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5 Green Tips To Remodel Your Home

Inhabitat | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With her mantra of "build better, not bigger," Susanka promotes quality over quantity when remodeling a home. Through transforming your living space ...

'Total Energy Makeover' UPDATE: Smart Living Tips For The Home

Marissa Campise | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marissa Campise

This past month was a ton of fun! Ashley Koff and team visited my home to help clear my apartment of energy drainers. Scott and Ashley gave me five smart living tips for my home.

'The Moneyless Man'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In 2008, economics graduate and former businessman Mark Boyle gave up the one resource we all crave more of: money. He sold his house, found a place t...

Choices Make Changes: Sustainable Eating for a Better World

Rev. Jennifer Kottler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Jennifer Kottler

God calls us to live consciously, making deliberate choices and thinking through how the choices we make about the way we live impact the lives of others -- even those who live halfway around the world.

4 Tips for a Greener Bedroom

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

The bedroom's where you spend much of your time. Even if you're sleeping for most of it, ensure that your home's most intimate room is in line with the principles of sustainability.

PHOTOS: 9 Creative Ways To Not Own A Car

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Eco-friendly transportation is no longer merely a fad but now a necessity in greening our lives. Whether your green transportation of choice is your ...

PHOTOS: Did You Know? 15 Toxic Chemicals In Beauty and Household Products

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Toxic chemicals have infiltrated most facets of our lives. They are in everything from our toothpaste and favorite soap to our national parks, which c...

PHOTOS: How To Make Your Own Household Products

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

What better way to live a greener existence than in your own home? While we all want to keep a green home without sacrificing cleanliness, the notorio...

PHOTOS: Shampoo, Toothpaste And More! How To Make Your Own Beauty Products

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

We all want to look as fresh faced as possible but most of the time the ingredients in our beauty products aren't exactly the greenest or the best for...

PHOTOS: 9 Amazing Eco-Tourism Travel Ideas

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 09.20.2011 | Green

Summer is the perfect time for travel, so make your summer vacation count by picking a fun and eco-friendly trip. The International Ecotourism Society...

The Guilt and Guile of Going Green

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jeff Schweitzer

We all have within us a little John and Barbra, proudly promoting conservation while sneaking a solo ride in our gas-guzzling SUV to buy an organic tomato from Whole Foods.

PHOTOS: Scavanger Hunts, Berry Picking And 7 Other Awesome Summer Activities

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

We all want to live greener lives and what better way to do so then to green our summer fun? From the extra boost of vitamin D to the jolt of exercise...

How to Prepare Your Home for Summer

Avital Andrews | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Avital Andrews

Summer has arrived! So to help you make the living easy -- and green -- here are tips for preparing your home for summer in ways that won't hurt the planet.

The Sacredness of Earth Day: Stewardship as Spiritual Practice

Gail Straub | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gail Straub

I have found that when my sustainable habits are imbued with spiritual awareness, I am much more likely to make and maintain the necessary lifestyle changes required to respond to the ecological crisis.

The Computer That Ate the TV and Made Me $900 Richer

Elizabeth Rogers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Elizabeth Rogers

ABC, NBC, MTV, VH1, and Bravo are among the many networks that offer free on-demand online viewing of their respective lineups. Missed the last episode of The Office? Catch it on the NBC.com.

Eco Etiquette: How To Stop The Green Bickering

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Send all your eco-inquiries to Jennifer Grayson at eco.etiquette@gmail.com. Questions may be edited for length and clarity. When I read in The New Yo...

Discuss: What's The Most Sustainable Fuel To Use On My Fire This Winter?

guardian.co.uk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

should you use coal, logs -- or even those briquettes made from waste newspaper that you sometimes see advertised in this very newspaper? ...

Eco Etiquette: 5 Wacky Ways To Go Green In The New Year

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

It seems like I keep hearing the same green advice over and over again: I already unplug my electronics when I'm not using them, bike commute to work ...

Top 10 Houseplants For Combatting Air Pollution

The New Ecologist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

There comes a time when these machines fail to work leaving you to the unhealthy dust particles and other pollutants in your house. Rather than artifi...

Bike Gear Is Hip Fashion Trend for 2010

Mairi Beautyman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Mairi Beautyman

Good news for the bikers out there: The fashion industry has decided bike gear is totally hip.

Eight Wacky Ways To Greener Living

EcoSalon | Mike Sowden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Think you've heard every creative and inventive way to go green? Here are some sensible suggestions - but if your tastes tend towards the wackier end ...

Top Ten Best National Parks You Don't Know About

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 12.05.2011 | Green

While the same standard list may come to mind whenever you ponder the United States' National Parks, it is our hope here at HuffPost Green that this s...

The Truck Farm: The Coolest Urban Agriculture Project Around (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Struck with the urge to build a garden but with no land to grow it on, Ian Cheney and Curt Ellis (co-creators of the film King Corn) of Wicked Delica...

How to Make Jam

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Whether you grow your own berries, buy them at your local farmers market, or visit berry farms to get your fix, take the next green step and make your...

Washing Machine Uses Plastic Instead Of Water

Earth 911 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Xeros is working on a new breed of washing machines that will use only a cup of water per load, relying on reusable nylon beads to trap dirt and stain...