4 tasty dip recipes for healthier tailgate fun

Lighter, but just as tasty Chile Con Queso recipe

The key to a great tailgate party (be it at home or at the stadium, or pro or college team) is food. And the staple food of any good tailgate party is chips and dip. The problem is that most chips and dips are loaded with fat, calories, and even preservatives. But these dip recipes will tickle your taste buds without sacrificing any of the taste.

3 solar gadgets that are actually useful

reVIVE solar charger from Solar Restore

Solar power is not just for rooftops. You can add a bit of green energy into your life now with these four useful and affordable gadgets. All are available under $100 – some much less. 1. Solar-Powered Chargers Solar-powered chargers are becoming a popular way to charge cell phones and music players. And as more […]

The light bulb energy impact showdown [INFOGRAPHIC]

green lighting infographic

The awesome folks at Well Home Energy Audits have put out another great infographic that will help break down the costs, benefits, and differences between LED light bulbs, CFL light bulbs, and incandescent light bulbs so you can hopefully have a better understanding of what all of that electrical jargon on the packaging really means.

Hank D and the Bee: The end of brussel sprouts?

Bees and food

More on the beloved honeybee From Planetsave: Five Things You Can Do To Help Bees From BeeGuardian.org: Taking Initiative for the Survival of the Honeybee From YourGardenShow: Bee-a-thon 2011 (encore coming in September) Follow the rest of the Hank D and the Bee series at JoeMohrToons.com. For cartoon updates and other green goings-on, follow Joe […]

5 tips to save time in the cold lunch revolution

Take charge of your health with a cold lunch revolution

Packing a cold lunch puts responsibility and health back into our hands, not the school’s. But do you have the time? That might be the biggest reason why we stick a couple of bucks into our kids’ pockets and send them on their merry way. Before you spend those dollars on Salisbury steak, check out these tips to help you save time in the kitchen.

The future of cycling, by the numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]

cycling cost benefits

Cycling is exploding in the United States, and there is no secret as to why. Bicycling can help you get (or stay) in shape, save you money, eliminate the need to sit in traffic jams, or even become a sport to get involved in. Not to mention the fact that it’s just plain fun. The […]

Revolights: Sexy wheel-mounted LED bicycle lights

Practicality meets need and sexiness in this awesome bicycle light system

Most car on bicycle crime happens between the hours of 5pm and midnight. Lack of visibility is the obvious culprit behind such violence. But the inventors behind Revolights are hoping to help end such car on bike assault…and they’re launching their bicycle lighting revolution with a clever campaign and an oh-so-sexy product!

Hank D and the Bee: Eggs=Money

Hank D and the Bee: Eggs=Money

Sustainablog just posted an article entitled 7 Tips for Beginners: Keeping Chickens at Home. Great post, but I’d like to add that it’s best not to buy a cartoon hen with an attitude problem…nor a cartoon rooster. Follow the rest of the Hank D and the Bee series at JoeMohrToons.com. For cartoon updates and other […]

Greenwala debuts a new, innovative, eco Marketplace

Greenwala's new Marketplace feature is a revolutionary new way to sell your products or services

There are lots of great ways to sell your products or services on the internet, but most of them come with a mountain of cost to your business. If your business slants more towards the greener side of the market, Greenwala.com wants to change that…and they’re doing a good job.

Cyclocross: The best bike you’ve never heard of

Cyclocross bicycles are the best all around bike you can buy

If you’re looking for one bike to rule them all, you should be looking at a cyclocross bicycle. Cyclocross is a type of bicycle racing that is all kinds of crazy, muddy fun. Cyclocross bicycles greatly resemble road bikes, but what makes them the best all-around bike you can buy are the differences that make them cyclocross-specific.