Category: <span>Green Home</span>

A Quick Start Guide to Sustainable Cleaning

A Quick Start Guide to Sustainable Cleaning

In more recent years, sustainability has become such a big buzzword in conversations about personal and environmental wellbeing. The meaning is simple and easy: able to continue indefinitely, without causing harm or depleting resources. If we apply those simple definitions to sustainable cleaning, its meaning is clear. Attainable sustainable cleaning Sustainable cleaning refers to cleaning...

A Real Life Upcycle Challenge

A Real Life Upcycle Challenge

At the mere mention of ‘upcycle,’ I immediately envision a scene of zombie-like people wielding hammers and crowbars, staggering through the back allies of local shopping malls in search of pallets. Once home, these jolting figures make beds, shelving units, desks, photo frames, and all sorts of knick knacks from this harvested wood, and then...

Green Living In A Concrete Jungle

Green Living In A Concrete Jungle

Often, when we hear about environmental problems around the world and look outside and see a concrete jungle we feel helpless. That is how I felt. I thought, “I live in the middle of the city, how I can contribute to the greater good?” I’m no activist and I don’t live somewhere there is a...

A Day in the Life of the Natural Mum

A Day in the Life of the Natural Mum

Kids are such precious and vulnerable little things and when my daughter was born, all I wanted to do was protect and nurture her. This, along with my passion for the ocean and nature, has been my motivation for living a more sustainable life. I have to say I’ve found it difficult to find products...

8 Earth-Friendly Home Improvement Projects to Try

8 Earth-Friendly Home Improvement Projects to Try

If you aren’t sure how you can save on energy while at the same time do Mother Nature a favor, then you don’t have to look very far. Here are 8 easy-to-implement home improvement projects that will save the earth, and the dollars too: 1. Dry clothes the old-fashioned way. Build a clothesline to dry your clothes instead...