supporting sustainable businesses

5 Ways to Support Sustainable Businesses This Year

Supporting sustainable businesses is more critical than in previous years as the climate crisis ramps in severity and numerous companies are making moves to prove their positive contribution. Businesses are doing their part to become more sustainable and consumers must also work toward this initiative.  For both novices and experienced individuals in the sustainable shopping […]

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Thoughtful Ways to Clean Your Home That Support the Environment

The holidays are almost here, so it’s time to get out the mop and broom, start to tidy up and begin clean your home for receiving guests. The question is, how will doing so impact your carbon footprint?  You might not often pause to reflect on how your cleaning choices impact the environment. However, everything […]

Earth-friendly children

How to Raise Earth-Friendly Children

Everyone has a role in protecting the planet, including the youngest family members. Indeed, climate change affects them the most, as reaching net-zero emissions by 2050 is critical to keeping global warming to no more than 1.5 C. Scientists warn of widespread catastrophe if humanity fails to achieve this goal.  Children are our future. How […]

source green furniture

5 Thoughtful Ways to Source Green Furniture

In recent years, companies have strived to create eco-friendly furniture as sustainability becomes more important for consumers. Labeling something as “green” is easy, but doing so doesn’t mean the item made is genuinely sustainable.  How can you source furniture that’s actually green? Here are five thoughtful ways to find it.  1. Sustainably-Made Fabric One way […]

corporations claiming to be sustainable

6 Things to Look for In Corporations Claiming to Be Sustainable

Climate change affects people globally, so it’s no wonder 65% of consumers of all ages prefer to support green companies. Brands stand to profit from a broader consumer base if they change their marketing materials to include sustainability buzzwords. This doesn’t mean they’re committed to making the planet a better place to live, though. Before […]

eco-friendly hygiene

Here’s How to Promote Eco-Friendly Hygiene

Hygiene routines range from person to person and may comprise several products aimed to improve quality of life and well-being. However, not all products or practices are sustainable. Promoting an eco-friendly hygiene practice is worth considering as more people seek ways to live a greener lifestyle. After all, it’s one area you have complete control […]

Avoid burnout while saving the planet

The Best Ways to Avoid Burnout While Saving the Planet

You’d be in good company if you adopted an eco-friendly lifestyle due to increasing climate change threats. A recent survey of 10,000 young people ages 16 to 25 found 59% of respondents were seriously apprehensive about the planet’s future, and 84% were moderately concerned about saving the planet. Of course, an uptick in massive hurricanes […]