What do an electrician, a furniture store owner and a dairy farmer have in common? In Connecticut, a lot, especially in matters of green and sustainability.
Every teacher knows that making students get up and walk about outside is a good way to get and hold their attention. Here are some great places in Connecticut where it is not just the teacher but the outdoor classroom itself that does the teaching.
What’s an average homeowner (or home renter) to do to shave a few dollars off their heating bills – and still keep their home and its inhabitants safe, healthy and at least reasonably warm? Here are few simple, common sense tips to make the winter heating bill a little less painful.
Green and furniture should go together naturally, real wood pieces of furniture can last for generations. Here are five furniture stores in Connecticut that are green – in either the products they sell or the way they run their company, or both.
In Connecticut, there are many great playgrounds including many that are accessible to all or at least in part to all children regardless of their abilities.
Create a memory with these picture-taking opportunities for your child and Santa.
Cindy Hartog knows how to throw a party. Here are three tips on putting together a holiday party from this master of culinary entertainment, and one of her favorite – and simplest – recipes to add to the fun.
More and more companies in Connecticut are going green – and not just those that are involved in green business. From landscapers who are switching over to propane from gas to schools that are investing in energy-efficient systems, all across the state employers are embracing green ideas.
Connecticut has embraced recycling and has done so at every level – from the state government and town councils to start-up e-companies and even churches.
Landscapers and landscape architects come in many varieties, but more and more of them are going “green”, by designing ecologically friendly, environmentally sound and sustainable lawns, gardens and yards. Here are just a pair of such green landscapers in Connecticut.