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The Big Problem With Scented Candles

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 06.29.2015 | HuffPost Home

Scented candles are one of the easiest and most effective ways to mask unpleasant odors in your home. They're a go-to when creating a relaxing ambianc...

Eat, Drink, and Be Healthy This Easter

Hannah Helsabeck | Posted 05.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Hannah Helsabeck

Enjoy your time with family and friends this April and do some extra good by adopting some more healthy and eco-friendly practices. These small adjustments may be easier than you think, and every small step counts!

Floor to Walls: How to Reduce Exposure to Household Toxins

Hannah Helsabeck | Posted 05.09.2015 | Green
Hannah Helsabeck

Products often warn users about the risks of a product and how specifically to use it. Follow outlined guidelines for exact use. It's also important to throw away partially full containers of old or unneeded chemical safely.

Why I Chose to Avoid Non-Stick Cookware

Hannah Helsabeck | Posted 04.20.2015 | Green
Hannah Helsabeck

So if you've been inspired like I was to stay away from non-stick coated cookware (and bakeware), here are some great PTFE-free alternatives to help you choose the best cookware for your home:

Show Some Love by Having a Waste-Free Valentine's Day

Hannah Helsabeck | Posted 04.07.2015 | Green
Hannah Helsabeck

I hope you enjoy Valentine's Day this year by getting a little eco-creative with your gifts and activities! Living sustainably and toxin-free is the gift that keeps on giving.

Consume Less of This One Thing for Your 2015 Resolution

Hannah Helsabeck | Posted 02.21.2015 | Green
Hannah Helsabeck

I am choosing to use fewer plastics as my resolution because I think the consumption of single-use plastic items has spiraled out of control -- even costing us our personal and environmental health.

Reusable, Waste Free Lunches: How to Save Your Money, Your Health, and the Environment

Hannah Helsabeck | Posted 10.06.2014 | Parents
Hannah Helsabeck

Is it really possible to save our money, health, and planet by packing a healthy, reusable, and waste-free lunch instead of a disposable one? Yes, it can be done!

The Best Car Seat For Your Baby, Inside and Out

Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff | Posted 05.06.2013 | Parents
Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff

Parents are realizing that just keeping their children safe in a crash isn't the end-all, be-all of car seats. We also need to think about the long-term implications of exposing our kids to the toxic chemicals the seats can be made with.

The Green Light Intiative at the Natural Products Expo

Nancy Chuda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nancy Chuda

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Green Isn't So Fringe After All

Deirdre Imus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Deirdre Imus

We have finally come to the crossroad where patriotism and environmental responsibility intersect. As a new administration comes into power, a new environmental agenda is on the horizon.