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August 2nd, 2012 | by Joe Mohr

Anyone familiar with Hank D and the Bee (my “comic strip” on EcoSnobberySucks, NaturalPapa, and EcoChildsPlay, and my site of [&hellip

The Uninvited Bed Bug

March 16th, 2012 | by Tom Cranford

Bed bugs are making a resurgence and with them a rise in the use of toxic pesticides. But there are greener alternatives

5 Ways to Conserve Water

November 10th, 2011 | by Chris Keenan

There are many easy, effective ways in which you can conserve water that require very little thinking: turn off the faucet or garden hose, fix those leaks, and use common sense.

Green Living Tip: Cut the Junk Snail Mail

September 19th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

Unneeded junk mail is one of the most annoying things to me, and it's super not green. Luckily, a number of services have popped up to help you and me (and many more) cut our junk mail. I was contacted by representatives from a few of these companies recently and, while I'm not really sure which to recommend as the best, figured I'd mention all three in a post and see if anyone has more info to share

Energy Conservation & Insulating Homes: 4 Simple Tips

August 3rd, 2011 | by Guest Contributor

We all know that properly insulating your home can go a long way towards saving energy and cutting your household bills, but many solutions -- loft insulation, cavity wall insulation and double glazing -- can break the bank to implement. That shouldn’t be an excuse to keep on wasting energy though

Inexpensive Ways to Green Your Home

July 1st, 2011 | by Chris Keenan

While we all want to do our part to save the planet, some changes require more expense and effort than the average homeowner is willing to commit. Contrary to what you may think, you don’t have to make major changes in your home in order to green-up. Every little change you make will add up over time. Start with the mantra we’ve all heard: reduce, reuse, and recycle. Beyond that, here are a few more ideas that won’t cost you much. Some will even save you money

3 Summer Solstice Ideas

June 21st, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

Now, following up on my post earlier today on the summer solstice, I've been thinking (and writing) a lot more about the matter and have come up with some ideas for how a green-oriented person (or, anyone, really) could enjoy the day

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