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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Many people may not realize how a few simple changes could allow them to lead a more biofriendly, sustainable life. According to the EPA, “Sustainability is based on a simple principle: Everything that we need for our survival and well-being depends, either directly or indirectly, on our natural environment.” This means, so long as we can figure […]
Image by SteveR / Creative Commons We are very fortunate to live in a time where we have nearly instant access to food of all kinds. That is why when I talk about starting a vegetable garden and growing your own food people give me a strange look. Why spend your time dealing with […]