Articles about Lighter Footstep
Tue, Apr 27, 2010 at 3:25 PM
Programmable thermostats are free money. With another change of season on the way, it's time to increase your home's comfort -- and bank the savings.
Fri, Apr 23, 2010 at 11:29 AM
Looking to make this holiday special without breaking the bank? Consider handmade gifts. Here are 10 ways to put a special glow into Christmas — or any other holiday that requires a gift.
Thu, Apr 22, 2010 at 4:30 PM
Sure, eating produce grown in your own garden is fun and healthy. But it can also be a big money-saver during tough economic times. Here's how big.
Thu, Apr 22, 2010 at 3:49 PM
A fairly painless way to start making a difference is to write down how you can save 10 miles of driving each week and then do it.
Thu, Apr 22, 2010 at 3:37 PM
A popular Middle Eastern comfort food, mujadrah can stand on its own or be served as a side dish.
Thu, Apr 22, 2010 at 3:18 PM
Renting may limit your options when it comes to living green, but there are plenty of ways to lighten your environmental footprint — without taking a mortgage.
Thu, Apr 22, 2010 at 2:40 PM
Once a luxury item, cruelty-free clothing is now widely available, and priced competitively with conventional equivalents. Why not give it a try?
Thu, Apr 22, 2010 at 1:55 PM
There's no reason to feel green guilt over that big stack of magazines on the coffee table. Give them a second life by putting them in the hands of others.
Thu, Apr 22, 2010 at 1:27 PM
With more municipalities going to curbside recycling, running a compost heap isn't just for the crunchy set anymore. Here's how to know what belongs in the pile.
Fri, Apr 16, 2010 at 10:56 AM
How to steer clear of the Styrofoam and plastic stuff.
Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 2:58 PM
A refrigerator that's more than five years old uses about 40 percent more electricity than the EnergyStar certified units being sold today.
Tue, Apr 13, 2010 at 4:19 PM
Natural soap is one of the world's least expensive luxuries. If you're ready to leave chemical detergents behind, found in most conventional hand soap, body wash and shampoo, there is a world of healthy alternatives.