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10 Things Your Pets Want To Tell You About Going Green

From Your Loving Pet... 1. I am easily distracted. Did you see that squirrel? If you want to make a measurable difference, you'll need to get my attention. Please put up a recycling system for the …

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Finding Fulfillment in a 12×12 House

By William Powers, author of "Twelve by Twelve: A One-Room Cabin Off The Grid & Beyond The American Dream" Three years ago, I returned to America after a decade of aid and conservation work…

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Omega Institute’s Greenest Living Building

What would happen if you decided to take on the challenge to create the greenest building in the U.S.? That is just what the non-profit, Omega Institute of Holistic Studies decided to do. They spent t…

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Say “I Do” Sustainably: A-Z Eco-Wedding Guide

My nephew is getting married this summer and my sister-in-law called in a mother of the groom frenzy, and asked me to send her everything I knew about creating a more sustainable wedding. Green we…

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Eco-Crazed? 10 Odd Green Ideas

Strangeness abounds this holiday season. In the fields of green, ideas are sprouting up in all directions. We all want to do our part for the environment, but how far should we go? Blisstree.com …

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Green Cities: How Does Your City Rank?

Portland, Oregon is the most sustainable city and has earned the top distinction since SustainLane began ranking the 50 greenest large U.S. cities in 2005. One of my best friends will be moving to …

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Megan is an editor and producer for Care2's Healthy Living. Her main priorities are to live simply and build meaningful relationships with the people... more

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