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  • How to Go Green: Dating

    February 4, 10:01 AM by Blythe Copeland in HTGG

    The world puts a lot of emphasis on dating: it's the point of reality TV shows, the plot of countless movies and sitcoms, and the subject of endless conversations among pretty much all single people (and their friends). The general

  • How to Go Green: Alternative Energy

    January 27, 12:45 PM by Blythe Copeland in HTGG

    Photo credit: Manfred Steinbach/iStockAlternative energy sourcesPowering and heating your home with alternative energy sources sounds like a no-brainer when it comes to going green, but deciding which kind of fuel is right for you isn't as simple.

  • How to Go Green: Skiing & Snowboarding

    January 21, 8:17 AM by Brian Merchant in HTGG

    Photo credit: Getty Images/Stockbyte Skiing and snowboarding are such robust, exhilarating outdoor-oriented pastimes that it just seems wrong to not be green when you hit the slopes. You are, after all, taking advantage of nature's generous decision to

  • How to Go Green: Work from Home

    January 13, 12:37 PM by Blythe Copeland in HTGG

    Photo credit: Graham Hill Working from home can be a great alternative to a desk in a cubicle, but, as many people who try it will tell you, it isn't as easy as slapping your laptop down on the dining room table. And, while wearing pajamas all day might

  • How to Go Green: Workouts

    January 6, 11:37 AM by Blythe Copeland in HTGG

    At this point, all those holiday cookies, cocktail parties, and lavish lunches are a distant memory--and the reality is that you're (at least) five pounds heavier than you were when you last stepped on the

  • How to Go Green: New Year's

    December 17, 10:35 AM by Blythe Copeland in HTGG

    We generally run into two schools of thought on New Year's Eve: it's either an excuse for a raucous night at the bar and massive quantities of bubbly, or it's a night for amateurs that's better spent watching the ball

  • How to Go Green: Cocktails

    December 2, 12:21 PM by Kelly Rossiter in HTGG

    There is something about sipping on a cocktail surrounded by friends that makes a party feel special. It doesn't matter what the time of year, whether you are getting into the holiday spirit, or sitting on a dock by a lake.

  • How to Go Green: Beers

    November 19, 10:26 AM by Brian Merchant in HTGG

    Beer isn't just the poster beverage for college parties, your after-work wind down, and lazy Sunday afternoons everywhere--no, beer is also a key player in a multi-billion dollar industry that reaches into the far corners

  • How to Go Green: Thanksgiving Day

    November 11, 1:48 PM by Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff in HTGG

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  • How to Go Green: Job Searches

    September 30, 1:39 PM by Christine Lepisto in HTGG

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  • How to Go Green: Commuting

    September 29, 1:38 PM by Team Treehugger in HTGG

    With gas prices ever on the rise, people living farther from the workplace, and traffic conditions worsening by the week, the daily commute is increasingly having an impact on our wallets and our

  • How to Go Green: In the Bathroom

    September 15, 11:29 AM by Team Treehugger in HTGG

    [by Lloyd Alter and Collin Dunn]

  • How to Go Green: Dorm Rooms

    September 8, 11:21 AM by Team Treehugger in HTGG

    Every year, intrepid young men and women set out for college. Even more exciting than this, is that for many of them, it's their first chance to live away from home. But, with the excitement and fun of

  • How to Go Green: Home Buying

    March 14, 3:30 PM by Sami Grover in HTGG

    The housing market may have had a rough time of late, but there are still plenty of us out there looking to buy a new home. Whether you are a first time buyer or a seasoned home-buying veteran, it is worth remembering that buying a house is one of the

  • How to Go Green: Rentals

    February 29, 12:07 PM by Sami Grover in HTGG

    Greening your home is one of the most important steps you can take towards living a greener life, yet so much of the advice on sustainable homes is written with the home-owner in mind. What about those of us who rent? Installing insulation, erecting

  • How to Go Green: Commuting

    October 5, 5:09 PM by Team Treehugger in HTGG

    With gas prices ever on the rise, people living farther from the workplace, and traffic conditions worsening by the week, the daily commute is increasingly having an impact on our wallets and our lifestyles -- as well as global climate change. From

  • How To Go Green: Summer

    August 18, 10:20 AM by Kenny Luna in HTGG

    What's the Big Deal?With the warm weather fully unfurled, you've got some free time and some hot days before you. That means time off to spend at the beach, with the kids, away on vacation, whatever... You've got backyard BBQs, ballgames, trips to the

  • How to Go Green: Carbon Offsets

    July 13, 8:05 AM by Team Treehugger in HTGG

    Newspapers, radio, television, magazines, blogs, podcasts, in fact any media you can think of, has awoken to the issue of climate change or global warming. When mainstream publications, the likes of Sports Illustrated and Vanity Fair, cover the topic