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Anatomy of Earth-Sheltered Homes

With the advancements of today’s construction technology, the common four-walled home isn’t the only option homeowners have anymore. Advancements in construction technology and architectural design have allowed other forms of housing to exist.  Earth-sheltered homes offer a unique living situation by emphasizing eco-friendly living and offering...

Gardening Tips That Save You Green

If you’re a gardener, chances are you know how rewarding growing your own food can be. Whether you run an at-home farm, tend to a small patch of blueberry bushes, or have an apartment window herb garden, you know how satisfying that harvest of something...

Sustainable Swimwear The New Must-Have Fashion Item

Sustainability is the buzzword in a plethora of industries these days – especially amongst millennials, around 73% of whom are willing to spend more to buy sustainable items – including swimwear. The fashion industry is fulfilling this demand, with a host of brands in affordable and upmarket...

Cost-Effective Advice for Transitioning to Conscious Consumerism

Holidays, birthdays, new school years, special occasions — they all tell us to shop, shop, shop. Not to mention trying to keep up with the Joneses and have the latest appliances, technology, interior designs, and fashion. Inevitably, we will all face that day where we look...

Top 50 US Cities Ranked by Progress of Urban Sustainability

What makes a city green? The definition refers almost entirely to best practices that ensure sustainable development. According to the 2018 Citizen Centric Cities report released by Arcadis, sustainable urban centers are “places that are planned and managed with consideration for social, economic, environmental impact,...