Greening Your Entertainment {Safe and Simple}

Accidentally Green - For the original post, visit Accidentally Green - Making healthy decisions that honor God and happen to help the environmnent. Did you know that a DVD or compact disc is estimated to last at least 500 years? Long after the disc is scratched – or even broken – it will be part of landfills, thanks to the disc’s polycarbonate and aluminum. And the jewel cases will be right there with them. [Source] Unfortunately I can remember the days when buying as many CDs, video tapes … [Read more...]

3 Options for an Energy Efficient Home You May Not Have Tried Yet

Dude, Sustainable! - It’s wise to invest in energy efficient home improvements. With the right changes, you can lower your energy usage and enjoy savings for years to come. While you may have already made the switch to fluorescent bulbs and chosen Energy Star appliances, there are a few changes you may not have considered.Get Energy Efficient WindowsEven windows that are only 15 years old can have weakened seals and drafts in them. Modern energy-efficient window designs use cutting-edge … [Read more...]

Gaia Natural Cleaners Review

Get Green Be Well - GAIA Natural Cleaners is made by a mom of three young children with a passion for health education and her biochemist husband. Those facts pretty much sold me on the natural cleaning products before I ever tried them. When I did put GAIA Natural Cleaners to use in my own home, I was convinced that […] (c) Get Green Be Well - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

8 Tips for Running Your Heating & Cooling Systems Efficiently

The Eco-Friendly Family - Pin ItDid you know that, according to the American Lung Association, the average American breathes 3,400 gallons of air each day? That means that your heating and cooling system has a big job to do, each and every day. We spend a great deal of time in our homes and Filtrete, a company I have used for years, wants to help–which is why I’ve partnered with them in this series of Healthy Home articles. (See 6 Steps to Cleaner Indoor Air & Naturally Deodorize Your … [Read more...]