Morning shows are fun, but they are kind of rough on a Monday morning! I have a new respect for all those morning show professionals who do it 5 days a week! We had a great time with Ebru Today talking about getting greener in the kitchen. I kept my tips to things that were [...]
There’s nothing like really looking under the hood to make you think “charming” is a realtor’s secret code for: run for the hills! I can deal with horse-hair insulation and bumpy plaster. But when we decided to peek up into the ceiling to check out the hand-hewn beams above, we were in for a real surprise.
So we come home from summer vacation to a kitchen full of fruit flies. I thought they would just go away in a few days, but as we filled the veggie and fruit basket on the counter with our farm stand purchases, they just multiplied! Clamoring on the cabinet doors and landing on every bit [...]
Green Diva Jen is also a holistic mom and one of the early members and founders of our local chapter of the Holistic Moms Network. We have definitely found that conscious moms who are concerned about natural health and wellness for their children and families, tend to be green moms and be more willing to [...]
I’ve dreamed about renovating a house like this . . . using sustainable, recycled, non-toxic materials and practices. Of course, it should be in the Hamptons and it should’ve been a fairly cool house to start with . . . Robin Wilson, a nationally recognized eco-friendly and healthy home interior designer, has recently finished a [...]
A couple of good reasons to switch to an eco-friendly, green cleaning service. Conventional cleaning practices utilize . . . 8 billion pounds of chemicals that are hazardous to your health and to the environment 4.5 billion pounds of janitorial paper products, consuming tens of millions of trees 1 billion pounds of tools and [...]
We had a chance to put together a Way Basics shelf recently. It really was as easy as they represented – at least it was for Woody the wonder dog and my two daughters Mary and Jessie. I read about Way Basics and was intrigued. I needed some simple book shelves and figured I’d just [...]
As I review more and more ‘green’ products these days, I’m kind of baffled that there isn’t more of a standardized rating system. I googled ‘green product standards’ and I found the Green Seal of course, which is great for paper products and cleaners. The EPA even has a database for information on environmental products and [...]