

Why the amendment signed in Kigali is our last best chance to make a major change.

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Getting PCBs Out of Our Schools

Getting PCBs Out of Our Schools

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted October 20th, 2016

As many as 14 million American students are at risk from PCB exposure in schools. Is your child one of them?

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Veganism, Sustainability, and Punk Rock: Eartheasy Speaks with Joshua Ploeg

Veganism, Sustainability, and Punk Rock: Eartheasy Speaks with Joshua Ploeg

By T.J. Blackman, Posted October 18th, 2016

Author, singer, and traveling chef riffs on cookbooks, creative combos and the diet of the future.

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Use Autumn Leaves to Keep Your Composter Working through Winter

Use Autumn Leaves to Keep Your Composter Working through Winter

By Susannah Shmurak, Posted October 13th, 2016

Once kids are done jumping in your leaf piles, haul some over to the compost for successful winter composting.

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The Benefits of Living in a Multi-Generational Household

The Benefits of Living in a Multi-Generational Household

By Shannon Cowan, Posted October 11th, 2016

Tips for living successfully with three generations under one roof.

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Green Countertop Choices for Your Kitchen

Green Countertop Choices for Your Kitchen

By Susannah Shumurak, Posted October 6th, 2016

While aesthetics are important to your kitchen remodel, health and environmental concerns matter even more.

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Ten Ways to Prepare Your Garden for Winter

Ten Ways to Prepare Your Garden for Winter

By Shannon Cowan, Posted October 4th, 2016

These fall garden tips will pre-empt spring’s heavy lifting….

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