5 hidden natural getaways on the U.S. east coast

Great Falls of the Potomac River, Washington DC

Yosemite. Yellowstone. The Everglades. When it comes to natural places where we can escape on vacation, we all know about the big boys. National Parks get the attention of glossy magazines, while state parks are generally for locals “in the know.” Even then, most state parks can become crowded with family cookouts and RVs during […]

The Southeast is where greener living thrives

Chattanooga, TN

The Southeastern United States is where living greener converges with the normalcy of everyday life. And at the heart of the Southeastern green scene, is Chattanooga, TN. This small-ish river city isn’t only Outside Magazine’s “Best Town Ever” of 2011, but it is a ridiculously robust hub of pragmatic healthier and greener lifestyle habits.

8 tips to planning a greener destination wedding

Eco-friendly destination wedding beach sunset

Is it possible to make a destination wedding green? You can certainly make it greenER. And in a lot of little ways, an intimate gathering in a beautiful neutral location may even be more eco-friendly than a 200-person blow-out in your hometown. If you’re bitten by the destination wedding bug, here are a few ways to reduce your environmental impact.