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Welcome to Green Living

A Practical Journal for Friends of the Environment

Green Living has been publishing news you can use, mostly related to environmental issues, since 1990. Our regular topics include organic gardening, green building, health, ecocareers and right livelihood, outdoors/sports, socially responsible investing, econotes, questions and answers, book reviews, and features on topical environmental issues.

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Co-ops Commit to Sustainability & Inclusion

by Erbin Crowell                         1000514 131

Challenging times also produce inspiring responses, and in this new year people around the world are coming together to build more inclusive, sustainable and participatory communities.


Eco-Friendly Benefits of Using Recycled Materials When Redesigning Your Home

by Joey Ong with Michael Potts                         1000513 870

Many homeowners will choose to use recycled materials when redesigning their garden....


Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility Celebrates 25th Anniversary

by Stephen Morris                         1000512 773

Helping each other out ... is an essential part of living in a small community, something that holds true for Vermontís business community, too.






recent reviews

review: Bill Bryson: At Home

by Tony Miksak                         1000488 1111

The greatest possible irony would be if in our endless quest to fill our lives with comfort and happiness we created a world that had neither...


On the Nightstand

by Stephen Morris                         1000455 1054

What's new in books: Shelburne Farms, Son of a Farmer, Stories & Tunes


A Bevy of Books

by Stephen Morris                         1000409 968

Books for children, green devotionals, and the New Solar Home


Getting Over the Wall : Assigned homework for the Spring edition

by Michael Potts                         1000382 954

the most important non-fiction book since Beyond the Limits in 1992


Humans Caught in Crossfire in the The War on Bugs

by A.C. Hutchinson                         1000205 1020

The War on Bugs documents the consistent and systematic poisoning of humans that has taken place over more than the past century, usually under the guise of progress...



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building:How to Build an Eco-Friendly Little Guesthouse

by Rob Roy                         1000024 1814

What would be the purpose of the building?


garden:10 Tips for buying an Outdoor Fireplace

by Stephen Morris                         1056 3336

Before purchasing a chiminea, outdoor fireplace, or open firepit, there are many factors to consider.


health:Pet Booster Vaccinations

by Jill Breitner                         1000196 1413

Jill poses the question: 'Are they more harmful than good?'


energy:Horse Power for Organic Farms

by Ken Laing                         9108 2260

If we are dependent on non renewable energy for the production and distribution of our great organic food, stop the tractor...


money:Green Activists Sought

by Stephen Morris                         1063 1545

I first heard about the Green Corps from a friend whose daughter was accepted into the program. An organization that will pay you to become an environmental activist?


food:The Origins of Coffee

by Patrick Morris                         9118 1327

...the specialty coffee business has show double digit growth for the past fifteen years. No other industry has so successfully


nature:What Does Zero Waste Really Mean?

by Paul Palmer                         9103 1550

Too many people have convinced themselves that the creation of garbage is an innate activity, even a social right!


education:Educators' Thoughts on Distance Education

by various educators                         1000445 1480

...a wide range of online tools, students could have the potential to shape their engagement of physical learning environments by scaffolding their experience with online collaborative environments...


travel:Vacation Locally

by Linda Pinkham                         1000270 1118

Fuel prices have changed everything this summer, not the least of which might be our vacation plans.


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