Environmentally-Friendly Projects Brought to Life by Today’s Youth

Having an environmentally-friendly project or idea come to life is something that numerous people, from all around the world, hope to accomplish at some point in their lives. These particular projects, however, have been brought to life by today’s youth. These are not people who have gone through college, or spent years on end doing […]

3 Areas Where Students Can Impact Their Environment Less

While colleges and universities are making strides towards more sustainable campuses there is still a lot students themselves can do to lessen their impact on the local environment. This is especially true when we consider the fact most locations, where institutions of higher learning exist, see a major rise in the population when school is […]

New Year’s Resolutions for the Environmentally-Minded

The new year is upon us and while many people have set their sights on New Year’s resolutions that simply give them a new chance to get back into old habits, many others are looking for a way to become more environmentally-minded in the new year. For those of you who are either already incorporating […]

5 Environmental Designs and Ideas Spearheaded By Today’s Youth

Image by T Lindenbaum / Creative Commons Companies, governments and individuals all across the world are searching for ways to lower our carbon footprint, improve sustainability, and turn towards a more environmentally-friendly way of life. Thus it is no surprise that the youth of today are not only getting in on the “green movement”, but […]

Environmentally-Friendly Summer Excursions You Are Sure To Enjoy

Image by dorena-wm / Creative Commons Although summer won’t officially be here until mid June, many people are already planning their summer vacations. The kids will be out of school in a few weeks and if you haven’t already planned a cool family trip, now is the time. To help you with that, I’ve come […]

3 Environmentally-Friendly Ways to De-Stress for National Stress Awareness Month

Image by Helga Weber / Creative Commons April is National Stress Awareness Month. It is a time when people from all walks of life can learn about how stress impacts not only their day to day lives, but their health, their sanity and their overall well-being. In honor of National Stress Awareness Month, I wanted […]

A Few Environmentally-Friendly Tips For The Big Game

Image by Triple Tri / Creative Commons The big game is almost here and if you are any kind of football fan you’ve probably already figured out who you are watching the game with, where you are going to watch it, what you are eating and most importantly which team you want to win. With […]

8 Environmentally-Friendly Actions Your Kids Can Take

One of the things even the most environmentally-conscious parents sometimes forget is to include their kids in on their “green” actions. I learned early on that my kids were very interested in doing things that helped save energy, prevent waste and protect the earth. My daughter, for example, doesn’t let anyone in the family leave […]

50 Ways to Make Your Life More Environmentally-Friendly

Image by Enokson There is a lot of talk about going green. Thankfully governments, businesses and individuals around the world are beginning to take actions to back up that talk. From opting for alternative energies such as wind, hydro or the solar panels at Verengosolar.com to switching to lower emission transportation options, from growing their […]

World Environment Day: What Forests Mean to You

June is here and World Environment Day 2011 is right around the corner. On Sunday, June 5th UNEP (United Nations Environmental Programme) and millions of people around the world will be gearing their support and activities towards the theme of this year’s WED, “Forests: Nature at Your Service”. Why was this particular theme chosen? Well, […]