Category Archives: Going Green

Infused Vinegar: Fancy, Healthy, and Cheap

Herb infused, cheap, and super effective for your cleaning your home? YES! Read to believe and enjoy this great all purpose cleaner recipe.

Meatless Monday Corn Chowder Recipe

Snow is falling and it’s the perfect time of year for heavy, warming soups. In honor of meatless Mondays, I’ll share my delicious vegetarian corn chowder recipe. Ingredients: 2 (12 ounce) cans of corn kernels 3 medium potatoes, diced 1 large onion, diced 1 clove garlic 3 cups vegetable broth 1 chili pepper, minced (more read more »

How to Get Things for Free

They say that nothing in life is free, but what if that’s not always the case?

Back to School: Join the Green Revolution

This year, more and more people chose green, organic and/or all-natural cleaning products to use in the classroom…

Litter in Cities

When did it become cool to litter in cities? Recently I completed a six month tour around the world visiting 8 countries. During my trip, I saw so many variations of environments; cities, suburbs, ancient ruins, mountainous regions, glacier zones, deserts, plains, and heaps of water fronts (beaches, lakes, waterfalls, rapids, etc.). I witnessed so read more »

Life After Your Carpet’s Life

Ever wonder what happens after your old carpet is removed from your home? Most likely it is disposed of, along with 5 billion pounds of other carpet that is thrown away annually. Though carpet is quickly filling our landfills and takes over fifty years to decompose, barely 4% of carpet is recycled yearly. However, with read more »

India is Keeping it Green

In the past few years a rising attention has come to “ethical” and “green” industries. That is industries that are environment friendly and are fair employers (pay a reasonable wage and care for their workers well being). I have come across a lovely project that employs women weavers in India. This project has many sides read more »

Understanding Labels on Green Products

More and more of us are going green and it’s never been easier. In fact, there are such a variety of products on the shelves now, that it can be hard working out what all of the labels actually mean. Look out for the following words when buying environmentally-friendly products and bear in mind what they read more »

Natural Alternatives to Supermarket Cleaners

Cleaning is something that needs to be done on a regular basis, and the number of products there are on the market can be overwhelming. But many of the things you need you can find in your own kitchen cupboard, at a fraction of the price. Go ahead and try them: Baking soda – is read more »