Clotheslines are the most energy-efficient—but not always the most practical--drying option. Levi Strauss’s Care to Air contest offers $10,000 for innovations that would improve or replace the clothesline.
Save money and energy by ditching the dryer and air drying your clothes instead.
Jessica discusses the process, including several reader surveys, the Natural Home staff goes through to choose each issue's cover.
Enjoy your herbs throughout the winter months with these different drying techniques.
Finca Bella Vista in Costa Rica, a community of sustainable treehouses in the jungle canopy, connected by zip lines and suspension bridges, is an Ewok Village come to life.
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.
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 chose bamboo for its kitchenware line because it's both sustainable and beautiful.
Natural Home bamboo kitchen tools are made without formaldehyde or other harmful additives, through a process that eliminates waste.
Here’s a roundup of great tips and resources for planning all your food preservation duties in advance.
Ever wonder what herbs fare well in Minnesota? So did one of our readers! Learn the best ways to grow and store garlic along with other cold climate information.
Love those little expensive, jars of sun-dried tomatoes? Try this simple technique to make oven-dried tomatoes—a perfect way to preserve your end-of-season harvest.
Inclement weather can really keep you out of your garden. Here are some of the challenges Mother Nature presents us and a couple of tricks you can use to keep her at bay.
The four-lined plant bug is a regional pest that plagues plants belonging to the mint family and other of your herbal favorites.
Choose organic cotton tampons, pads and panty liners from Organyc for a healthy, eco-friendly period.
One herb lover gets a chance to write her very own blog for her favorite herb magazine, The Herb Companion.
Cutting and drying herbs can be a great way for kids to learn about them.
As summer dwindles down to a close, you may be left standing in your garden or kitchen thinking "Now what?" Preserve herbs with our expert tips: dry, freeze, pickle and pack them to continue enjoying your favorite herbs well into the winter.
The Herb Channeler gets in gear to preserve the herbal harvest for the fall and winter months. Get ideas to freeze, dry and preserve your herbs as well as bring them indoors.