Eco Living

11 Eco Ways for Parents to Live Well

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 06.18.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Conspicuous consumption is a part of parenthood that is hard to avoid, from diapers to bath toys. But there are real ways to keep an eye on Mother Earth while you lovingly mother your own offspring. Here are 11 Eco Ways to Live Well for everyday living with little ones -- and one or two just for you.

Every Plant In The World: Online Catalogue Of Plants Planned By Botanical Institutions

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

ST. LOUIS - Four of the world's leading botanical institutions are working on a catalogue of every plant in the world, with plans to make the inventor...

With Agroforestry, Woodlands Can Also Yield Crops Such As Mushrooms, Leeks

CP | Dean Fosdick, The Associated Press | Posted 06.24.2012 | Canada Style

Forest farming can be an attractive option for property owners who want to earn more from their land without cutting timber.It generally involves thin...

The Guy's Guide to a Green Valentine's Day!

Candice Batista | Posted 04.09.2012 | Canada Living
Candice Batista

Valentine's Day is a romantic time of year, that's for sure! And if you're a guy, you are probably wondering what to get that special someone. This year, keep the planet in mind; she'll love you for it and be impressed with your eco style.

Preaching to the Audience Whilst the Choir Gives Me Grief

Candice Batista | Posted 08.19.2011 | Canada
Candice Batista

For almost eight years, I have been dedicated to trying to help myself and others live a more ecological life. Yet, in my quest to be and do better I ...