Eco-friendly rugs can be found both indoors and outside but it's important to know the differences and the attributes that make outdoor rugs "green". Here are some of the best options for eco-friendly outdoor rugs.
An eco-friendly and also budget-friendly way to search for a new rug can actually be very simple: the search can start right at home. Here is a way to re-purpose an old tablecloth into a new rug.
HOMEGROWN Life blogger Rachel explains safe and easy ways you can use household items in your garden.
The surprising connection between the drug trade and the environment.
Shag rag rugs made of old clothes are durable, attractive, easy to care for and can be machine sewn in a few hours.
A copy of "Good Housekeeping" magazine from 1944 reminds us how housewives found ways to stretch meals, repair household items and plant gardens to overcome wartime rationing hardships.
Learn to think differently and you can grow a garden without breaking the bank.
Sheepskin rug keeps a childhood story alive.
Five people and two U.S. honey processors were charged with ‘honey laundering’. Investigators found illegally imported honey from China.
Announcing an opportunity to get Anna's new Ebook for free today at Amazon on the subject of homesteading in a mobile home otherwise known as a trailer.
Oh, the pleasure of growing and enjoying food that money can't buy. Fresh baby greens are just coming up. Pick some of those little leaves and enjoy this gourmet salad.
17 ideas to lower the cost of holiday gifting, entertainment, decorating and office parties.
No one will miss the meat when you serve up fabulous vegetarian versions of Thanksgiving favorites. Try two versions of mushroom stuffing, mushroom gravy or delicious roasted Brussels sprouts this holiday!
Gene GeRue relates the lessons he learned from a childhood of frugal living.
Will our nation's positive moves toward saner, simpler living and smaller homes fall victim to an improving economy? No way.
Six rug and carpet companies have joined the GoodWeave certification program, which works to end illegal child labor in the South Asian carpet industry.
To protest the ban on hemp farming, six hemp activists symbolically planted hemp seeds on the lawn of the Drug Enforcement Administration.
The new Goodweave certification label for rugs maintains RugMark International’s stringent child labor-free policy.
Sow leafy greens in late summer to reap abundant crops in the fall.

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