Creamy Baked Fettuccine with Asiago and Thyme

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Celebrate Meatless Monday with this yummy and easy recipe! You’ll love it! Ingredients 1 pound fettuccine pasta 2 cups grated Asiago cheese, plus 1/4 cup 2 (8-ounce) containers creme fraiche 1 cup grated Parmesan 1 1/2 tablespoons fresh chopped thyme leaves 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper Directions Preheat the oven to… Continue reading »

LED Light Bulbs: the Benefits and Drawbacks

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Courtesy of Tucson Electric Power Today, consumers have many choices when it comes to lighting their homes and businesses. Incandescent; CFL, or compact fluorescent; and LED, or light-emitting diode, bulbs adorn the aisles at Lowe’s and Home Depot. LED light bulbs provide a lighting option that is more efficient and longer lasting than other types… Continue reading »

From Garbage to Good-ness!

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As I cleaned up from cooking a big Sunday breakfast—tossing eggshells down the disposal and putting a second filter-full of coffee grounds in the trash—I wondered how many of these food waste items go to the landfill, if not down the drain. And were there practical uses for what we typically consider trash? A search… Continue reading »

Resolutions? We Have 10 Things You Can Do For Our Planet

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What we do today creates the future of the planet for our children and grandchildren. If everyone did his or her part, we’d have a cleaner and less polluted earth to inhabit. Some people don’t realize that it isn’t hard or expensive to “go green.” Here are 10 easy ways to get started: 1. Just… Continue reading »

10 Easy Ways to Keep Indoor Air Clean! It’s Simple & Smart

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It’s cold outside and it’s the time of year to keep your house sealed tightly to keep the cold out. However, the problem with a tightly sealed home is it also seals in the bad stuff. Did you know that toxins from cleaning supplies, mold and other nasty pollutants that can make you sick? Is… Continue reading »

Sip The World. Make a Difference!

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GlassDharma- The original glass straw, handmade in the U.S.A. ! The Purpose Since March of 2007, GlassDharma has been producing glass drinking straws in Fort Bragg, California. The GlassDharma mission is to create world-wide awareness about the damage plastic straws and single-use plastics are to our environment. Glass Straws provide an alternative and eliminate the… Continue reading »

Eat Seasonally! Here’s Your Winter List

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Eating seasonally. What does this mean for you? To enjoy the full nourishment of food, you must make your menu a seasonal one. In different parts of the world, and even in different regions of one country, seasonal menus can vary. Ensure optimal nourishment in every season. Each season Who’s Green provides you with a… Continue reading »

Save The Bees!

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Most people don’t realize that the beekeeping industry is responsible for one-third of the food we eat. In the past six years however, the annual die-off of those little pollinating insects responsible for fertilizing plants – a process essential for maintaining our food supply – has become increasingly dramatic. It is a phenomenon known as… Continue reading »

Say Bye-Bye To Air Fresheners

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Who would think that using air fresheners in your home could be harmful to your health? A report that was released by the Natural Resources Defense Council found that 12 of 14 brands of common household air fresheners contained phthalates. Phthalates are chemicals that are used to prolong the length of time that scented products… Continue reading »

Natural Remedies For Cold & Flu Season

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Few people make it through the winter without a scratchy throat and an annoying runny nose. You can’t very well hold your breath all winter, but you can put your immune system in top-notch form to fight colds and flu by employing a variety of natural methods for hastening recovery and easing symptoms, such as… Continue reading »

3 Natural Soothers for Sore, Scratchy Throats

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Winter’s dry air and cold-weather illnesses can leave your throat raw. But relief is no farther than your kitchen cabinets. Dry air, colds, flu, screaming about the lousy weather—all of it can all give you a scratchy throat this time of year. But there’s no need to grab that bottle of neon-colored, tastes-like-Drano throat spray. “Natural… Continue reading »

Strategies For Conserving Water In The Winter

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Lots of people think that water conservation is only important in the summertime. No so! There are many ways in which people can easily help save in the winter too. Here are a list of easy to do items that can be done around the house throughout the wintertime which will slow up the level… Continue reading »

All Natural Hot Chocolate Mix

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Cozy up this holiday with a natural way to enjoy hot chocolate. It’s easy! Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups non-fat powdered milk 2 cups icing sugar 1 cup cocoa 2 teaspoons cornstarch 1/2 teaspoon salt Directions: 1. Using food processor, combine all ingredients thoroughly until no lumps or visible bits of brown or white can be… Continue reading »

Tips & Tricks To Winterize Your Home

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One of the best perks of making your home more green is that it makes a ton of financial sense.  Windy, rainy and cool weather is already here.  For the amount of money you may spend on candy and Halloween decorations this year you could winterize your home, reduce your carbon footprint, be more comfy… Continue reading »

Low-Fat Sweet Potato Pie

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Enjoy the season with this delicious pie. You’ll think it’s the best pumpkin pie you’ve ever tasted. The difference is that sweet potatoes are much easier to chop and cook than fresh pumpkins. You’ll never miss the extra calories. Ingredients 1 (1pound) sweet potato 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 cup white sugar 1/2 cup milk… Continue reading »

Do You Love Blogging? We Want You!

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How would you like to write for the coolest company in the green sphere? OK, we may be a little biased, but we’re asking for your green inspiration. Do you have a love for the environment and a passion for writing? We want you! If you are looking for an opportunity to write and be… Continue reading »

Basic Composting

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Sustainable living is a concept receiving plenty of attention recently. An easy way to increase your sustainability bragging rights is to compost. About 30 percent of material sent to landfills is labeled decompostable “green waste,” which includes grass-clippings, dried leaves, landscape trimmings and kitchen scraps. Composting these materials at home provides the following benefits for… Continue reading »

Homemade Applesauce- The Perfect Healthy Snack

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You know it’s Fall when you see those delicious apples! Of course apples are great for snacking, but they’re also a sign that it’s time to break out those cold weather recipes. Applesauce is one of our favorite ways to enjoy the season. It is simply a puree made of cooked apples and it’s really… Continue reading »

Honey Coconut Body Wash

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We love this natural recipe! Courtesy of Mother Earth Living Moisture from coconut oil, invigorating antibacterial properties from honey, and a tangy touch of citrus make this body wash unique. You will have a home spa day with every shower when you use this honey-sweet, sunshine-scented moisturizing body wash. 1/2 cup extra-virgin coconut oil?• 1/2… Continue reading »

DIY Household Cleaner

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Think you’re making the smarter, healthier buy with “green” cleaning products? You might still be spraying some nasty, environment-harming chemicals in your home. A lot of products that are supposed to be environmentally friendly still contain chemicals like 2-Butoxyethanol, which is linked to birth defects, reproductive problems, and a host of other diseases. So if… Continue reading »

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