5 Handy Kitchen Tools

These helpful items make it easy to reduce food waste and make homemade healthy food.

Smart Kitchen Storage Ideas

Try one or more of these smart kitchen storage ideas to add comfort, convenience and style to small-space kitchens.

How to Encourage Kids in the Kitchen

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.

11 Uses for Salt

Salt can soak up stains, clean pots and pans and exfoliate skin. Check out these and other uses for salt!

17 Uses for Lemons

Did you know that lemons can cut grease, brighten laundry and whiten fingernails? Discover these and many more uses for lemons!

Zero-Waste Holiday Decor for the Home

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.

20 Uses for Vinegar

Good for cleaning home and body, vinegar has many uses around the house, from cutting grease in the kitchen to softening hair and laundry.

17 Uses for Baking Soda

Good for cleaning home and body, baking soda has many uses, from absorbing odors to keeping hair shiny and carpet fresh.

Cook with Your Kids!

Here are some ingredients to make cooking with kids a tasty experience!

Organic Cotton Tea Towels from Hammocks & High Tea

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.

Organic Table Linens: Amenity Placemats

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.

Eco-Decor Delights: bambu

bambu creates modern goods for the kitchen and home, created from renewable materials, including bamboo and cork.

Kitchen Shots: Succotash

Make this succotash recipe to use up your garden's excess of squash, corn and zucchini.

Kitchen Shots: Citrus Marinade

This marinade not only tenderizes meats and chicken, but it also has a wonderful zesty taste that is easy to get hooked on!

Kitchen Shots: Fresh Herb Cheese

Smooth, tangy, full of flavor, it just takes a few minutes to whip this up for spreading on focaccia or roasted chicken. 

Green Kitchen: Brewing Iced Tea

Natural Home editorial intern Kristin Standley shares her favorite ways to brew iced tea for a refreshing, healthy and green summer treat.

Green Artist Spotlight: La Chanh Nguyen

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.

Natural Home Beauty Tips

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!

My Favorite Green Gifts

Jessica's favorite green gifts for the upcoming holiday season are stylish and eco-friendly.