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I'm Traveling The World With My 3-Year-Old & Homeschooling Her Along The Way. Here's Why

I can speak volumes to the incredible lessons my husband and I have learned through our travels. But how does this 'the world is my classroom'...

Stevie Trujillo
February 3 2016

Take A Look Inside New York City's First Micro-Apartment (Photos)

The cutting-edge space, composed of 55 studio apartments ranging from 260 to 360 square feet, is proof that a teeny apartment is nothing to complain...

Emma Loewe
February 3 2016

10 Celebrities With Green Campaigns We Can Get Behind

Leonardo DiCaprio, Natalie Portman and Jack Johnson are just a few of the celebs doing their part to protect the world's natural spaces.

Emma Loewe
January 31 2016

Seattle Just Built A Tiny Home Village For An Inspiring Reason

Last year, 2,800 homeless people were found living on the streets of Seattle. That number is about to go down thanks to a new village of tiny homes in...

Emma Loewe
January 28 2016

The New Smart Shower Head You Need In Your Bathroom

Think back to your last shower. How much water did you use? 9 gallons? 12?

Emma Loewe
January 27 2016

How Dirt Keeps Your Kids Happy & Healthy: A Pediatrician Explains

Most non-farmers — which is to say, almost all of us — think of soil as being utterly irrelevant. But we couldn’t be more wrong.

Maya Shetreat-Klein, M.D.
January 21 2016

A Beginner’s Guide to Composting

Composting organic waste is one of the best things you can do for the environment.

Tom Szaky
January 20 2016

16 Easy Ways To Make Way Less Trash In 2016

I recently discovered a trio of women whose green reduction efforts are putting my cloth bags and reusable water bottle to shame.

Danielle Chabassol
January 13 2016

The 5 Biggest Reasons You Should Eat Grass-Fed Meat (If You Aren’t Already)

The consensus is that organic vegetables and fruits are better for you than non-organic foods because their pesticides and chemicals make you weak....

Dave Asprey
December 31 2015

My Husband & I Have Lived In A Van For 6 Years. Here's What I've Learned About Love

“How have you not killed each other yet?” is the question I get the most at cocktail parties and social gatherings, followed by “I’d [insert slow...

Stevie Trujillo
December 17 2015

How I Saved Nearly $40,000 A Year By Downsizing

Six years ago, my husband and I moved out of our waterfront apartment in Venice, California, and into a converted Sprinter van. Although the choice to...

Stevie Trujillo
December 3 2015

We Met The Man Who Lives In New York's Tiniest Apartment (Amazing Photos)

Grayson Altenberg's studio apartment in New York City measures in at less than 100 square feet — roughly the size of the average American bathroom.

Emma Loewe
November 24 2015

The Only 12 Kitchen Tools You Need To Make Healthy Meals

The kitchen is the heart of the home, feeding both body and soul. Every good cocktail party ends with guests gathering in the kitchen. There's...

Kimberly Evans, M.S., R.D.
November 17 2015

How To Save $2,000 A Year By Cooking

What would you do right now if you had extra $2000 in your pocket?

Summer Rayne Oakes
November 13 2015

How I Created My Dream Wardrobe Without Buying Any New Clothes

As consumers, the best thing we can do for the environment is to shop for secondhand clothes or clothing made with natural fibers like cotton and...

Hanna Baror-Padilla
November 9 2015

Nearly Everything In This Office Is Made Out Of Trash (And The Photos Are Amazing)

As Albe Zakes — the VP of TerraCycle, a global recycling network — led me through the company's headquarters, he stopped in his tracks once we reached...

Emma Loewe
November 9 2015

The 10 Best Cities For People Who Hate Traffic

Earlier this month, the government of Oslo, Norway, announced that it will completely ban automobiles from the city's center by 2019 — citing...

Emma Loewe
November 5 2015

The Low Maintenance Houseplants That Fight Hidden Air Pollution

Indoor air pollution is one of the five greatest public health risks, according to the EPA, and our appliances, cleaning products, and heating and...

Emma Loewe
November 1 2015