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It Isn’t the Vegetables….

Green Home Blog

Have you ever noticed a peculiar smell when opening a can of vegetables or fruit? Then, on a lazy winter day, I had one of those “ah-hah” moments and realized it isn’t the vegetables, it’s the water used in canning them! Filed under: Blog and Green Library.

Summer Vegetables you can Grow on your Windowsill.

Elephant Journal

I’m not saying growing food is altogether easy—but it can be, depending on what we choose to grow.

Mixing flowers and vegetables

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The majority of people, even gardeners, always think of flower gardens and vegetable gardens as two separate entities, but there is absolutely no reason to think that this is the way it has to be. It was a mix of vegetables, fruits, flowers, and herbs.

Viral Video: ‘I Like Vegetables’ Rap


As a veg, telling people just how much you like your vegetables is not always easy to explain. Go ahead, take a listen as to all of the different ways Gripp likes his vegetables. green and famous parry gripp

5 Ways To Green Your Bedroom

Green Home Blog

5 Ways To Green Your Bedroom. Green your bed! It’s easy to overlook the bedroom when you’re trying to go green – what’s the point if you’re asleep in there the whole time anyway? To get you started, here’s a list of five ways you can keep your bedroom safe, clean, and green.

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Root Vegetables: Yummy Inspiration for Meat-Free Monday. {Recipes}

Elephant Journal

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All supermarkets should do this!

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Food Green Health & Wellness Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) WAYLON: Editor''s Picks Z ADMIN Food Featured Today Z ADMIN Green Featured Today campaign food waste france fruits Intermarché vegetables

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How to Create a new Vegetable Garden – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) How to Create a new Vegetable Garden Producing a beautiful and fruitful garden from scratch by Charles Dowding Published by Green Books, 12th February 2015 Hardcover, 224 pages, 23.5 book review Charles Dowding Green Books green living

Top Seasonal Foods for our Pantries & Bellies.

Elephant Journal

Food Green Health & Wellness cooking healthy foods plant-based seasonal foods vegan vegetablesMy mission is to show people how fun and easy it is to prepare a delectable, world-class plant-based cuisine that is.

Bedroom Green: 6 Eco-Sexy Tips

Green Home Blog

And while you are finding the time and energy to steal away with your lover, why not incorporate some green tactics to make even the most intimate of intimates another step in lowering your carbon footprint and/or helping heal the planet? Thwart the Swimmers with Green Sense.

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Why Green Roof?

Green Earth Journey

I know that green roofs cut down on CO2 and filter pollution and contaminants out of the air in cities, etc, etc. Building a green roof isn’t cheap; will I benefit directly in any way? In fact, it’s estimated that a green roof will last twice as long as a conventional roof.

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Mixing vegetables and flowers

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The majority of people always think of flower gardens and vegetable gardens as two separate entities, but there’s no reason to think that is the way it has to be so. Those gardens were a mix of vegetables, fruits, flowers, and herbs. Instead you might like to think of a vegetable-flower garden as an artistic palette, strictly for appearances and enjoyment. You do however need to take into account the growing style of the vegetables and flowers.

What Would A Mars Vegetable Garden Include?


So far, 10 fruits and vegetables have met the requirements: lettuce, spinach, carrots, tomatoes, green onions, radishes, bell peppers, strawberries, fresh herbs and cabbages. If the U.S. sends a manned mission to Mars, more than just astronauts will be on board.

Tri-color Pasta Salad With Summer Vegetables Vegan RECIPE

Green Prophet

Here at Green Prophet, we publish at least one hot-weather recipe every summer, like this easy and delicious potato salad. Pasta Salad With Summer Vegetables. Drain each vegetable and allow to cool. Toss all the vegetables with cooked pasta.

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Review and Giveaway of Copy-Kids Eat fruits and Vegetables, ends 8/2

Hug a Tree with Me

She eats avocados and broccoli like candy, but to get her to eat carrots, peppers, apples and green beans is a task that requires trickery and shameful bribes. My daughter instantly requested carrots and tomatoes as she gleefully watched her lookalikes munch their vegetables with vigor.

Chicago’s urban farming produces fresh veggies all year, 24/7

Green Prophet

The project produces a number of green vegetables and herbs ; including basil, baby greens, broccoli, and kale. He says that this investment is worthwhile, considering the demand for fresh vegetable produce in the Chicago metro area alone.

Video Recipe: Delicious Green Vegetable Juice

Eco-Vegan Girl

If you're looking for a delicious way to get your day off on the right foot, look no further. This juice recipe will give you a flood of energy, boost your mood, and keep you full until lunch time, all without sugar, gluten, or soy - what a perfect breakfast!

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Shaved Root Vegetable Salad.

Elephant Journal

Root vegetables are delicious and when finely shaved and added to a salad, they are an excellent way to get lots of your veggies down. I love eating a wide variety of veggies and think this is one of the tastiest salads I’ve made by far.

Escape to green Goa

Green Traveler Guides

I f your notion is going to Goa for a short green vacation, be forewarned: it’s the Hotel California of India —you may never leave. Sleeping green. Taj Exotica: Goan green luxe. Where does a green traveler sleep? Escape to green Goa is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Community Gardens May Produce More than Vegetables

Green (Living) Review

Full Disclosure Statement: The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW received no compensation for any component of this article. This article is for your information only and the GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW does not (necessarily) approve, endorse or recommend the product, service or company mentioned

Soil, Technology & Tips for the Aspiring Urban Farmer.

Elephant Journal

Food Green Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only community supported agriculture farming garden nutrient density organic soil technology vegetables Waste FarmersJohn-Paul and Matt are eager for more people to learn about soil because they think an appreciation of the most fundamental element on the planet will be a steppingstone to caring about many of today’s important issues.

