The arboreal festive tradition of having a Christmas tree may seem green, but it comes at a high price. The carbon footprint of commercial Christmas tree farming, harvesting, distribution and then disposal is astronomical. But are artificial trees any better? Between their manufacture and import from China, they may not provide a greener alternative.
Have some holiday fun with upcycled crafts that make these great gifts for friends and family or for your own tree. Happy holidays!
David Dudley coined the phrase “The Devil’s Hair Dryer” when referring to the ubiquitous leaf blower. Now cities like Santa Monica, Palo Alto and Newport Beach are issuing bans on leaf blowers in an effort to reduce noise and air pollution.
Make your own DIY organic shampoo with this easy recipe! Yes, you can and it's super duper easy. That way, you know exactly what's in it and you aren't putting chemicals on your noggin or down the drain.
Spending a few savvy dollars on home maintenance can really help to reduce your winter utility bills while cutting your carbon footprint.
If you think that the only thing that bald looks good on is Bruce Willis and Eagles, we are here to help! There are many ways in which you can slow the tides of time and keep your luscious locks for longer. That’s right, put off the terminally unattractive comb-over or the nesting rodent look of a toupee. Instead, use these natural remedies to stimulate your follicles into a couple more years of healthy hair.