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We Are All Seeds – A New Year’s Message from Dr. Vandana Shiva

We Are All Seeds – A New Year’s Message from Dr. Vandana Shiva

By Eartheasy, Posted January 6th, 2015

“As 2015 has been declared the Year of Soil, let us recognize that in the seed and the soil we can find answers to every one of the crisis we are facing.”
Dr. Vandana Shiva

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Natural, Nontoxic Bed Bug Control

Natural, Nontoxic Bed Bug Control

By Eartheasy, Posted January 5th, 2015

Good night, sleep tight! These proven earth-friendly tactics help banish itchy pests and reclaim our peace of mind.

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10 Steps to Make (And Keep) an Effective New Year’s Resolution

10 Steps to Make (And Keep) an Effective New Year’s Resolution

By Eartheasy, Posted December 29th, 2014

Here we go again? For 2015, let’s make promises we can keep.

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Where to Donate?  10 High-Impact Environmental Charities with Integrity

Where to Donate? 10 High-Impact Environmental Charities with Integrity

By Eartheasy, Posted December 4th, 2014

How to make sure your money goes to the cause, and not to “administrative” costs.

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How to Get Started using LED Lights in Your Home

How to Get Started using LED Lights in Your Home

By Eartheasy, Posted December 4th, 2014

Imagine changing all your light bulbs once — then enjoying 20 years of flawless performance! Today’s LEDs offer a safe, green, efficient alternative for all your home lighting needs.

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How to Reduce Food Waste at Home

How to Reduce Food Waste at Home

By Robin Jacobs, Posted November 3rd, 2014

With nearly 50 million hungry Americans, why are we dumping $165 billion in food each year?

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7 Ways to Help Your Child Cope with Climate Change

7 Ways to Help Your Child Cope with Climate Change

By Lissa Cowan, Posted September 4th, 2014

Children are particularly vulnerable to the psychological impacts of climate change.

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How to Use Bats for Natural, Non-toxic Mosquito Control

How to Use Bats for Natural, Non-toxic Mosquito Control

By Eartheasy.com, Posted July 29th, 2014

With new mosquito-borne diseases in the US, these wild and mysterious allies provide safer solutions than poisonous sprays.

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7 Clever Ways to Lower Your Water Bill this Summer

7 Clever Ways to Lower Your Water Bill this Summer

By Eartheasy.com, Posted July 10th, 2014

When the hot sun blazes, we double or even quadruple our water use. Make every drop count with these off-beat tips.

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How to “Read the Weeds” for a Healthier Lawn

How to “Read the Weeds” for a Healthier Lawn

By Eartheasy.com, Posted May 29th, 2014

Problem plants are a symptom, not a disease — listen and they will help you understand your soil’s needs.

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How to Remove Fluoride from Water

How to Remove Fluoride from Water

By Eartheasy.com, Posted May 22nd, 2014

Two thirds of US tap water is fluoridated in the name of dental health, but concerned consumers fear unintended side effects.

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How to Wrestle an Elephant

How to Wrestle an Elephant

By Eartheasy.com, Posted May 5th, 2014

The battle against climate change begins at home.

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Our Biggest Homesteading Mistakes

Our Biggest Homesteading Mistakes

By Greg Seaman, Posted February 12th, 2014

We thought we knew what we were doing!

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Megadroughts ahead?  Let’s all cut water use by 20%

Megadroughts ahead? Let’s all cut water use by 20%

By Eartheasy.com, Posted February 6th, 2014

We can make a difference right now with a few household adjustments — our ecosystem may hang in the balance.

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Quietly Making a Difference – Ray Vos and Friends

Quietly Making a Difference – Ray Vos and Friends

By Greg Seaman, Posted September 27th, 2013

Helping others across the globe to obtain housing, education and safe drinking water.

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Five Ways to Build Community This Summer

Five Ways to Build Community This Summer

By Shannon Cowan, Posted June 14th, 2013

“Community is a sign that love is possible in a materialistic world.” Jean Vanier

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Our Experience with a Solar Energy Grid-Tie System

Our Experience with a Solar Energy Grid-Tie System

By Sheila Harrington, Posted March 6th, 2013

We harness our own clean renewable energy, and sell what we don’t use to the utility company…

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Using Essential Oils in Everyday Life

Using Essential Oils in Everyday Life

By Andrea Butje, www.aromahead.com, Posted December 17th, 2012

Aromatherapy is an easy and relaxing way to sooth the senses and treat ailments from the comfort of your home…

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Understanding ‘Green’ Product Marketing Claims

Understanding ‘Green’ Product Marketing Claims

By Eartheasy.com, Posted November 27th, 2012

The FTC has developed new definitions for ’green’ product marketing claims to help consumers make informed decisions when buying new products…

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The 5 Best Ways to Save Water During a Drought

The 5 Best Ways to Save Water During a Drought

By Eartheasy.com, Posted August 6th, 2012

With drought conditions scorching much of the US and predicted to become the ‘new normal’ in some regions, we each need to become experts at conserving water.

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