Serve up refreshing flavor with Cool Cucumber Soup and Avocado Roll Ups. These recipes are perfect for a Fourth of July picnic.
Easy-to-prepare vegan frittatas make a classic breakfast or hearty dinner.
Rich, chocolate chip blondies are naturally sweetened with bananas.
Seitan and mushrooms beef up this hearty, vegan marinara sauce recipe.
Make this refreshing, tropical mango sorbet to help you enjoy hot summer nights.
Ditch antiperspirants loaded with suspected carcinogens and find effective, natural options with this array of hard-working, editor-tested under-armor.
Meaty Portobello mushrooms give this vegan stroganoff recipe all the flavor and texture of the traditional version.
Satisfy everyone in the family with this complete vegan menu perfect for your Memorial Day get-together.
Feature this colorful herbed pasta salad as the main course at your next outdoor get-together.
Easy-to-make homemade tortilla chips are a great, healthy choice for snacking.
Bell pepper boats make this Chickpea and Quinoa Salad a perfect spring and summer picnic dish.
These tasty, vegan cookie squares make an excellent treat for special occasions or afternoon get-togethers.
Add protein and whole grains to your menu with this hearty red quinoa salad recipe.
Nutritious, easy-to-make jicama salads are the perfect spring accompaniment to any meal.
Put together an elegant dessert quickly with this recipe for a Ginger Chocolate Mousse Pie.
Add spring color and crunch to meals with this light, refreshing asparagus salad.
Leafy spring greens add lively color and substance to this vegan stuffed shells recipe.
Drizzled with sweet pepper sauce, hearty cauliflower steaks are full of robust flavor.
Please kids of all ages with these healthy Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies.
Top your spaghetti with flavorful, satisfying wheatballs for a quick weeknight meal.
Free of aluminum and other nasty ingredients, this citrus-rich deodorant stick from Primal Pit Paste smells amazing, isn’t hard to apply and works well.
Mushroom-Nut Burgers are full of flavor and just as hearty as any meat-based burger you’ve ever had.
Let them eat cake! It's hard to believe that this decadent Chocolate Ganache Cake is actually vegan.
Keep delectable baked apples moist by wrapping them in parchment paper before baking.
Martial arts training can help with weight loss and improved mobility. Discover how this fitness regimen could benefit you and pick up a few tips for success.
Warm your tummy with this elegant butternut bisque.
Add medicinal activated charcoal to your natural medicine chest to quickly treat infant colic and a variety of poisonings.
Homemade pizza doesn't have to require yeast-risen dough. Try this gluten-free polenta crust for your next pizza night.
This Vegan German Chocolate Cake is just as decadent and satisfying as the classic dessert.
Smothered in a hearty walnut cream sauce this steamed kale recipe is sure to please everyone, even the naysayers.
Quick and easy-to-make, these vegan Cherry and Chocolate Taco Cookies are sure to become your family's new holiday tradition.
Check out a few of the best paleo blogs—each with fun new recipes, great pictures, lifestyle tips and more.
The Geothermal Exchange Organization provides geothermal heat pumps to help reduce heating costs during this brutal winter.
Try guest blogger Jennifer Robins coconut flour pancakes recipe for a breakfast treat that is gluten-free, dairy-free and sugar-free!
These six great natural and organic chocolate bars will satisfy your sweet tooth while paying mind to the earth.
Try your hand at making your own reed diffuser oil. This fun DIY project keeps homes smelling clean and fresh without the use of possibly harmful chemicals.
Discover 10 natural remedies for allergies from author Michelle Schoffro Cook to make the spring allergy season more tolerable.
Napoleon Fireplaces provides some helpful tips to consider when preparing your fireplace for the winter season.
Unlock the powers of antioxidant-rich tomatoes by checking out these many health benefits of tomatoes.
World Centric has unveiled a line of compostable toothbrushes and travel cases that are made from a plant-based resin called Ingeo.
As nursery renovation begins, Jessica is just beginning an investigation into remodeling options.
Once you have this herb in your garden, you will never be without cutting leaf celery. It's a perfect container plant to grow close by the kitchen door.
Repurpose Compostables announces the release of their plant-based, compostable clear cups for cold beverages and heat-resistant cutlery.
Spring clean your home with natural, food-safe Arm and Hammer Baking Soda instead of harsh cleaners.
The NeoCell line of nutricosmetics is designed to nourish the body with essential healthy nutrients to enhance beauty from the inside out.
To address consumers' growing desire to save money and be environmentally conscious, GE is launching GeoSpring, the first hybrid electric ENERGY STAR-qualified water heater manufactured in the U.S.
Lemon Verbena Lady continues her exploration of Shakespeare and the herbal flowers and herbs from his plays for a reader of The Herb Channeler. Also she updates some additional seed catalogs.
