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Taking Action Against Environmental Pollution: Big Beach Clean-Up in Antibes 

By |2019-10-17T12:09:26-04:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Environment, Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Plastic-free|Tags: , , , , |

We all know that pollution is one of the biggest issues facing our planet currently, and one innovative recruitment company is doing their bit to help solve the issue, by cleaning up beaches, and water spaces around the world. The London-based company Silver Swan Recruitment, recently travelled to Antibes in France following the Monaco Boat Show [...]

How Giving Up Meat Helps Protect the Environment

By |2019-02-25T20:44:13-04:00February 25th, 2019|Categories: Environment, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Plant-based diet|Tags: , , , , |

No matter where you live on this planet, even if it’s Calgary, in the heart of Canada’s largest beef producing province, giving up meat is a great way to help protect the environment. In fact, a recent scientific analysis found that avoiding meat (and dairy) is the single biggest way to reduce one’s environmental impact. How? [...]

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6 Ways to Reduce Your Impact on the Environment

By |2019-06-13T18:11:39-04:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

More and more people are realizing that the impact they have on the planet and environment is a lot larger than they had initially thought. We tend to think that since we are just one person, we don’t make much of a difference either way, so it doesn’t matter what you do. This is far from [...]

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Say Goodbye to the City and Go Camping

By |2018-09-28T12:59:38-04:00September 28th, 2018|Categories: Environment, Fit & Fab, Fitness, Living Eco-friendly|Tags: , , , , , |

Feeling over-stimulated with computer screens, mobile devices, copiers, coffee machines, and phone calls? They are noises that have become as common as breathing, but no less distracting. As humans, we still need that occasional, clear breath of fresh air. We still need the sun to warm us and the vitamin D we soak in our skin. [...]

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How Does the Environment Around You Affect Your Lung Health?

By |2018-09-13T23:18:46-04:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: Disease, Environment, Green & natural home, Green living, Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Toxins|Tags: , , , , , , , |

When it comes to lung health, knowledge truly is power. According to Medical News Today, lung cancer alone accounts for 1,370,000 deaths worldwide each year. Other lung-related diseases, including Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and asbestos-related cancers like mesothelioma and asbestosis, are a different issue entirely. COPD is the fourth leading cause of death in the [...]

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10 Ways to Help the Environment 

By |2018-08-22T15:23:30-04:00August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Eco-friendly, Environment, Featured, Green smoothies, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

As scientists continue to study the effects of climate change and how humans are impacting the planet, it can be easy for us to assume there is nothing more we can do. But that’s where we are going wrong, while the most dramatic changes take place on governmental scales, there are so many ways we can [...]

How to Remain Environmentally Friendly When Traveling 

By |2018-08-21T22:20:06-04:00August 21st, 2018|Categories: Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Travel|Tags: , , , , , |

The increase in both travel volume and frequency proves that there is a need to think green and plan our vacations in a more earth-friendly way. A few decades ago we would spend just a week or two away, either road tripping or camping. Now, it’s all about weekend get-always, city-breaks, long-haul flights to exotic places. [...]

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How Tech is Helping the Environment and Saving You Money

By |2018-08-11T17:23:27-04:00August 11th, 2018|Categories: Energy-efficient, Environment, Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Technology|Tags: , , , , , |

It’s no secret that the environment is in trouble. Global warming is becoming an increasing concern, as the world tries to desperately reduce its carbon emissions. However, over the years, experts have managed to develop technology which is helping to not only save the environment, but also save you money too. So, how exactly is tech [...]

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Protect Our Environment with Plastic Free July: #ChooseToRefuse Single-Use Plastics

By |2018-07-01T15:44:46-04:00July 1st, 2018|Categories: Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green, Plastic-free, Zero Waste|Tags: , , , , |

This World Environment Day, Plastic Free July Foundation is calling for us to collectively address one of the world’s greatest environmental challenges. Plastic Free July aims to raise awareness of the problems with single-use disposable plastic and challenges people to do something about it. ​You’ll be joining millions of people from 159 countries world-wide in making a [...]

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Rise of the Renewable: Why Australian Solar Energy is Gaining Momentum

By |2018-06-21T00:17:11-04:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: Energy-efficient, Environment, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

Have you noticed that solar panels and solar energy are all the rage right now? There is a shift in Australia happening right now regarding energy usage and it’s a move towards a more positive future. More and more homeowners are looking at the sun to power their homes, appliances, and devices. This is a significant [...]

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How to Celebrate Earth Day Every Day

By |2018-04-17T20:13:59-04:00April 17th, 2018|Categories: Eco-friendly, Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , |

With Earth Day fast approaching on April 22nd, people around the world are trying to figure out new ways to make their lives more environmentally-friendly. And while there are countless big ways to green, like switching to an electric car or buying a home at a building like 181 Fremont, San Francisco’s first LEED Platinum luxury [...]

Why Choose Digital Holiday Cards to Reduce Waste This Christmas

By |2017-11-30T23:22:25-04:00November 30th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Green living, Waste reduction|Tags: , , , , |

Wait! Before you write and mail those paper Christmas cards to family and friends this year, think about the environmental impact. The impact of paper invitations and cards is staggering. Did you know that an estimated 1.6 billion holiday invitations and cards are sent annually? That’s 1.6 billion holiday invitations and cards that will be thrown [...]

Attacking Your Carbon Footprint

By |2017-10-23T23:29:31-04:00October 23rd, 2017|Categories: Eco-friendly, Featured, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

Becoming more responsible as a consumer includes paying a lot of attention to the carbon footprint you leave behind. The more we can do as individuals, the greater the collective impact. That's why we don't have to focus on how to clean up an entire city or country. We just have to focus on ourselves and [...]

