Christmas and Holiday Plant Care


How to Keep Your Holiday Cactus and Poinsettia Plants Healthy
10 plant care tips for your Christmas cactus, Thanksgiving cactus, Poinsettia and fir trees.
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Green Showers


20 Ways to Take a Green Shower
Mother Earth is sending out SOSs constantly. She's sick, tired, hungry and thirsty. She's calling us to live green. By our choices we heed her call and renew our earth, or ignore to our peril. Think green in every breath you take. Every move you make.
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How to Take a Green Shower


20 Ways to Take a Green Shower
Mother Earth is sending out SOSs constantly. She's sick, tired, hungry and thirsty. She's calling us to live green. By our choices we heed her call and renew our earth, or ignore to our peril. Think green in every breath you take. Every move you make.
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Health Hazard: Keyboard, Desk and Computer


The Most Unsanitary Spot in the Home or Workplace
Computer, keyboard and mouse win the least sanitary award. Desks are germ heaven. Step-by-step clean up and maintenance guide. Cleaner means healthier and greener too!
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Ultimate Green Clean- Magic Erasers


Mr. Clean Magic Erasers
Mr. Clean Magic Erasers-the ultimate green clean! Detailed explanation and list of uses for this product.
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Green, DIY Decor~ Genealogy Photo Wal


How to Create a Genealogy Photo Wall: Easy, Inexpensive, Memorable and Dresses Up Any Wall
Green, DIY home decor. Reuse, recycle. Step by step guide to create and display family photos in a family tree motif.
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It's Halloween, But Bats Must Stay Outside! Safe, Green Bat Removal Guide!


How to Remove a Bat from Your House Quickly and Safely
Bats in the Belfry? It's that time of year when our winged rodent friends seek warmth and shelter. Just because it's Halloween, doesn't mean you want uninvited bat guests! Here's a green, diy, bat removal guide. Safe for you, your family, pets and the bat! Also includes tips to prevent bats from setting up house-keeping in your attic!
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Reduce: Spend Less, Save More; Waste Less


Things You Don't Need to Buy
We can save money, time, energy, landfills, natural resources and sanity by reducing the excess junk we buy!
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20+ Green Uses for Baking Soda


20 Uses for Baking Soda: Cleaner, Odor Neutralizer, Health Aid and Beauty Care
Baking soda is one of the most multi-functional household product. It cleans, deoderizes, scrubs, promotes healing and whitens. Over 20 uses for a 39c box of baking soda.
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Furniture Improv and Redo!


Fabulous Furniture Improvs
Make your furniture and accessories multitask! Put baby changing tables to work as dressers and shelves! Turn endtables into footstools! Turn footstools into endtables. Use footstools for storage! Reusers delight! Need more storage? Here are a few with a little twist! And no stuck or squeaky drawers!
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Green Home Maintenance


25 Green Home Maintenance Tips; Live Green, Save Green
Checklist for green home maintenance. Go green just in time for winter white. Drastically reduce utility bills. Reduce heat loss. Green homes are healthy homes! Green homes are well-maintained homes!
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Green=Recycle,reduce,reuse,repair,resell


Recycle, Reduce, Reuse, Repair, Re-Sell, Remove
Green living starts with simple living. Do you bit for the earth with these tips for a complete household purging. Organize your stuff. Declutter your life.
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Spring Cleaning with Lemon Juice


Spring Cleaning with Lemon Juice: Green, Safe and Effective
Spring Cleaning with lemon juice: the safe, non-toxic and natural way to clean, shine, lighten, sanitize and deodorize in the kitchen, bath, nursery, garage, basement, etc. Many cosmetic uses as well. Pair lemon juice with baking soda for a dynamo scrubbing wipe. 20+ eco-friendly uses.
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Vehicle Maintenance for a Green Car!


20 Vehicle Maintenance Tips
20 things to check, refill, change or replace on your vehicle regularly. Your car runs cleaner, greener and meaner when you practice these simple vehicle maintenance tips!
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Green Clean with Safe Natural Products


Clean Green: Replace Toxic Household Cleaners with Eco-Friendly Products for Safe, Natural Cleaning
Stock your cleaning cupboard with these simple, natural household cleaners. Keep the family healthy and safe by avoiding harmful chemical cleaners, disinfectants and polishes.
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Easy Ways to Lower Water Bills 30 Percent or More


Save 30% on Your Water or Sewer 25 easy ways to reduce the amount of water your family uses and lower your water and sewer bills by 30%. View more »

Save Money on Electric Bills


Save Big Money on Electric Bills 25 Ways to reduce energy consumption and lower electric bills. 25 easy ways to cut costs and live green. View more »

College Dorm Room for under $500

Back-to-School Guide: College Student Dorm Room for Under $500 Overview of the most useful items to buy or bring with you as you move into your college dorm. Pricing guide to buy products at the best prices. These tips can save you about $30 per day on food, beverage, coffee costs alone. View more »

Keep Cool Without AC


Keep Your Home Cool This Summer the 'Green' Way Without Air Conditioning
Tips for keeping it cool in your house without air conditioning. View more »

Quit Wasting Money


Things You Don't Need to Buy We can save money, time, energy, landfills, natural resources and sanity by reducing the excess junk we buy! View more »

Easy way to Live Green


200+ Easy Ways to Live Green and Save Green If you walk the walk you've got to talk the talk. Case in point: Living green. Here are  over 200 ways to walk the eco-friendly walk. View more »

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