sustainable living

How to Create a Sustainable Neighborhood in Your Community

The conversation around sustainability is increasing. As we experience more environmental, economic and social troubles, the need for refreshed, sustainable strategies grows.  One of those strategies is creating sustainable neighborhoods. Sustainable neighborhoods are simply neighborhoods that put environmental, economic and social health at the forefront of their development. The benefits of creating an eco-friendly neighborhood […]

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Looking to Be More Biofriendly? Going Green Just Makes Sense.

While some people are all about living biofriendly and “going green”, others seem to protest having to make any changes in the daily or weekly routine to which they’ve become accustomed. The funny thing is, going green just makes sense. It doesn’t have to be a political issue, or an issue of whether you believe […]

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How to Turn Your Yard into a Healthy Ecosystem

The recent COP26 climate conference was overwhelming for many of us. The conference highlighted the scale of our climate crisis and the need for collaboration at the international level.  For most, the conference left feelings of disconnection and being overloaded. However, we must not forget we can make a real difference — even if it’s […]

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6 Tips to Make Your Eating Habits More Sustainable

We look for longevity and sustainability in our homes and health, but it goes well beyond that. Sustainability is leading the way in 2021, with significantly more options for sustainable eating habits. When JBS, the world’s largest supplier of beef, chicken and pork, experienced a ransomware attack in May, many realized the importance of making […]

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Is Veganism Truly Good for the Planet? A Step-By-Step Analysis

Behind every widely accepted idea in the world, there is one or more cause the population believes to bear greater significance or meaning to our existence. One of these ideas is veganism. Many people switch to a vegan diet simply because they want to have a clean dietary pattern. Others may switch as part of […]

4 Green Eco Tips for Sustainable Living

Americans generated nearly 270 million tons of trash in 2017. That’s about 540,000,000,000 pounds of garbage on a yearly basis. And, as pollution levels continue to rise and landfills begin overfilling, going “green” is more important than ever. Sustainable living is a great way to reduce your impact on the environment. So, it’s time to […]

How to Minimize Food Waste

Welcome to the brand new column on Biofriendly Planet known as the Biofriendly DIY! Here we hope to share our best ‘do-it-yourself’ ideas to help you be more green at home.

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Colorful Tomatoes on the Vine | Green Wings Award

We love this “rainbow” of tomatoes growing on the vine. So colorful! They look like they’re going to be super tasty too, don’t they? Tomatoes are one yummy treat, particularly when you are able to grow your own organic variety. For being so colorful, and for making us want to go out and start growing […]

Biofriendly Ways to Lower Stress Levels and Improve Health

Most people try to take steps on a daily basis to improve their health and overall well-being. Getting daily exercise, eating well, and doing what you can to alleviate stress will all help. Fortunately, in this day and age, you can easily find ways to lower stress levels and improve your health. Some of these […]

Fall Back Into Greener Habits

It’s that time of the year again, the time when many of us turn our clocks back to signal the end of daylight savings time. For those of you who may have forgotten, daylight savings time officially comes to an end at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 31st this year. While most people can’t wait to “fall […]