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How to talk to kids about climate change

The last thing I want is for my kids to feel frightened and pessimistic about the future. More than anything, I want them to love Earth.

Lush wants you to ‘Get Naked’ for the planet

This ethical cosmetics company wants you to know about its extensive line of solid, package-free products that eliminate the need for millions of plastic bottles.

Margaret Atwood says we need another Reformation, this time for plastics

The renowned author says we worship plastics like a universal religion — and they must be stopped.

13 commonly asked questions about making perfect fresh corn

From buying and storing to cooking times and feeding a crowd, we tackle the myths and tricks for the best corn on the cob.

7 great waterfront campsites in Ontario

Dust off your tent and sleeping bag and get outside to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary.

Study finds lead in 20 percent of baby foods

Somewhat baffling to researchers is the fact that baby foods rank worse than regular foods. Perhaps processing is to blame?

How my husband and I plan to retire by 50

Because even TreeHuggers have to be financially savvy.

No wonder Dutch kids are the happiest in the world. They eat chocolate for breakfast!

Starting the day off with a sugary, fatty treat isn’t supposed to be good, so what’s making these kids thrive?

10 yummy ways to use leftover rice

One can never have too much rice!

10 companies making ethical and eco-friendly swimsuits

From recycled yarns to fair-trade sewing to reclaimed fabrics, these swimsuits will make you feel good, both inside and out.