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The Eco-Friendly Family · 1M ago

An Earth-Friendly Cat Litter That Works?

Our family always had cats while I was growing up, but somehow as an adult I landed firmly in the dog person category. I was happy with my dogs and that was that. Or so I thought. If you’re ...
The Eco-Friendly Family · 4M ago

Green Home Insulation Alternatives

If you live in a home then you probably have some sort of insulation. Insulation is one of the most important parts of home construction. It helps retain heat by stifling the air flow, and t...
The Eco-Friendly Family · 4M ago

Grow These 3 Healing Herbs to Help Keep the Doctor Away

Herbs are not only fun to grow at home, but also come with many health benefits. Adding fresh herbs from your garden can be a great way to spice your dishes while knowing the source and savi...
The Eco-Friendly Family · 5M ago

7 Surprising Health Benefits of Hummus

Hummus is a thick, creamy spread and it can be made from ingredients like mashed chickpeas, garlic, sea salt, lemon juice, tahini, and olive oil. Hummus has become increasingly popular over ...
The Eco-Friendly Family · 5M ago

Dandelions For Your Health

Though dandelions are thought by many to be a useless weed, dandelions are powerful herbs and a good source of nutrients, like: Vitamin C Fiber Potassium Beta carotene Iron Zinc Calcium Magn...
The Eco-Friendly Family · 5M ago

Homesteading for Beginners

Having a homestead can provide a lot of economical benefits and environmentally friendly perks. Of course, you have to start somewhere. These are a few tips to help get your feet wet in the ...
The Eco-Friendly Family · 6M ago

How to Grow Plants From Produce

Plants are a great way to spruce up your home, and plants from produce add function too! All you need to get started are groceries, planters (get creative by upcycling containers), soil (or ...
The Eco-Friendly Family · 6M ago

12 Simple Tips for Conserving Water at Home

Whether you live in an area prone to drought or not, conserving water is a worthwhile endeavor for your wallet and the environment. Water treatment requires a lot of resources and at a great...
The Eco-Friendly Family · 7M ago

14 Inspired Ways to Reuse Mason Jars

Mason jars, also known as canning or Ball jars, are a hip trend for several reasons. They’re rustic yet chic. They come in a variety of sizes and styles. They’re super versatile. And, best o...
The Eco-Friendly Family · 7M ago

Home Canning: How to Preserve Your Own Food

Growing up, I recall eating home canned foods — real food that my grandmother grew and that my mother helped harvest. Food that came from the ground I played in, the fields I ran in, and the...