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Why You Should Green Your Roof This Summer

By |2017-05-26T22:20:44-04:00May 26th, 2017|Categories: Featured, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

Humans are incredibly good at building things – it’s one of our defining characteristics as a species, after all. But unfortunately, we’re also incredibly good at destroying things, and every building that is erected in a formerly green space destroys the vegetated footprint that was there originally. While it’s not possible to completely replace what was [...]

Reduce, Reuse and Recycle: How to Get Your Whole Family to Respect the Three R’s of Rubbish Reduction

By |2017-01-09T21:18:17-04:00January 9th, 2017|Categories: Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green, Recycling, Reuse, Upcycling|Tags: , , , , , , |

You might be well aware of the three R’s; Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle. But putting those words into practice is often easier said than done. Getting started is the tricky bit but once it becomes a routine you can quickly become a rubbish reduction champion.   "If you adopt the three R’s of rubbish reduction, it [...]

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Celebrate the Holidays at the Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party Blog Hop 2016

By |2016-12-12T20:41:27-04:00December 12th, 2016|Categories: Blog Hop, Breakfast, Christmas, Desserts, Detox, Disease, DIY, Eco-friendly, Energy-efficient, Environment, Essential oils, Exercise, Fitness, Friendship, Gardening, Gluten-free, Green & natural home, Green living, Green smoothies, Healthy Living, Holidays, Holistic Health, Juicing, Kitchen, Life Hacks, Natural Beauty Recipes, Natural Cleaning Products, Natural Remedies, Nutrition, Organic, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Positive inspiration, Raw Food Diet, Recipes, Recycling, Reuse, Upcycling, Vegan, Weight Loss, women's health, Yoga|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Wishing You a Happy Holiday Season! I am so glad to celebrate this wonderful time of the year with you! Welcome to the Special Holiday Edition of the “Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party” Blog Hop! This “blog hop party” is a positive place where you can find and share lots of healthy, green, natural and delicious [...]

Celebrate the Season! Special Holiday Edition “Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party” Blog Hop 2016

By |2016-12-07T13:55:50-04:00December 7th, 2016|Categories: Blog Hop, Christmas, DIY, Environment, Green & natural home, Healthy Living, Healthy recipes, Holidays, Holistic Health, Natural Beauty Recipes, Natural Cleaning Products, Natural Remedies, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Positive inspiration, Recipes, Recycling, Upcycling, Vegan, Weight Loss, women's health, Yoga|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Happy Holidays! I am so glad to celebrate this wonderful time of the year with you! Welcome to the Special Holiday Edition of the “Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party” Blog Hop! This “blog hop party” is a positive place where you can find and share lots of healthy, green, natural and delicious holiday goodies, gifts [...]

A Quick Guide to Making Your Home More Eco-friendly – Infographic

By |2016-11-11T14:31:10-04:00November 11th, 2016|Categories: Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Are you interested in living greener and saving more money? Are you feeling a little overwhelmed about what to do first? Are you not quite sure where to start? Living a little greener doesn't have to be complicated. Help is on the way! Eco-friendly home design ideas and solutions can help you conserve energy, prevent pollution, reduce [...]

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From Cars to Clothes: Easy Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

By |2016-07-13T20:41:03-04:00July 13th, 2016|Categories: Energy-efficient, Environment, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , |

Nations around the world are seeing and feeling the effects of global warming and climate change. While governments are deciding the best rules and regulations to set in place, it’s up to each citizen to do their best to reduce their individual carbon footprint. From choosing and driving the right car to purchasing and washing one’s [...]

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Is Solar Energy Really Good For The Environment?

By |2016-06-03T15:32:46-04:00June 3rd, 2016|Categories: Green living, Living Green, Living Green, Solar energy|Tags: , , , , |

Solar power is one of the most profoundly renewable resources available to mankind. Experts estimate that approximately 173,000 terawatts of solar energy are continuously hitting the Earth’s surface; that’s enough to power the world’s current energy consumption by more than 11,533 times. Finding an effective way to collect this energy was a challenge that dates back [...]

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Staycations: Good for Your Mind and the Environment

By |2016-01-24T22:59:13-04:00January 24th, 2016|Categories: Family, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , , |

You've finally seized those coveted vacation days. But you don't want to travel this year -- you want to spend some downtime with your family. That's OK! You don't have to go to Disney World or on a fancy cruise to make the most of your week off from work. A staycation -- that is, a vacation [...]

Breathing Easier: The Many Benefits of the New Clean Diesel Fuels

By |2015-09-10T13:51:10-04:00September 10th, 2015|Categories: Environment, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , |

While we were sleeping, scientists were working diligently on newer, safer, diesel fuels. And, although trucks are the vehicles that mostly make use of the technology, many car manufacturers are considering it now. Here are just some of the benefits of the new diesel. What Is It?   Diesel fuel is a type of fuel that’s [...]

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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 [...]

Meatless Mondays: How One Day Without Meat Can Help Create a Better World – Infographic

By |2014-09-26T22:52:49-04:00September 26th, 2014|Categories: Health & Wellness, infographic, Meatless Monday, Nourish, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Do you ever wonder why Monday was chosen as the day to celebrate Meatless Mondays? It's probably quite simple. It's quite likely that the folks behind Meatless Monday campaign felt that as the start of the week, Monday holds a unique opportunity for us. It's a new beginning. A fresh start. Monday is the perfect time to take a look [...]

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