The risk of produce contamination is now more than 80 percent. Follow these tips to safely wash and enjoy your nutritional fruits and vegetables.
Keep your kitchen storage containers lean and kind with these options that won’t leach chemicals into your food.
Try one or more of these smart kitchen storage ideas to add comfort, convenience and style to small-space kitchens.
Create this small set of high-quality knives to take on any recipes that comes your way.
To lead a healthier lifestyle, green your home with these nine cost-effective solutions.
Sharing the love of cooking with children is a wonderful way to get kids in the kitchen and introduce to them the simple pleasures of life from kneading bread to chopping carrots to create a delicious and healthy meal.
Nothing screams summer like ice cream. Rodelle and KitchenAid are partnering together to present the first ever ‘Great American Ice Cream Challenge.’
Salt can soak up stains, clean pots and pans and exfoliate skin. Check out these and other uses for salt!
For a zero-waste kitchen, learn how to reduce food waste with these tips from guest blogger Letitia Star.
Did you know that lemons can cut grease, brighten laundry and whiten fingernails? Discover these and many more uses for lemons!
Clutter taking over? Organize your kitchen with these decluttering tips and storage solutions.
Decorate your home with zero-waste decor that can be reused, recycled or consumed—instead of toxic landfill trash. The Christmas decorations of Colonial Williamsburg offer inspiration for using natural decor.
Good for cleaning home and body, vinegar has many uses around the house, from cutting grease in the kitchen to softening hair and laundry.
If you are new to cooking with herbs, try adding flavor to your meals with these six culinary herbs.
Good for cleaning home and body, baking soda has many uses, from absorbing odors to keeping hair shiny and carpet fresh.
Though used like timber, bamboo is a grass that self-propagates as it spreads underground via a network of rhizomes. A white oak tree takes 120 years to grow to maturity; bamboo takes three-and-a-half to seven years.
Learn how to keep your kitchen a safe and healthy space for your family by following these tips.
Planting herbs in pots is a great way to jump into gardening, and you'll be able to use your harvest every day.
Outdoor kitchens, dining areas and living rooms are a great way to expand your home's living space. Designers offer advice on how to make the most of the great outdoors—in your own backyard.
Here are some ingredients to make cooking with kids a tasty experience!
Think your balcony's too tiny to provide food and fun? Check out Apartment Therapy's great tips for making the most of your outdoor space.
From a little-known sugar substitute to a conversation-starting book, this list of items for the green kitchen contains a few surprises.
Got kitchen clutter? Turn a picture frame into a beautiful, useful storage solution.
Natural Home bamboo kitchen tools are made without formaldehyde or other harmful additives, through a process that eliminates waste.
Natural Home chose bamboo for its kitchenware line because it's both sustainable and beautiful.
Follow these tips to banish clutter and increase your efficiency, from your home office to your garage.
Obama is poised to sign the Food Safety Bill. Learn more about how you can guarantee the safety of your own food.
Vintage tins add decorative accents to your home while also providing storage.
Tea towels are the perfect accessory to add life to your kitchen. Wipe your hands on them, or hang them up as décor. Hammocks & High Tea's collection of tea towels features global prints in rich colors.
These are the herbs that I simply have trouble envisioning any kitchen garden living without.
An annual survey of home buyers found that Americans want smaller homes with a focus on casual living and togetherness. From larger kitchens to outdoor living spaces, these 10 features were the most popular. Find out how you can get them, too!
Design your dining room with patterned placemats from Amenity. Made of organic cotton and hemp, these placemats come in a variety of colors and designs, making it easy to find the perfect fit for your room.
Natural Home guest blogger Rebecca Selove narrows down her choices of Energy Star-rated appliances for her LEED-certified home in Tennessee.
J Clay Pottery features all your favorite foodie items—mugs and plates to bowls and sake sets—in all-natural clay and nature-inspired colors.
Hova Design’s FabricPots makes indoor gardening easier.
Patters and personality galore, Plover Organic’s organic cotton bedding and kitchen textiles add just the right amount of spice to your green home decor.
bambu creates modern goods for the kitchen and home, created from renewable materials, including bamboo and cork.
Make this succotash recipe to use up your garden's excess of squash, corn and zucchini.
This marinade not only tenderizes meats and chicken, but it also has a wonderful zesty taste that is easy to get hooked on!
Try this recipe for a tasty, healthy and versatile salad.
Natural Home editorial intern Kristin Standley finds healthy road trip snacks.
Smooth, tangy, full of flavor, it just takes a few minutes to whip this up for spreading on focaccia or roasted chicken.
Natural Home editorial intern Samantha Schwartz bakes her first batch of organic cupcakes from scratch.
Natural Home editorial intern Kristin Standley plans a green Fourth of July celebration.
This recipe is great for summer picnics because it doesn't use mayonnaise.
Gorgeous greens and fresh mint make a tasty, healthy, and quick soup.
Natural Home editorial intern Kristin Standley shares her favorite ways to brew iced tea for a refreshing, healthy and green summer treat.
Natural Home editorial intern, Kristin Standley, begins an indoor herb garden on her windowsill for fresh herbs year-round.
Stephanie tackles moving and furnishing an empty house by picking salvaged, hand-crafted or environmentally friendly pieces.
La Chanh Nguyen's eco-friendly designs are changing the function common household items. Her process is simple; she deconstructs an object and recreates it with a green purpose and function.
My parents’ customers reused their containers to buy honey in bulk. Now I reuse jars to store all kinds of foods.
A kitchen garden offers many benefits beyond saving money.
Want to be sure about what you're putting on your skin and hair? Save a little money and have a little fun mixing up these DIY beauty treatments. These natural home beauty remedies are made from basic household and kitchen ingredients!
Jessica's favorite green gifts for the upcoming holiday season are stylish and eco-friendly.