Green Living 101

Going green can involve making little changes in your home that will have major impact on the planet.

Easy Ideas for Going Green

9 Items, 1 Complete Fall Work Wardrobe

Talk about teamwork. These nine office essentials create a complete fall wardrobe that will see you from Monday to Friday—and beyond.

13 Genius New Uses for Kitchen Items

Smart ways to repurpose parchment paper, cupcake liners, a vegetable peeler, and more.

5 Clever New Uses for Things You Might Find in Your Garage

Smart ways to re-purpose those items that are probably just collecting dust.


Eco-Friendly Solutions

Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

Energy-saving changes that will lower your bills and prove that you can live green without sacrificing style or comfort.

How—and Why—One Woman Lives in 150 Square Feet

What do you do when you’re a reluctant city dweller craving nature? If you’re ecologist Jenny Carney, you build yourself a tiny remote getaway (with a little help from Pa).

How to Shop Smarter for Eco-Friendly Products

Not all eco-friendly products are created equal. Some seemingly green options aren't actually worth the extra money.

What Eco-Friendly Changes Have You Made in Your Life?

Real Simple readers share their green tips.