Woodworking Projects for Kids: Free Online Resources

Woodworking Projects for Kids: Free Online Resources

Woodworking projects for kids: woodworking with your children teaches basic skills for planning, measuring, and the use of basic carpentry tools. Kids love to make things. My daughter is always asking me “Papa, what can we make? Let’s do a project together.” And woodworking is our usual mode for making things. Messing about with wood… Read more

How to Get Clean Energy at Home For Free

How to Get Clean Energy at Home For Free

The electricity bills we pay each month primarily go towards supporting America’s many dirty, smelly fossil fuels. Renewable alternatives are few and far between among these utilities, and when they do exist, they’re far from affordable. The good news is that B Corporations like Arcadia Power are now giving us the choice to support cleaner,… Read more

Energy efficient appliances vs traditional ones: What’s the difference?

Energy efficient appliances vs traditional ones: What’s the difference?

When it comes to energy efficient appliances versus traditional appliances, here are a few things to consider. Look at the appliances being used in your home on a regular basis. Are any of these appliances 10, 15, or even 20 years old? If so, you can bet you’re spending more on monthly utility costs than you have to. Remember being environmentally conscientious not only helps preserve the earth, but can also save you money! Read more

Natural Foods for Less: Bulk Up at a Co-op

Natural Foods for Less: Bulk Up at a Co-op

Join a Co-op and Bulk Up for Cheap! Grocery prices got you down? Organic foods seem out of your budget? Join a co-op and buy your natural foods in bulk. Order ahead and get what you’d need for a month. You’ll always have the staples at hand, and you’ll save some cash at the same… Read more

Sustainability Jobs For the Empowered American

Sustainability Jobs For the Empowered American

Sustainability isn’t only about getting out into your community (or your own home) and making a difference. Yes, impacting the way your neighborhood views and uses its resources in a sustainable manner is immeasurably important. Read more

Stay Safe – Plan Before You Dig

Stay Safe – Plan Before You Dig

Even if it doesn’t look like it from the surface, the underground world of your yard is likely a lot more complicated than you realize. Next time you are considering a backyard construction project, this should be one of your very first steps: checking on underground utilities. Read more

How Online Jigsaw Puzzles Can Benefit Busy Parents

How Online Jigsaw Puzzles Can Benefit Busy Parents

Nowadays, parents find it increasingly tough to keep their kids engaged, more so when they have to attend to household chores and other tasks. The worrisome thing is kids have become smarter owing to exposure to technology at a very early age and this is something you cannot really evade. They become well acquainted with… Read more

Behind the Wheel: 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid & Electric

Behind the Wheel: 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid & Electric

The 2017 Hyundai Ioniq looks to be a serious contender in the affordable clean transportation sector, as buyers have the option of choosing from three different flavors — a hybrid, a plug-in hybrid, or a fully electric car — of the platform, all at prices right in line with (or better than) the rest of the cars in their class.
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Escaping the British weather: What should you pack?

Escaping the British weather: What should you pack?

Let’s face it, the British weather is not the greatest, especially in the damp, cold months of autumn and winter. Even in summer, you are lucky to get through a week or so without using an umbrella. No wonder so many people head off to the sun. If you are lucky enough to be heading… Read more

Teach Your Kids to Fish in 7 Simple Steps

Teach Your Kids to Fish in 7 Simple Steps

Children learn differently than adults. They are curious, like to explore and often have a complete disregard for the safety measures. Teaching your kid to fish isn’t that much different from teaching him or her how to ride a bike. Give them too much freedom, and they could hurt themselves. Give them little or no… Read more

Eco-Friendly Yard Makeovers for Spring

Eco-Friendly Yard Makeovers for Spring

When thinking of spring, we think of all things green. We want our yards to be lush and green, but keeping it green while “going green” can be challenging. There are eco-friendly ways to spruce up our yards for spring and then manage it in an eco-friendly way to maintain that beautiful yard we crave. Read more