Queen of Green archives

  • Photo: Looking good in green

    Looking good in green

    February 12, 2010

    Being sustainable doesn't mean you can't have style. Do you have what it takes to be an ecofashionista? More »

  • Photo: Calling all green brides

    Calling all green brides

    February 1, 2010

    Check out these low-carbon, money-saving, green wedding ideas that will fit any budget. They'll help you make a huge splash on your big day, while treading lightly on the earth. More »

  • Photo: Kick that tree to the curb

    Kick that tree to the curb

    January 4, 2010

    Natural Christmas trees are 100% compostable and biodegradable. Make sure your tree makes it into the chipper. More »

  • Photo: What to buy for the green-hearted?

    What to buy for the green-hearted?

    December 16, 2009

    Holiday gifts come in all shapes and sizes, but the best gifts are easy on the environment and keep on giving far beyond the holiday season. More »

  • Photo: Green your holiday dinner

    Green your holiday dinner

    December 8, 2009

    Preparing a healthy and tasty feast for your holiday visitors also means reducing your exposure to BPA and PFOA. More »

  • Photo: Which Christmas tree is the greenest?

    Which Christmas tree is the greenest?

    December 2, 2009

    One is made out of plastic. The other is grown on a tree farm and is cut down each year with a million of its friends. Which choice is the greener one? More »

  • Photo: What's your dog's eco-paw print?

    What's your dog's eco-paw print?

    November 26, 2009

    Modern Dog Magazine recently featured my story about "greening up" a dog lover's life. Ever thought of making your own dog shampoo? What to do with the do? More »

  • Photo: To bleach or not to bleach

    To bleach or not to bleach

    November 16, 2009

    Greta Mckenzie asks: I was wondering if you would be able to tell me how damaging using bleach is to our water source and anything else. I haven't used bleach... More »

  • Photo: Green up your home: a toolkit

    Green up your home: a toolkit

    November 5, 2009

    Corinne asks: I am a young student working on a big project for school. My goal is to let people know what we can do to our homes to make... More »

  • Photo: Eco-friendly car wax

    Eco-friendly car wax

    October 28, 2009

    Tracy Wallace asks: I'm looking for an enviro-friendly car wax. You recommended liquid castile soap for cleaning my car a while ago, and that worked great. Thanks very much! Now... More »