posts tagged ‘sustainable living’

Holiday Sunshine

Solar holiday lighting keeps the festivities alive and sustainable.

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It’s A Wrap

Anything reusable can become creative gift wrap.

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Green Gifting

Low-impact, meaning gifts can be just as treasured, and are more kind to the planet.

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Sharing the “Wealth”

Sometimes sharing the wealth, especially in hard times, is its own reward.

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The Meanings of Green

“Green”, “sustainable” and “carbon neutral” are everywhere these days — but they mean diffierent things.

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Rebirth of the Green Comfy Couch

Reinvigorating an old couch is like making a new friend — or finding an old friend on Facebook.

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The Not-So-Good Earth

Visions of a bountiful vegetable harvest succumbed to lack of light, slugs and a rabbit.

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Reducing Your Carbon Footprint: Insulation 101

Improving your home’s insulation increases its energy efficiency.

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Reducing Your Carbon Footprint: Do An Energy Audit

The first step to reduce your home’s carbon footprint is to do an energy audit.

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The 99k House Competition

SUSTAINABLE LIVING | by CELESTE TELL
ROBERT F. KENNEDY FAMOUSLY ASKED US to not just “look at things the way they are, and ask why” but to “dream of things that never were, and ask why not?” And that is exactly what the Rice Design Alliance and Houston Chapter of the American Institute of Architects have [...]

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