Healthy Sustainable Design Tips Shared on Sonoran Living

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Tanya Shively, was featured on Sonoran Living Live. She discussed the ways that your home can be made more healthy

Know What to Look For Before Buying Eco-Friendly Bedding

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When you become more eco-conscious, you’ll also discover how much better the quality of your sleep is because your bed and bed linen are so much more comfortable.

Tips for Establishing Your Personal Green Building or Remodeling Priorities

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You can have a warm, comfortable, functional and beautiful home if you know about products that are Eco-friendly

The Low Down on What Mattress Manufacturers Don’t Disclose About Their Products

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The quality of your mattress has a significant impact on the restfulness of your sleep.

Creating a High-End, Green Kitchen

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By Jane Blanchard Creating a more energy-efficient home can go way beyond the conventional ideas like light bulbs, Energy Star appliances, and tankless water heaters. Needless to say, you’ve already mastered going green in these aspects, and you’re ready to take it to the next level by also achieving an ambiance of luxury and taste. […]

Alfresco Dining In Any Climate

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This week is Garden Week! Celebrate the great outdoors and get inspired with a few of our favorite outdoor dining spaces. A connection to nature is so important for a sense of well-being and overall health. Spending time outdoors, eating healthy food, enjoying the company of family and friends, is the best way to bring […]

Monday Morning Musings – Take Time to Eat

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We all have to eat.  And though we often don’t take the time to sit down and really enjoy a good meal, we should.  A hurried gulping down of food for sustenance is not healthy for our bodies or our soul. Taking the time to actually stop, sit down at a table, and fully appreciate […]

Secrets to a More Zen-like Bedroom

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Your bedroom is the place you go every night to rest and rejuvenate your body.  The concept of Zen is also about peace, calm, and a meditative state.  When you design your bedroom to incorporate aspects of Zen and a restful place, you create a room that allows you a place to escape to from […]

Homes Designed For Extended Families

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These days the family isn’t just the typical mom, dad and two kids.  More and more often a home design needs to encompass the needs of multiple generations living under one roof.  Builder online magazine highlighted three very effective homes that are doing the job quite well.  I’ve chosen to highlight just one, a home in […]

Tips for Creating an Eco-friendly Bathroom

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One of my favorite blog sites is Inhabitat.com because of the variety of eco-friendly topics they cover.  Bathroom design is a key factor to consider when going for a sustainable home. This recent post about making your bathroom more eco-friendly is great- it really does cover the top reasons (and ways) to make the most used room […]