All posts tagged with Green living / sustainable living
04/24/2017 / By JD Heyes

In recent days the Internet was abuzz with discussion and rumors about a tabletop exercise conducted by the U.S. Department

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-04-24-12-steps-to-surviving-a-nuclear-attack.html

04/24/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

Do you have a bare, shady spot in your garden? Or is your terrace facing the wrong side? Though it

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-04-24-effortlessly-grow-these-ten-plants-in-the-shade-with-little-to-no-sunlight.html

04/20/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

As temperatures start to rise, the country’s best hiking trails come alive. Flowers are starting to bloom, birds are nesting,

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-04-20-how-to-easily-make-a-non-toxic-waterproofer-with-these-two-ingredients.html

04/20/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Just looking at a sunflower is enough to make anyone happy. The earthly representation of the sun, these flowers are

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-04-20-brighten-up-your-summer-by-growing-sunflowers-for-beauty-and-health.html

04/15/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

Touted as the “Herb Queen of the Spring” by Mother Earth News, stinging nettle is a nutritious and energy-rich favorite

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-04-15-this-often-overlooked-weed-is-ideal-for-delicious-soup-or-tea.html

04/13/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

There’s nothing like fresh fruits and vegetables grown in your garden. Not only do they taste better, but they’re also

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-04-13-13-foods-you-should-only-buy-once-then-grow-forever.html

04/10/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Contrary to popular belief, starting a flower bed from scratch is not that difficult. To be sure, a little planning and

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-04-10-how-to-effortlessly-start-a-flower-bed-from-scratch.html

04/07/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Compared to regular paraffin candles, soy candles might not seem all that different at first glance. A candle’s a candle,

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-04-07-how-to-make-survival-candles-with-soy-wax.html

04/07/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

In today’s atmosphere of increasing health and environmental awareness, more and more people are turning their back on chemical herbicides.

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-04-07-top-10-homemade-herbicides-to-tackle-the-weeds-in-your-garden.html

04/04/2017 / By Russel Davis

A recent analysis commissioned by Friends of the Earth Europe finds that living in the countryside offers greater health benefits

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-04-04-living-in-cities-makes-people-mentally-ill-while-living-in-the-country-improves-health-and-prevents-early-death.html

03/27/2017 / By Earl Garcia

The season provides an opportune time to revitalize your garden, and optimize its space for a more bountiful harvest this

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-03-27-5-earth-friendly-hacks-for-starting-your-garden-this-spring.html

03/27/2017 / By JD Heyes

Many beginning gardeners may just assume that dirt is dirt, and no matter what you put into it, as long

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-03-27-8-ways-to-make-healthy-organic-soil-for-your-garden.html

03/25/2017 / By Russel Davis

Living in the countryside, where trees and open spaces can be easily accessed, may help reduce the risk of certain

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-03-25-living-in-the-country-found-to-reduce-the-risk-of-death-by-16-compared-to-city-life.html

03/25/2017 / By Russel Davis

Raised bed gardening has been in practice among agriculture enthusiasts for years. Simply put, raised bed gardening is a method that

http://www.offgrid.news/2017-03-25-these-raised-bed-gardening-tricks-beat-traditional-gardening-every-time.html