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  • Annabelle Hydrangeas, a plant of CARE
    Annabelle Hydrangeas, a plant of CARE
    Across the Nation, climatic shifts occur. Challenging all to identify plants which enable eco sustainable urban suburban landscapes. As a result, for the 3rd quarter of 2014 Annabelle Hydrangeas is selected as a ‘plant of CARE’ ...
  • Meeker Raspberry, a plant of CARE
    Meeker Raspberry, identified as plant of CARE
    Across the Nation, climatic shifts occur. Challenging, all to identify plants which enable eco sustainable urban suburban landscapes. As a result, for the 2nd quarter 2014 Meeker Raspberry is identified as a Plant of CARE.Meeker Raspberry, common...
  • Test drive: 2014 Toyota Corolla ECO
    Test drive: 2014 Toyota Corolla ECO nets 36 mpg average
    One of the best selling cars in America, Toyota finally redesigned their Corolla compact sedan for the 2014 model year with a focus on making it more appealing to the eye. The sales numbers don't lie, but is this car really all that? Today we...
  • Soap for Goodness Sake
    Soap for Goodness Sake: Samples review
    Yesterday, we introduced Soap for Goodness Sake to you. If you missed it, you may find that article here.For today, we bring lip balm and a few samples. Naturally, they all smell good enough to eat. We discovered that if given the chance, even our...
  • American Holly Ilex opaca
    American Holly Recognized as Plants of CARE
    American Holly Ilex opaca as Plants of CARE is recognized for its eco sustainable characteristics and ability to connect people to the living green that surrounds them. American Holly, a small tree or large shrub, can grow up to 60 feet tall. It...
  • Green Graphics
    Green Graphics
    Graphic design often results in printed material. This material is printed on paper, and that paper is made from trees. (Who knew?) Every business card, brochure, and wedding invitation has to be printed on something. There are options for making...
  • An Eco-Friendly Guide to Cyber Monday Shopping
    An Eco-Friendly Guide to Cyber Monday Shopping
    As the excitement builds to tomorrow’s Cyber Monday sales, the holiday push is on to buy, buy, buy and it’s sometimes hard to remain true to sustainability values. While in general many of us who are aware of our environmental impact...
  • YERT
    Environmental Film Festival 2013 Hendersonville NC
    ECO Western North Carolina is holding its 5th annual Environmental Film Festival at the Hendersonville Little Theater, 229 South Washington Street, Hendersonville, North Carolina 28739, that will cover green housing with a great example of an...
  • Intel - A Sustainability Powerhouse for Change
    Intel - A Sustainability Powerhouse for Change
    Tech Companies on the Forefront of Sustainability - Part 1Intel - A Sustainability Powerhouse for ChangeLong a groundbreaking innovator in the technology arena, Intel is now also recognized for its global leadership in sustainability. For the 9th...
  • Costa Rica
    Lush rainforest makes Costa Rica an eco-friendly destination for tours (Video)
    Costa Rica, considered the jewel of Central Ameria, is a captivating country, complete with jungles, cloud forests and active volcanoes.Friendly Planet Travel offers either a seven-day or nine-day tours. Included in the prices, ranging from $1,199...
  • Eco Arts Awards
    Eco Arts Awards 2013 finalists to be announced soon!
    While the red carpet is being cleaned and the drummer is searching for his stick’s, the anticipation is building towards the announcement of who Eco Arts Awards finalist’s and winners will be for 2013. The categories that are thriving...
  • A true movement in Culture
    Ecology, the next movement in culture!
    As far as we know there has never been an environmentally themed arts competition with the variety of creative categories as Eco Arts Awards. If anyone knows of another that has tried please let us know! Some of the other ingredients or as some...
  • hanukkah
    Eco Hanukkah
    Folks around the country are just about to light the first candle on the menorah this weekend. For 8 nights there will be food, fun and family however, let us not forget to be green! Check out some of these easy tips to have a healthy and green...
  • celebrate legacy, life of others
    Celebrate Life, legacy of others
    “An amazing woman – friend, mentor, colleague, author and teacher, she had a passion for horticulture, especially trees, and an enthusiasm and determination for sharing that passion and inspiring others.” If someone were to...
  • Green Halloween
    Green Halloween
    'Tis the season for black, orange and purple but let's not forget about green! While we are prepping for ghouls, goblins and sinful goodies, be sure to try some of these simple green tips so that the rest of the year doesn't become an...