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Devices Which Can Help You Stay Green and Natural

By |2018-03-26T12:06:08-04:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

In a world where global warming is creeping up at an alarming rate, staying green and environmentally friendly in general is of paramount importance. While there are actions every individual can take to reduce their carbon footprint (such as driving less) and reduce the overall emissions they are responsible for creating, there is also plenty of [...]

10 Ways to Have an Eco-Friendly Wedding 

By |2018-03-14T23:21:41-04:00March 14th, 2018|Categories: Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Weddings|Tags: , , , |

Your happily ever after needs a setting for it to take place, and that’s why you’re doing all you can to protect the earth. The only problem is that so many wedding ideas look gorgeous, but waste resources that’ll only be used once before ending up in the trash. And that’s no way to make your [...]

4 Wonderful Ways to Raise Earth Loving Kids

By |2018-03-05T17:17:43-05:00March 5th, 2018|Categories: Environment, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

With so many factors negatively affecting the Earth—from pollution, to depletion of natural resources and global warming—there is no wonder why many parents want to make protecting the planet a family affair. Parents who are concerned about the welfare of the planet can instill in their children values that are aligned with Earth-friendly behaviors. Here are [...]

Why Green Roofs Are On The Rise

By |2018-03-01T20:53:22-05:00March 1st, 2018|Categories: Eco-friendly, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

Believe it or not, many people have started creating gardens on top of roofs aka green roofs. So what’s this trend actually about? Have some folks just decided to plant a few trees on a building roof out of fun? Surely there is a bigger story behind all that... and we’re here to tell it.   [...]

Eco Home Decor Inspiration: How to Create and Style a DIY Plant Stand

By |2018-02-23T12:00:19-05:00February 23rd, 2018|Categories: DIY, Eco-friendly, Green & natural home, Home, Home Decor, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

Plants are a great decor option if you’re looking to add eco-design to your home. Assorted greenery can bring natural accents to different areas of a room while also improving your overall health. This is because certain plants can purify the air and help you breathe better. Many of these plants are easy to maintain, so [...]

Why Tiny Houses are More Eco-Friendly

By |2020-02-25T12:39:11-05:00February 6th, 2018|Categories: Eco-friendly, Energy-efficient, Environment, Featured, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , |

Chances are you’ve heard all about tiny houses in the past few years. Whether it was via a show on TV or through a friend who’s considering building one, the tiny house trend is everywhere, and for good reason. As the cost of living continues to increase, so does the impact that living has on the [...]

Mixing Family Vacation With Eco-Travel in Niagara Falls

By |2017-12-04T18:01:35-05:00December 4th, 2017|Categories: Eco-friendly, Eco-tourism, Environment, Featured, Green living, Travel|Tags: , , , , |

The ideal family vacation is a healthy mix of affordable, fun, and informative, but few popular eco-travel destinations provide the affordable and appropriate accommodations and attractions for adults and kids alike — except Niagara Falls. Once the Honeymoon Capital of the World, now one of the best international family vacation spots anywhere, Niagara Falls offers the [...]

Save the Planet in Your Backyard by Composting

By |2016-08-17T15:29:59-04:00August 17th, 2016|Categories: Eco-Friendly Gardening, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

Before the recycling craze began in the 1970s and 1980s, there was composting. Making a compost pile in the backyard or garden is probably one of the oldest forms of recycling organic material and improving the planet. Composting is the best of both worlds, because it dramatically reduces the amount your household contributes to landfills while [...]

Celebrate Earth Day: Sustainable Photography by Mona Miri

By |2015-04-20T19:47:52-04:00April 20th, 2015|Categories: Culture, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

Celebrate Earth Day: Sustainable Photography by Mona Miri - "The Unknown Horizon" In celebration of Earth Day, Urban Naturale is proud to feature the powerful, sustainable photography of Mona Miri. For many years, Mona has been dedicated to raising awareness of the plight of our environment by researching and documenting evidence of environmental distress and by making eco-conscious [...]

Celebrate Earth Day Everyday: Upcycle and Turn Trash to Treasure – Infographic

By |2020-04-22T14:36:32-04:00April 20th, 2015|Categories: DIY, Environment, Green & natural home, Green living, infographic, Living Green, Living Green, Upcycled Art|Tags: , , , , , , |

"Thank you for Upcycling! " Upcycling has taken over the green DIY world and it’s easy to see why. In fact, a quick search of “upcycled recycled repurposed” on the Etsy marketplace yields an amazing 32,069 results! And thousands of upcycled and repurposed creations can be found on Pinterest! It's not surprising. The idea [...]

The Green 18: Quick and Easy Tips for Living Green Every Day

By |2014-07-30T14:15:33-04:00July 30th, 2014|Categories: Green living, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling|Tags: , , , , , |

Living green doesn't have to be complicated. It's the little things we do each day that add up to make a significant green impact over time. Many people just want to know what they can do to live green. And when it comes down to it, what people do every day is what makes a cumulative [...]

Show Dad Some Love! 22 Fun, Fabulous, Ecofriendly Father’s Day Gifts

By |2014-06-05T19:05:13-04:00June 5th, 2014|Categories: Ecofriendly furnishings, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green|Tags: , |

My dad is very special to me but every year I am challenged by what to get him for Father's Day. There's a good reason for this: dad never gets excited about any of the gifts he receives and he already has a lot of great unopened gifts from past Father's Days and other special occasions. [...]

How to Fight the Funk: 9 Ways to Get Rid of Odors in Your Home Naturally

By |2014-05-23T16:53:52-04:00May 23rd, 2014|Categories: Green & natural home, Living Green, Living Green, Natural Remedies|Tags: , , |

How many times have you walked into a home and got knocked in the nose with an offensive odors? Recently, I entered the room of a teen-aged boy and I thought I would pass out. The experience was akin to wading through a fog of funk. Dirty socks, sneakers, underwear and jeans littered the floor emitting heavy, musty smells that made it hard [...]

The Road I Travel: My Healthy, Green and Natural Living Journey

By |2014-01-23T17:50:49-05:00January 23rd, 2014|Categories: Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Road I Travel: My Healthy, Green and Natural Living Journey This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Natural Living Blog Carnival hosted by Happy Mothering and The Pistachio Project through the Green Moms Network. This month, our members are reflecting on the successes they had from last year, and setting goals for [...]

8 Great Ways To Make Your Kitchen Greener

By |2013-10-18T12:33:22-04:00October 18th, 2013|Categories: Energy-efficient, Environment, Green & natural home, Green living, Healthy Living, Living Green, Recycling|Tags: , , , , , , |

How many times have your friends come over and instead of sitting in your living room they head straight for your kitchen, pull up a chair and hang out there for the rest of their visit. That's not a surprise. For many of us, the kitchen is often one of our favorite and most-used rooms in [...]

Upcycle File: Trash Transformed As Wall Art

By |2013-09-24T14:00:40-04:00September 24th, 2013|Categories: Culture, Living Green, Upcycled Art|Tags: , |

"Taking Candy from a Baby"c.2010/ Elizabeth Morisette Pez Dispensers and cotton woven on a cotton warp/19”x24”x2”Photo source: Flickr Creative Commons Feast your eyes on these. I am obsessed with the creative transformation of trash into treasured, upcycled works of art. Transformed trash addresses our enormous waste and illustrates ways in which we can reclaim [...]

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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.
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