With a little do-it-yourself effort, wooden shutters found at flea markets and antique stores can turn into shelves, room dividers and other home décor.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace gives in to paper towels. Find out why.
Wrap drinking glasses in handmade paper for pretty, easy-to-make vases and votive holders.
Recycled holiday cards from Paperworks Studio are not just great for the planet—they provide jobs for people with disabilities.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace recounts her two weeks without paper towels.
Follow a young environmental enthusiast through daily and long-term changes.
Don’t have extra money to drop on expensive picture frames or fancy artwork? Editorial intern Amanda Thompson discusses simple ways to spruce up any room in your house at no cost.
Find out what’s in your paper products with Greenpeace’s Recycled Tissue and Toilet Paper Guide.
Turn terra cotta planter pots into candle holders. This super simple project is an inexpensive way to bring a little romance to your garden.
Kim takes on a new eco-challenge at her apartment: Is it possible to keep naturally beautiful and clean without paper towels?
Matts talks about how he will be eco-friendly this holiday season by using green wrapping paper that won't cost him a cent.
Jessica discusses the eco-profile of the soy candles, recycled glassware, recycled-content paper and vintage and handmade wedding decor.
Need to save money on Valentine’s Day gifts this year? Natural Home editorial assistant Susan Melgren shares six simple ideas for homemade gifts to give your sweetheart.
Replacing paper towels with rags is a super simple step toward sustainable living. Follow these simple tips to get disposable paper towels out of your house. You'll never miss them.
Today's a great day to follow our tips for creating a home office that's easy on you and light on the planet.
Jessica's favorite green gifts for the upcoming holiday season are stylish and eco-friendly.
Use scraps and other 'trash' to wrap gifts—and forego the wasteful virgin paper.
After picking out colors and a design theme, guest blogger Erica Binns turns her attention to finding eco-friendly wedding invitations and stationery for her green wedding.
Invite the birds into your yard with this simple bird feeder made from a toilet paper roll.
Using recycled giftwrap as a table runner makes for an easy, inexpensive and eco-friendly DIY wedding decor project.
Cleaning your reusable shopping bag regularly will help protect your family against illness.
Jessica offers a sneak peek of her biodegradable wedding, which featured recycled glassware, handmade decor, recycled paper table runners, biodegradable plates and cups and soy candles.
The recent trend towards e-readers may cut back on environmental impact, but they also take away the tangible qualities of reading a book.
Guest blogger Erica Binns continues her search for eco-friendly stationery with a hunt for wedding thank-you notes and silk flowers for her green wedding.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace picks out her favorite Linda and Harriet stationery to use as Valentine's Day cards.
Christmas may have passed, but the remnants of the holiday festivities remain—piles of wrapping paper, boxes, and ribbons tangled strands of lights trees losing needles all over the living room floor. Fortunately, cleaning up after another holiday season is easier—and more
Reading books from your local public library is a greener alternative to buying new books.