Green Archive

eiffel tower sunny morning tree
France is getting big news this spring with radical laws for everything from food waste to solar roofs, and even giving the Eiffel Tower an enviro-makeover. *** It’d be nice to think the whole world will just up and become...
bright hemp cloth
  Cotton and synthetic fabrics are not environmentally friendly. There are alternatives with smaller carbon footprints. Here are 3 of them. *** It’s important to consider the environmental impact of the fabrics you use. Energy, water and chemicals to...
dried flowers chrysanthemum
Growing flowers to dry is easy, inexpensive and rewarding. Here are some tips on what to grow and how to dry what you grow later. *** Have you inadvertently left a bouquet of flowers in a vase and forgotten...
glass of water
Water is our planet’s most important resource. Here are some ways to keep water conservation a down-to-earth activity. *** As World Water Day approached on March 22nd, this tidbit came across my desk. I didn’t think much of it,...