Green Living

Waste in Focus: A Photoseries

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Recently, photojournalist Peter Menzel and writer Faith D’Aluisio, created photoseries “Waste in Focus” to highlight real families, their waste habits, and highlight solutions. The series follows eight families around the country from San Francisco, Atlanta, Phoenix and New York City, […]

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Green Your Spring Cleaning with Duane Reade

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As the weather continues to flip flop here in good ole New York City, the spirit to cleanse of snow storms past to welcome the spring in gets stronger. And what better way to open the doors of flowers in […]

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Here’s What To Look For When Building Or Buying A Green Home

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Green living is more than the new on-trend fade. Along with living a healthier lifestyle, it includes reducing overall consumption, especially with energy and resources. The majority of which can be done when you are choosing or building your home. […]

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Using Paper Alternatives Is A Small Change That Could Make A Big Difference

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As we move further into the digital age, one would think our use of paper would continue to diminish, but alas, that is not the case. Between corporations, schools, postage and even our own personal care usage, we still rely […]

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How To Go From A Conventional Hoarder To A Conscious Consumer

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According to a Nielsen’s Global survey, 46 percent of global consumers agreed they would be willing to pay more for goods and services from companies that give back to society. As consumers, we have the opportunity to act as purchasing […]

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Turn Your Holiday Real Green: Sustainable Tree Options

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Oh fun times are ahead as we move into winter and the Holiday season. But it also seems to be the most wasteful time of year with tons of packaging from toys, non-ecofriendly decorations, and even food waste. Here are […]

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New York, Drop Pounds With These Great Groupon Deals

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Did you eat a little too much at thanksgiving? Want to drop a few pounds before your next holiday shindig? Me too!! I’ve already purchased some of these deals like Westerly. Here are some great purchased to jump start your […]

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Toyota Turns Birmingham’s Magic City Green

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Almost 2 weeks ago, I received a special invitation to attend the Magic City Classic with Toyota’s Green Initiative. My curiosity was instantly piqued for a few reasons. The first being, what could Toyota really do besides show some cool […]

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Cost of Electricity in U.S. Expected to Rise Despite Less Reliance on Coal

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This post is contributed by Oransi. ​The cost of electricity in the United States continues to rise rapidly, and depending on each state’s resources and plans for future energy production, may rise faster in certain regions than others. Certain factors, […]

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