Baby clothes
Dryers can use more energy than any other appliance in the home, and are responsible for 2 percent of our nation’s energy consumption, according to Home Energy Magazine. The simple act…
Biodegradable diapers
Diapers are one of the largest contributors to landfills. The Real Diaper Association estimates the average baby will go through about 6,000 diapers during the first two years of life. And, in…
Buckhead, Atlanta
From Buckhead to Midtown to Westside, mixed-use developments are cropping up all over Atlanta, offering residents the convenience of living, working and playing all in one walkable area. For example,…
Planter
Looking for an interesting place to make those flowers grow? Consider reusing an old chest of drawers as a unique planter.
Rain Barrel
If you’re looking for ways to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle at home, one thing to consider is catching and using rainwater. Some people utilize rain barrels to capture water, which can be…
Grill
Nothing says summer like firing up the grill to cook an outdoor feast. Keep Mother Nature in mind with these eco-friendly grilling tips:  
Setting a "green" table
Having a backyard party? Don’t automatically rush out and buy paper napkins, plastic tableware or a disposable tablecloth. Use the ideas below for a more eco-friendly – and wallet-friendly –…
DIY torches
Light up your backyard with style by creating your very own torches. Just use empty wine bottles and a few other items to create these unique lights:
Cooking on the Grill
Planning a summer soiree? With a little creativity and some things you already have around the house, you can transform your yard into a green paradise. Check out these quick…
greenscaping
Many happy hours can pass while in your yard or rooftop garden. You spend your weekends mowing your lawn, pruning your trees and tending to your vegetable garden. And the…