How to Buy Energy-Efficient Range or Stove

Is your stove or range petering out or nearing the end of its life expectancy? Experts say the best time to make large appliance purchases is in September, when manufacturers are rolling out their latest models and looking to make … Continue reading

Host a Sophisticated Clothes Swap

Take your green to the fashion scene by hosting a clothing swap with style. Gather friends and family to trade treasures, reduce your collective carbon footprint and save a little money, too. Here’s how to set your own swap on … Continue reading

Keeping it Clean at School: Tips for Cleaning Backpacks & Lunch Boxes

I’m sure most moms can relate. You’re emptying out your child’s Friday folder contents only to find an exploded bag of cheese crackers in every nook and cranny of your kid’s backpack. Or worse, you’re cleaning out their reusable lunch … Continue reading