Tag: green living

Five great eco apps home and abroad

Five great eco apps home and abroad

There are so many apps available these days for mobile devices, laptops and various forms of wearable tech, it can be hard to know where to start – especially for those of us looking for apps that will help in… 0 Shares | | Posted in Entertainment, Environment, Lifestyle, Science & Tech
Holistic Parenting for Lifelong Health and Happiness

Holistic Parenting for Lifelong Health and Happiness

Parenthood is a life-changing journey. As new parents, we learn that our choices have important consequences for the health and well-being of our children. Holistic parenting embraces that journey. It emphasizes natural health, a strong and loving parent-child bond, and… 0 Shares | | Posted in Child Care, Gardening, Health, Health, Holistic Medicine, Home, Lifestyle, Mental Health, Yoga
How to Have a Lawn That Even Echophiles Will Adore

How to Have a Lawn That Even Echophiles Will Adore

We’ve all heard about the environmentally friendly landscaping method that requires little to no supplemental water: xeriscaping. Or, as my nephew calls it, zero-scaping. While it’s especially popular in arid climates where the water crisis is a daily reality, the… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Environment, Gardening, Home, Water
5 Natural Cures for Headaches

5 Natural Cures for Headaches

Headaches can be debilitating, but before you reach for the pill bottle, there are a plethora of natural cures that work every bit as well. Start with the basics by ensuring that you are well hydrated, by stretching out any… 0 Shares | | Posted in Herbal Medicine, Medicine
How can pets be part of a sustainable future?

How can pets be part of a sustainable future?

Although it’s impossible to know exactly how many dogs and cats there are in the world, estimates put the value at around 525 million dogs and 600 million cats. That’s around one dog or cat for every seven people. This… 0 Shares | | Posted in Environment, Pets and Animals
The Zen Green Guide to Thanksgiving

The Zen Green Guide to Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is coming up this week, and many people are in a hustle to get food, prepare it, and prepare their homes for visitors, whether they’re invited or not. Thanksgiving is traditionally about food and family. Stress comes with preparing… 0 Shares | | Posted in Environment, Food, Gardening, Health, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Personal Care, Water, Weight Loss
A Homeowner’s Guide to Going Green: Sustainable Design Tips

A Homeowner’s Guide to Going Green: Sustainable Design Tips

Some of the most important changes we can make to support a healthier environment start at home. The scientific evidence about global warming, the impact of pollution and waste on our natural environment, food supply and quality of life has… 0 Shares | | Posted in Environment, Home
Sustainability and Green Development of The Southern Hemisphere

Sustainability and Green Development of The Southern Hemisphere

Ever since the beginning of the new century, the Southern Hemisphere has headed on the road to improving its sustainability level. Providing resilience and better quality of life for its residents is a leading goal of the Australian government. Still,… 0 Shares | | Posted in Environment
A Few Easy Ways to ‘Green’ Your Property

A Few Easy Ways to ‘Green’ Your Property

Believe it or not, it’s easier than you might think to conserve energy and save money on utility costs while helping the environment, if you are a home owner.  First, check off the basic task of replacing incandescent light bulbs… 0 Shares | | Posted in Gardening, Home, Water
5 Simple Ways to Slash your Home’s Carbon Footprint

5 Simple Ways to Slash your Home’s Carbon Footprint

Slash your Home’s Carbon Footprint Every home can be improved when it comes to energy efficiency – it’s just that simple. Even new builds with state of the art insulation generally have a long way to go before they can… 0 Shares | | Posted in Environment, Home, Lifestyle