What to do in the hot summer months

During the hot summer months, it can be hard to keep your home cool without using large amounts of electricity. Air conditioning systems, especially window mounted A/C systems, can be very energy intensive and emit a lot of… Read More

Spring Cleaning Tips

The end of the year often prompts spring cleaning. As you prepare your house for the start of spring, take inventory of the clothing you haven’t worn, sort through your linens, and gather the canned soup you told… Read More

Eating Vegan

Eating vegan is one of the most sustainable diets. But what exactly is it? Veganism is the practice of abstaining from using any kind of animal products. Veganism can only refer to the diet, or to all aspects… Read More

Is bottled water better for me?

  Bottled water is more popular in America than in almost any other country. Companies are selling Americans something they can basically get for free from their kitchen faucets, at a drastically increased price. And the water that… Read More

Need help reading a label?

Almost everything we purchase is labeled with an ingredients list, which can give you a basic idea of what is in the product you are buying and maybe even where the product was made. However, this is hardly… Read More