Reduce Water Use at Home: Go Green

Did you know that only 3 percent of the earth’s water is fresh water? It’s a vital yet limited natural resource. Consider this: turning on the faucet isn’t just about water usage; it takes energy to collect, purify and pump the water that makes its way to our homes. In addition, any water that goes […]

Think Outside the Pot: DIY

Unique planters are a great way to add color and interest to your deck, porch, patio or backyard. Planters can also provide a lush garden for people who don’t have a backyard or who rent. But have you been to your local garden store lately? Planters can cost you from $20 to $80 a piece. […]

Clean Green: Go Green

Your mom made egg salad with paprika – and so do you. She scrubbed the bathroom with Comet and Clorox – and so do you. While your sainted mother is a stellar housekeeper (and makes a darn good egg salad sandwich), breaking away from the toxic multi-colored powders of your youth is good for both […]