Category Archives: News

We’re Moving!

By Rose H. We have a special announcement for our readers this week….

For some time, we’ve been considering separating the topics that this blog covers, and starting a new blog specifically related to green and sustainable living, and we’re proud to announce that it’s finally LIVE!

This new site

3 Tips for Choosing and Installing Energy-Efficient Doors

By Rose H.

Selecting and installing an energy efficient door can help you reduce your electric bill, as well as keep your rooms at a more comfortable temperature without having to turn on the AC or the heater.

Some door improvements cost a lot of money. For example, if you decided to completely re

3 DIY Vodka Cleaning Recipes

By Becky Striepe

A little for the counters, a little for the person cleaning the counters. Vodka combines some of the best properties from many other green cleaning pantry staples. Try these simple vodka cleaning recipes.

Like vinegar, vodka is excellent at disinfecting, but it also fights odors

21 Things to Make with Rocks!

By Julie Finn

While my kids were at camp last week, I repainted their bedroom, which meant that I had to clean it out first. This turned into some kind of abject archaeological excavation in which I discovered that 1) the kids never throw away their candy wrappers and I need to stop letting them

3 DIY Vodka Cleaning Recipes

By Becky Striepe

A little for the counters, a little for the person cleaning the counters. Vodka combines some of the best properties from many other green cleaning pantry staples. Try these simple vodka cleaning recipes.

Like vinegar, vodka is excellent at disinfecting, but it also fights odors

21 Things to Make with Rocks!

By Julie Finn

While my kids were at camp last week, I repainted their bedroom, which meant that I had to clean it out first. This turned into some kind of abject archaeological excavation in which I discovered that 1) the kids never throw away their candy wrappers and I need to stop letting them