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7 Stylish And Eco-Friendly Party Ideas

Posted 11.18.2012 | OWN

By Amanda MacMillan Your calendar this fall is likely crammed with festive get-togethers. Whether you're hosting or bringing a gift, here are a...

Millennials Are Turning Green

Erin Schrode | Posted 12.19.2012 | Impact
Erin Schrode

If youth are the future, we must lead the charge for positive, collaborative change... and young people are stepping up in cities, towns, and villages worldwide to defy the odds, to achieve the impossible.

Think Small: How Portability Rules the World

Karla Zens | Posted 10.22.2012 | Green
Karla Zens

I have a vision that reusable cups, bags and bottles will rightfully take their place alongside keys, wallet and cell phone in our pockets, bags and purses.

America's Greenest Colleges: SIERRA Magazine List (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Alyssa Creamer | Posted 08.15.2012 | College

Last year, 20,000 students hopped on bicycles and rode to the No. 1 most eco-friendly school, according to SIERRA magazine's sixth annual ranking of A...

One Man Enriches The World Through Social Entrepreneurship

Auren Kaplan | Posted 09.09.2012 | Impact
Auren Kaplan

What's your gift to the world? It's the question we all face, at some time between birth and death. Are we living our bliss, giving our gift to the world with as much courage and strength as we can muster? Or are we toiling away at the status quo?

Eco-Friendly Summer Fun for Kids

Margaret Hyde | Posted 06.27.2012 | Parents
Margaret Hyde

If space is an issue or you have older children, a pizza garden is a lot fun and keeps them really engaged. In a small bed or pots, plant a few tomato plants, basil and oregano -- all of the garden ingredients that you need for a pizza.

Inspired By Motherhood, She Invented A Product To Protect Kids From Toxins

Posted 06.13.2012 | Fifty

One of the reasons I started my website is that I wanted a place for women to come together and dream. Women should know that they don't have to hang...

Summer Home Tips: Allergy Friendly

Robin Wilson | Posted 07.09.2012 | Green
Robin Wilson

As you return to your summer home, there are many things on the maintenance list and given the damp weather this year, many homeowners are reporting mold related issues. Plus, with the high pollen count and allergens, we are also hearing more about bouts of wheezing and sneezing.

PHOTOS: Take A Glimpse At Fashion's Hottest Eco-Friendly Babes

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 04.22.2012 | Style

Happy Earth Day! (You did remember that today's Earth Day, didn't you?) As a way to celebrate this tree-huggy day, we decided to get inspired. So o...

10 Fab Eco-Friendly Beauty Brands

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 04.22.2012 | Black Voices

Happy Earth Day! It's the perfect time to go all in for all-natural products. From the food we eat to the clothes we wear, eco-friendly brands are...

PHOTOS: 10 Green Hotels To Book For Earth Day

Oyster | Posted 06.21.2012 | Travel

Earth Day calls for some tree-hugging and eco-friendly practices.

Would You Live In This Building?

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 04.20.2012 | Business

Would you live in this building? Architect Ahmed Elseyofi of IAMZ Design thinks you should. The Egyptian architect's concept, a mixed-use building...

Survey: Most Small Businesses Want To Go Green

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 04.19.2012 | Small Business

With Earth Day approaching, on April 22, a new survey shows that the majority of small businesses are trying to go greener. The survey by Office De...

Mompreneurs: Family Celebrations With an Eco-Friendly Twist

Sandy Abrams | Posted 06.12.2012 | Green
Sandy Abrams

Corey Colwell-Lipson and her mom Lynn realized that every holiday and special event could use, as Corey says, an "eco-overhaul."

Sustainable Cities in Pakistan -- A Dream in the "New Normal"

Asif Iqbal | Posted 06.03.2012 | Green
Asif Iqbal

Despite our small contribution to global environmental pollution, Pakistan stands as one of the most vulnerable countries to global warming.

PHOTOS: An Idyllic Island With A Small Hometown Feel

Dwight Brown | Posted 05.02.2012 | Travel
Dwight Brown

Antigua is distinguished from the other Caribbean islands by its vast unblemished landscapes, its friendliness and a variety of secluded, all-inclusive resorts that each have their own appeal.

Why I Started The Honest Company

Jessica Alba | Posted 04.26.2012 | Small Business
Jessica Alba

As a new parent, I desperately needed a place where I could get all my daily essentials -- from diapers to cleaning products -- and I could trust that they would be safe, eco-friendly, affordable, and effective. So I decided to create it.

WATCH: Why You Should Buy Fair Trade Chocolate

Posted 01.27.2012 | Latino Voices

Ah chocolate. One of life's glorious pleasures. But did you know the chocolate bar you’re eating may have been produced with child slave labor? Yes,...

Where Sustainability Movement Meets K-12 Education

Graciela Tiscareno-Sato | Posted 03.19.2012 | Green
Graciela Tiscareno-Sato

The U.S. Department of Education announced last fall the Green Ribbon Schools Program, in a clear sign of the importance of this movement.

Rod Kurtz

Saving The Planet, One 'SHFT' At A Time | Rod Kurtz | Posted 11.30.2011 | Small Business

Peter Glatzer and Adrian Grenier have a simple goal -- to help save the planet, one "shift" at a time. That's the founding principal of SHFT, their di...

A Green Girl's Guide to Eco-Friendly Cyber Monday Shopping

Hillary Peterson | Posted 01.25.2012 | Green
Hillary Peterson

Ensure your Cyber Monday shopping is as eco-friendly as possible by following these tips.

Largo, FL: Local Woman Invents Eco-Friendly Produce Bag | Posted 01.10.2012 | Home

"When she gets an idea in her head, she doesn't let go of it until she's ready."...

WATCH: Bob Marley's Sons Carry On Dad's Dreams For Peace And Charity

Posted 12.28.2011 | Impact

Bob Marley's sons are determined to carry on their father's legacy to "harmonize humanity" according to Rohan and Julian Marley, along...

Eco-Friendly Capes, Ponchos And Cloaks For Fall

Posted 12.03.2011 | Green

From Ecouterre: Albeit one of the most fair-weathered seasons, autumn's fickle nature can make it a real pain to dress for. Luckily, there's on...

Is It Best to Buy or Borrow Books?

Dave Astor | Posted 11.28.2011 | Books
Dave Astor

Now stepping into the ring: buying books vs. using a library! That bout might never make pay-per-view, but it's a contest often on the minds of avid readers.