Japan rents out hydroponic gardens to busy city workers

Green Prophet

a Tokyo based building and maintenance company, individuals and families can rent small hydroponic growing containers or “beds” and choose from 51 kinds of vegetable seeds; or bring their own. “A Cities city gardening hydroponic farms Japan vegetables

Green Designers’ Cloudy Thinking

Green Prophet

The concept’s not awful and something tower builders in the Middle East can learn from: raise up private green spaces typically placed at ground level to the sky. Architecture & Urban Berlin green roofs Korea Manhattan skyscrapers Sustainable Architecture Sydney vegetated roofs

Cairo is growing green with living walls on the up!

Green Prophet

Egypt isn’t exactly renowned for its vast green spaces and pioneering environmental policies. But recently projects aiming to green the city have been sprouting up all over the urban metropolis. And it’s not only private properties in Cairo greening their spaces.

Living Green and Healthy: 5 Health Benefits from Going Green

Living Green & Saving Energy

Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Living Green and Healthy: 5 Health Benefits from Going Green by greenwise on January 12, 2011 I spend a fair amount of time on Living Green and Saving Energy describing how to go green and save money as a result. Green living can improve your health as well.

Another Reason To Green The Asphalt Jungle

Environmental News Network

When many people think about urban areas, the first things they think about are increased crime and reduced vegetation. One of the reasons for the lack of vegetation in urban areas is the urban planning myth that vegetation encourages crime.

The Tar Side of Green Products

10,000 Birds

This unhappy-looking tar baby is covered with a green, environmentally-friendly product called Tanglefoot. Lisa looked up Tanglefoot’s ingredients, and found that it contained gum resins, vegetable wax and castor oil, the combination of which seemed to defy removal.

17 Vegetables That Grow Well In The Shade

Green (Living) Review

Most vegetables are high-light plants because they have to produce food. However, there are a number of shade tolerant vegetables. Leafy vegetables and herbs are at the top of the list because their food production as well as storage happens right there on the leaves.

Saving Vegetable Seeds

Green (Living) Review

How to keep the ones you love… seeds of plants that is Saving and storing seeds from your own vegetable and herb crops is a thrifty way to perpetuate your favorite varieties from year to year. gardening gardening tips green living green living tips seed saving

Living Green and Healthy: 5 Health Benefits from Going Green.

Living Green & Saving Energy

Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Living Green and Healthy: 5 Health Benefits from Going Green by greenwise on January 12, 2011 I spend a fair amount of time on Living Green and Saving Energy describing how to go green and save money as a result. Green living can improve your health as well.

6 Green Living Principles Every Household Should Learn

Environmental News Network

Here are 6 green living principles your household should learn and live by. Grow Greens. If you have a spacious backyard, consider growing various vegetables in it. Education Go Green Sustainability By: Guest Contributor, Jonathan James More. Image from Flickr.

7 Simple Ways to Green-up your Laundry Routine

Hug a Tree with Me

In fact, the traditional way of laundering can alter the formation of aquatic vegetation due to its toxic makeup while also releasing excess amounts of CO2′s into the atmosphere. 7 Simple Ways to Green-up your Laundry Routine: 1.

Can solar panels boost green roof productivity? New study asks

Green Prophet

There’s plenty of cold weather still to come if you live in the Middle East, but the University of Haifa is preparing for the sun, with a new study that examines whether solar electricity panels and green roofs can work well in tandem. Green Roof researchers pouring coffee on it.

Gazan farmer is a role model for urban agriculture

Green Prophet

On the roof of his six-story apartment tower he cultivates red and green peppers and mint in large plastic tubs. Cities Gaza strip hydroponics organic vegetables Solar Energy urban farmingPalestinian Said Salim Abu Nasser is on a mission to make urban farming more sustainable.

The Green Buzz: Wednesday, January 29

Conservancy Talk

Super Bowl sustainability, veggie vending machines, and the largest solar bridge ever in today’s green news. Farmer’s Fridge, a vegetable vending machine company, is launching in Chicago, hoping to encourage more healthy eating by making it more convenient. ( Modern Farmer ). A Super Bowl first : Food scraps will be collected and composted at this year’s game! ( Mother Nature Network ).

Brooklyn’s Gotham Greens builds world’s largest urban rooftop farm

Green Prophet

Growing green roofs is now mandatory for new buildings being built in Canada and France. Puttings its money where American mouths are this super cool company from Brooklyn called Gotham Greens has just built the world’s largest rooftop farm -– in Chicago.

Ritz-Carlton green campaign takes root in Riyadh ?

Green Prophet

A hundred employees from The Ritz-Carlton in Riyadh planted over 300 trees in the hotel’s surroundings as part of a new environmental campaign called Green Earth, Clean Earth. It boasts a vegetated roof planted with 18,000 sedum plants to help reduce urban heat island effect.

Top 10 Perennial/Ornamental Vegetables

Green (Living) Review

This is one version of my ''Top 10'' perennial vegetables – a version drawn up with a mixed cottage garden style planting in mind. gardening green living permaculture

Is Green Infrastructure Doomed to Underinvestment, Just Like Our Grey Infrastructure?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Conservationists have been advocating lately for green infrastructure: trees, oyster reefs, wetlands and more that provide infrastructure and additional values. But how can we ensure that green infrastructure don’t see the same level of underinvestment?

Farm to Closet: The Joys of Dyeing Naturally

Conservancy Talk

After I secured my blueberries , I chose a few more delightful items for color: Raspberries and blackberries for red, spinach for green, turmeric, the ever-so-flavorful Indian spice, for yellow.