FRESH SPINACH SUPERFOOD RECIPES

Spinach is not only an amazingly versatile veggie, but it’s also an impressively healthy leafy green packed with vitamins and protein. At just seven calories a cup, eating spinach is a great way to get essential nutrients in your diet without any guilt. As a...

Fatbergs: Threatening to Be Another NYC Attraction

Fatbergs are the perfect name to convey the huge collections of waste which congeal into destructive globs that wreak havoc on our sewer systems. We are talking about massive levels of destruction here. In the UK in 2017, a 143-ton fatberg stretched 820 feet in...

JULY IS BLUEBERRY MONTH!

I just love summer berries … blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, blackberries….bring ‘em on!!! As July is Blueberry Month, we wanted to share some of our favourite recipes—they are foolproof and easy—and if they don’t look perfect, well who cares! They still taste amazing and it is...

Alternative Lawn Care: The New American Dream

Turfgrass -- the narrow-leaved grass species that gives suburban neighbourhoods that American Dream quality -- covers more of the US than corn, wheat, and orchards combined. Over 40 million acres of land in the US is covered in turf. A 2005 NASA study derived from...

How to Conserve Energy in the Summer

Summer is officially here, and while soaking up the sun is great - soaking up too much energy in your household isn’t. Not only is this extremely damaging to our environment, but it’s also costly. Here are some eco-friendly tips and tricks to help conserve...

Easy Breezy Meatless Recipes

Weekends are a great time for me to try out new recipes, put a twist on some old favorites, or make it up as I go along. This past weekend I was up at our mountain house in the Catskills and the weather was perfect for eating outdoors –...

The Eco-Friendly Gadgets You Need Right Now

Technology. We love to love it; we love to hate it. But one thing is for sure: it’s not going anywhere.  With the rise of the internet, smartwatches, wearables, and gaming consoles, the tech industry is pumping out more gadgets than ever before. The only...

Eco Your Morning and Nighttime Routine

While living in a world that seems to be full of excess plastic and rising sea levels there are simple changes you can make to your routine that have the power to make a big difference. Although at first glance they may seem small, by making these changes regular...