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Top 5 Ways to Ensure Safe, Natural Toys for Kids

Hannah Helsabeck | Posted 11.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Hannah Helsabeck

Simple steps like these can help calm anxieties and make parents feel empowered by their ability to keep their children safe and happy.

Going Against the Flow: Soraya Darabi, Co-CEO and Cofounder of Zady

Charu Sharma | Posted 10.23.2014 | Style
Charu Sharma

Soraya Darabi is the co-founder of Zady, a mission-driven brand described best as "The Whole Foods of Fashion."

8 Homes That Prove You Can Downsize Your Space Without Downsizing Your Style

Hometalk | Posted 10.15.2014 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

While a big reno might not be in most people's budgets, small home dwellers can easily turn their tiny havens into the house of their dreams. Want proof? Check these darling dream houses out!

Schools for Sustainability Welcomes (SuperMOM and Permaculture Expert) Melissa Miles, Environmental Biologist, to their Team

Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso | Posted 07.21.2014 | Impact
Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso

Some women have it all, leaving us wondering, "How DOES she do it?" Melissa Miles is no exception.

9 Planet-Happy Trips To Book On Earth Day

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 04.22.2014 | Travel

Without nature, travel wouldn't exist. We greedy humans can engineer high-rise hotels and curate five-star restaurants and organize luxury tours, b...

5 Ways to Make Your Move Green

Laura McHolm | Posted 06.21.2014 | HuffPost Home
Laura McHolm

When you hear the term "green moving," it might invoke images of packing your things in grass and bamboo baskets, or perhaps a VW van with a psychedelic paint job comes to mind?

5 Easy Ways to Reduce Clothing Waste and Save Money

Emily Chen | Posted 05.03.2014 | Impact
Emily Chen

As clothing manufacturers and governments address waste in both the pre-consumer and post-consumer stages of the global textiles lifecycle, what can we easily do to reduce clothing waste -- and save money?

It's Not Easy Being Green

Sarah Maizes | Posted 04.16.2014 | Parents
Sarah Maizes

I have a job, a house to run and three kids to raise, and it's not like there's a whole lot of time for me to compost banana peels.

5 Ways to Become Eco-friendly

Michelle Weiss | Posted 11.13.2013 | Green
Michelle Weiss

When I get home in the evening I try my best not to turn on lamps. Instead I use candles to see what I'm cooking and reading, and to just lounge about. When it gets really dark and the candlelight is no longer sufficient, I go to bed.

Helping Women in Rwanda, One Brick at a Time

Sharon Davis | Posted 08.19.2013 | Impact
Sharon Davis

In the town of Kayonza, many of the women have lived through genocide, yet clung on to a hope that the next generation would have more opportunity and continue to grow and develop.

Dusty Old Books Get A New Lease On Life As Works Of Art

Ecofabulous | Posted 05.08.2013 | HuffPost Home

Don't count those bird watching encyclopedias out just yet.

Comfy Repurposed Hammocks Made From A Surprising Material

Ecofabulous | Posted 05.08.2013 | HuffPost Home

Sneaking in some nap time is a treat no matter where you lay your head. But a lazy afternoon snooze in the sun? Few things in life bring such a simple...

These Upcycled Sound Frames Combine Functionality With Style

Ecofabulous | Posted 05.06.2013 | HuffPost Home

Fine art, music, technology and sustainable design come together in Rebecca Paul and Mikal Hameed’s upcycled sound frames. Their company, Re-Baroque...

Bring it Back Now Ya'll: Turning to Our Traditional Past, Seeking Sustainable Solutions for the Future

Sarah Davidson | Posted 05.01.2013 | Green
Sarah Davidson

It's a strange world we live in today. We are more dependent on our advanced technologies than ever before, yet we remain deeply nostalgic for a past ...

WWF's Eco-Friendly Travel Tips

The Active Times | Posted 04.12.2013 | Travel
The Active Times

When you travel, everything from your airplane to your tour operators to your souvenirs has an impact on the local economy, community and, ultimately, on the rest of the world.

Three Ways Taiwan Is Saving the World

Amy Chavez | Posted 03.06.2013 | Green
Amy Chavez

A recent one-month stay in Taiwan convinced me that this country is doing all the right things to cultivate an eco-friendly nation.

Organic Food: Can You Trust the Buzz?

American Anthropological Association | Posted 01.07.2013 | Home
American Anthropological Association

Organics fans usually have lots of great stuff to say about their food! However, the government doesn't regulate word-of-mouth advertising, so can shoppers really trust the buzz?

PHOTOS: 10 Stunning Eco-Friendly Destinations

Posted 06.01.2011 | Travel

Eco-friendly travel has seen a tremendous surge in popularity in recent years and, in honor of the 41st anniversary of the upcoming Earth Day (April 2...

Is Plastic Really That Bad?

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Emily Main, online editor, Rodale.com I'm three days in to my plastic-free week for Rodale.com, and despite the title of this blog p...