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Spiritual Solutions #13: The Path to Love and Sustainability

Deepak Chopra | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

By Deepak Chopra and Annie Bond The Path to Love Our materialistic worldview has reduced love to a haphazard flow of hormones coupled to psycholog...

Sage Brushing: Dentists Name Their Favorite Eco-Toothpastes

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

In search of toothpastes that are hard on plaque but easy on the planet, I asked five high-profile dentists to name their favorite eco-friendly brands...

How to Green Your Hotel Stay

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Avital Andrews

Vacations can be wonderful -- but some people check out of their eco-values as soon as they check into a hotel. These three tips should help you keep your hotel stay green.

Zuburbia's Weekly VPOW Digest

Mary Kincaid | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Mary Kincaid

Welcome to the Weekly VPOW Digest, an easy-to-read summary version of Zuburbia's Vintage Clothing Picks-of-the-Day.

High-Grade Goods: Take Back-to-School Shopping Back to the Earth

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

These pens and mechanical pencils from Paper Mate look and feel like regular plastic but are made of biodegradable sugar-plant parts. Their packaging is plastic-free and 100 percent recyclable.

More Eco, Healthy And Voluntourism Travel Services

Carolyn Scott | Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel
Carolyn Scott

The economy hasn't been to kind to many people recently, so travel has been put on the back burner. Lucky for you, I've compiled a list of ways you can hit the road regardless of budget, diet or carbon footprint.

Green Beer, But it's Not St. Patrick's Day

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

As a big fan of microbrews, I am always on the lookout for environmentally friendly labels. In Escondido, CA, is what is surely among the greenest breweries in the world -- Stone Brewing Co.

Grow a Conscience: How to Garden Green

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

Whether your farm fits in a window box or spans several acres, ensure a truly green thumb with these Earth-friendly gardening gizmos.

Is Your Lawn "Green"?

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Waylon Lewis

"Pesticide," as most of us know, is a fancy word for "poison." Injested through food (say, on your apple tree), it's really bad. Runoff into our waterways, real bad.

Oil Spill Clean Up: 10 Things You Can Do to Help Clean Up

The Stir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
The Stir

Instead of pointing fingers, take some responsibility and put your energy (pun intended) into something else.

Happy Earth Weekend!!

Carolyn Scott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carolyn Scott

Earth Day offers us the chance to advance climate policy, energy efficiency, renewable energy and green jobs in addition to learning about sustainable living in our own home and communities.

Maria Snyder's Eco Boys and Girls for Earth Day

Kira Craft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kira Craft

Eco Boys and Girls, Maria Snyder's latest project, is a wonderfully whimsical cast of cartoon characters who educate children of all ages about taking care of this world we call home.

Visit Big Bear Lake, CA the Healthy Way!

Carolyn Scott | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carolyn Scott

If you're looking for a great outdoor adventure while keeping to your special diet, follow me on my trip to Big Bear Lake, California!

Greensburg: An Eco 9/11

Michael DeJong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael DeJong

Greensburg, with everything that once stood there now destroyed in the aftermath of the most violent twister ever, has transformed into a model town for everything eco, green and sustainable.

Great Healthy & Green Living Products from the Natural Products Expo West 2010

Carolyn Scott | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carolyn Scott

Natural Products Expo West weekend is virtually like Christmas for a foodie & healthy product junkie like me! The expo is so big that it really does take about three full days to check out every booth.

"Leave BP Aloooooooooooooone!" Funny video, with a Serious Message.

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

For all those who like to say: "It's not BP's fault, it's our fault"...you got the second half right. I want my Oil! Love this guy. Especially the f...

The Onion: funny video spoof of Greenwashing.

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

A Satirical video re: Greenwashing via The Onion. So inspiring--none of these new recipes via Taco Bell use ingredients taken from poor Mother Nature....

Worth Watching: Yann Arthus-Bertrand's "Home"

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Avital Andrews

Yann Arthus-Bertrand's method is to get somewhere high, usually a helicopter or a paraglider, and point his camera downward. The results are usually magnificent, and last year, they inspired a film.

An Environmentalist's View of Alice in Wonderland

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

In Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, those depicted as being fully themselves tend to convene or live outside, amid the vividly rendered trees, mushrooms, and wild things.

Ani's Raw Food Essentials: Cashew Mylk

Ani Phyo | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ani Phyo

There are numerous benefits to making your own nut mylk. It's cheap, fresh, free of preservatives or chemical colorings and flavors, and healthful.

New York Fashion Week Greenshows: Eco Fashion for Fall/Winter 2010

Starre Vartan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Starre Vartan

Fashion week is almost over in New York, and for ecofashionistas, the Greenshows were the place to be, with gorgeous clothes by a number of up-and-com...

Five Valentine's Day Gifts That Pay the Love Forward

Stacie Krajchir | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stacie Krajchir

These gifts won't break the bank, but it will fill your heart to know you're paying the love forward this Valentine's Day.

Is Plastic Wrap Toxic?

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

See-through Cancer? I *knew* there was a reason I hate plastic-wrapped pastries in cafes..! ...Oh, right, PVC=cancer and other evils for our health...

The Greenest Top Ten Holiday Gift List of Them All

Waylon Lewis | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Waylon Lewis

What to get for that-special-someone who has everything? Nothing.

Is Avatar a "Recruiting Film for Eco Terrorists?"

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

Is Avatar a "Recruiting Film for Eco Terrorists?"