A reader's request leads Lemon Verbena Lady into exploring the works of William Shakespeare for some of the herbal flowers and herbs of Elizabethan England. There is so much that there had to be a second act.
Conventional deodorants contain aluminum and other chemicals linked to cancer, elevated estrogen levels and other health problems. Witch hazel provides an effective and economical natural deodorant alternative.
To give your bedroom a boost, consider new paint suited to your personality. AFM Safecoat's Ayurveda Essence line allows you to choose colors based on your dosha, or personality type, within Ayurveda, the ancient Indian medicinal system.
EO’s Everyday Body Lotion leaves skin soft and smooth without feeling greasy or oily.
Recycled holiday cards from Paperworks Studio are not just great for the planet—they provide jobs for people with disabilities.
Catechins and other antioxidants in green tea boost our immune systems and help fight cold-weather colds, flu and viruses.
The chemicals in everyday personal care products can negatively affect health. Watch out for these five!
Try these natural deodorant alternatives to eliminate body odor without the potential toxins of many commercial products.
A wabi-sabi home just feels right, without pretense or compromise—like our grandmothers’ Depression era homes, where things were patched and mended but scrubbed and clean, handmade or chosen and paid for with care.
Wabi-sabi has infused Western design for centuries—though its advocates rarely knew it. It’s in the plain, efficient homes built by the Shakers, the unsentimental Arts and Crafts style, Frank Lloyd Wright's Prairie houses and midcentury furniture.
Noxious fumes aren’t conducive to happy cleaning. Give all your homemade cleaning solutions an invigorating and healthy boost by adding a few drops of pure plant essential oils. Heavenly!
Geothermal heating and cooling systems rely on the earth’s constant underground temperature of 45 to 75 degrees Fahrenheit to provide comfortable indoor climates. The technology works in any size or style home, in nearly any setting on earth.
Find out the best oils to moisturize big, pregnant bellies.
A 30-acre organic and biodynamic farm is the beating heart of the thriving 1,000-acre Serenbe community near Atlanta. As more developers integrate agriculture into suburbia, the joys and benefits of farming are becoming available to everyone.
Modern research suggests that beer, considered medicinal in many ancient cultures, may have some health benefits after all.
Follow these recipes for using essential oils and a few simple ingredients to make your own chemical-free cleaning products.
Sixty-one percent of Americans say they understand our nation's energy issues, but more than half have never heard the term 'smart grid.' We have a lot to talk about.
Dan and Karen Cripes made a few big upfront investments—including solar panels and a geothermal system—when they built their home in Round Rock, Texas. Now they're reaping the rewards with nearly nonexistent utility bills and a home they love.
As public attention turns increasingly towards natural healing methods the benefits of herbal essential oils become more relevant.
Rue is an interesting addition to the flower garden, a useful herb, and an attractive houseplant. You won’t regret growing rue.
Natural Home guest blogger Rebecca Selove shares the lessons she learned building her now completed green home.
Guest blogger Jenn Leonard shares her experience with natural lawn nutrition service, Bio Green.
When the Home Star Energy Retrofit Act of 2010 passes (as expected) this summer, be prepared by learning what to expect when you buy a water heater, heating system, air-source air conditioner or heat pump.
Learn how to preserve the fabulous scents from your garden in essential oils to make your own perfume. Enjoy your flowers all year with your personal bottled garden scent.
A new Facebook group, “I Want to Grow Hemp Like George Washington,” connects supporters of hemp reform and lets them share their views on hemp production in the United States.
Watch Rachel Maddow as she celebrates the return of Angostura bitters with two fabulous recipes and a fun story concerning its shortage this past winter.
Natural Home guest blogger John Patrick explains why he and his wife, guest blogger Rebecca Selove, designed their sustainable Tennessee farmhouse for passive solar gain and a 5.17-kilowatt photovoltaic system. John and Rebecca are building their sustainable Tennessee farmhouse home to LEED Platinum standards.
Meet Lydia, a fairy scientist set out to discover the secret world of fairies.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace reviews natural shampoo from EO.
The Garden Girl teaches you how to make pesto. We've got additional pesto recipes to spice up your pasta.
A recent study theorizes that core body temperature might play a vital role in getting the sleep you need.
Last week, we sent you our warmest wishes for the holiday season. This week, I show you a special sneak peek behind the festivity of our holiday video. And let me tell you ... we're crazy.
Nourish Organic Citrus Stick Deodorant may be the best deodorant I have ever used. Unlike conventional deodorants, Nourish is 100 percent natural—with no trace of aluminum in its ingredient list—and is USDA organic.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace reviews peppermint natural lip balm from EO.