Monthly Archives: June 2013


What is the 100-Mile Diet?

Have you ever thought about what it would be like to leave processed food behind and just live off the land around you? Can you picture a life of fresh local vegetables and fruit instead of pre-packed dinners shipped halfway …

10 Tips for Conserving Water

It’s no exaggeration to say that researching tips for conserving water is one of most important things you can do if you practice green living and want to live a more sustainable lifestyle. Thinking of water as a limited resource …

How Does the U.S. Farm Bill Affect Sustainable Food?

With Congressional approval ratings somehow hitting a new low every year, you don’t need to explain why you might’ve tuned out debate over the federal Farm Bill. Even hardcore supporters of sustainable food probably lack the time and energy to …

What Is the “Vegan Before Six” Diet?

Dieters with a special interest in environmental stewardship take note: the “Vegan Before Six” diet might be the one you’ve been waiting for. In his new book, “VB6: Eat Vegan Before 6:00 to Lose Weight and Restore Your Health…for Good,” …

4 Great Ideas for Growing Your Own Food

If you’re interested in green living ideas, you’ve probably considered growing your own food at one time or another. You’ve probably planted some rosemary and dill around the patio, or maybe a few pepper plants. If the thought of being …