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20 Ways You Can Be Greener Today Than Yesterday

Adding a little more green into your daily routine doesn’t have to take a lot of time, nor does it need to be costly and complex. In actual fact, taking steps to go green can be relatively painless…at least when it comes to some of the basics.

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Green Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Whether you are the kind of person who loves Valentine’s Day and can’t wait to figure out new, creative ways to show your loved one you care or you’re the kind of person who wants to do something for Valentine’s Day, but maybe has run out of fresh ideas. Either way, we’ve got you covered. […]

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5 Environmentally-Friendly Benefits of Nurturing Trees in Your Yard

Homeowners are often aware of the superficial appeal of trees in their landscaping, but little more. While they appreciate the beauty of a flowering dogwood or a maple’s changing leaves, the value of dogwoods, maples, elms, sycamores and other common species isn’t purely aesthetic. These trees have a purpose. When you look past their vibrant […]

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Nature Always Finds a Way

One thing we all should know by now is nature always finds a way. It is for this reason this little, green plant growing out of the side of a brick building earns today’s Biofriendly Image of the Day. A prime example of nature’s persistence and determination. Image by Nestor Lacle | Used with permission […]

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Little Ladybug

Hello there, little ladybug. Nice you see you hanging out in this garden. Hopefully you can help get rid of any destructive pests that may be lingering. Even if there aren’t any aphids or other insects lying around, we know you have countless benefits and consider you a sign of good luck.  To thank you, […]

Breaking the Ice

Breaking the Ice

When the level of the is high, then the winter cold, this can happen. Amazingly enough, there are plants that have evolved to survive it.

Stem Drops, Biofriendly image of the day.

Stem Drops

The Biofriendly Image of the day is Stem Drops, a wonderfully detailed macro shot of tiny water droplets on the stem of a plant the day after a rainstorm.

10 Eco-Friendly Valentine’s Day Tips

Image by tanakawho / Creative Commons Valentine’s Day is typically one of the most romantic days of the year. People all across the globe take time out of their day to honor, cherish and shower those they love with flowers, candy, gifts and romantic gestures. The question is, how can you do all of that […]

7 Smart Tips for a Biofriendly Summer

Well, it’s official. Summer is here! And let me tell you, the summer weather did not delay its arrival at all. With temperatures close to 100 degrees, we are feeling the summer heat. So, now that schools are out and families are getting ready for summer activities, I thought it would be a good time […]

3 Simple Ways to Go Green Irish Style

When it comes to going green there are many different steps you can take. You can do all kinds of things including cutting down your energy use, recycling, minimizing your water usage, cleaning with natural products, eating organic and locally grown food, etc. But in honor of my Irish roots, I figured now would be […]