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best time to plant grass seed

The Very Best Time to Plant Grass Seed for Optimal Growth

Think the grass is always greener in your neighbor's yard? Learn the best time to plant grass seed and some practical, eco-friendly lawn alternatives. Read more

when to plant tulips

The Best Time to Plant Tulips for a Picture-Perfect Garden

Along with daffodils, tulips are the ultimate sign of spring. Learn when to plant tulips so you can enjoy the bright pops of color in your own yard. Read more

Vegan holiday dishes

40 Vegan Holiday Dishes for a Plant-Based Easter

Vegan holiday dishes are eco-friendly and nourishing. Plus, there's a great variety to choose from! Time to swap that turkey with one of these delicious plant-based meals. Read more

natural remedies for seasonal allergies

Combat Seasonal Allergies with Natural Remedies: Our Top Picks

Allergies got you down? Instead of reaching for over-the-counter medication, try these natural remedies for seasonal allergies to feel better. Read more

tenting in cold weather

Tenting in Cold Weather: 12 Essential Dos and Don’ts

If you're looking for a new activity to try this winter, consider tenting in cold weather. Here are a few safety tips to help you enjoy it. Read more

how to freeze butternut squash

How to Freeze Butternut Squash Sustainably (3 Ways, No Plastic)

Freezing is a great way to ensure you always have your favorite foods nearby when you crave them. Check out how to freeze butternut squash to enjoy this fall favorite year-round. Read more

best soup recipes

The 30 Best Soup Recipes for the Winter Months

Soup is a classic and easy cold-weather dish that can be made from almost anything. Read on for the best soup recipes using seasonal, organic and homegrown vegetables. Read more

Green Thanksgiving tips

8 Simple Ways to Have a Green Thanksgiving

Celebrating a green Thanksgiving doesn't necessarily mean raising your own organically-fed turkey in the backyard. Especially on this cherished American holiday, making small changes to your celebratory holiday routines can make your celebration a bit more sustainable. Read more