A Cut Above the Rest

A Cut Above the Rest: Healthy and Eco-Friendly Cutting Boards

Healthy and Eco-Friendly Cutting Boards When it comes to cutting boards, it’s okay to give in to materialism. That’s because the material that makes up a given chopping block has a big impact on the … [Read more]

A Sticky Problem

Not-So-Green Gum: Is Chewing Sustainably a Reality?

Is Chewing Gum Harmful to the Environment? Whether it's being used as a mid-day breath refresher or on the playground to see who can blow the biggest bubble—chewing gum is a daily habit for many … [Read more]

Designers Corner: Gina Baran

Gina Baran

About Gina Baran Gina is a Boston based Interior Designer. Her love for interior design started when she was just a little girl. Constantly changing around the furniture layout and updating the paint … [Read more]

E-Readers Vs. Print Books

E-Readers Vs. Print Books: Which is More Eco-Friendly?

Which is the More Eco-Friendly Choice? Reading just got a whole lot more complicated: Once confined to print materials, today’s readers now have a plethora of devices to choose from to get their … [Read more]

Sipping Sustainably

Sipping Sustainably: Green Breweries and Wineries

Green Breweries and Wineries Americans consume 9.4 billion gallons of alcoholic beverages a year: 87 percent beer, 8 percent wine, and the rest spirits. The environmental impact of producing, … [Read more]

What a Gem

What a Gem: How to Pick Environmentally Friendly Engagement Rings

Pick An Environmentally Friendly Engagement Ring Dig for a diamond that gives back with this guide to the world’s most ecologically responsible gems. It’s the moment you’ve always dreamed of—time to … [Read more]