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Texas fall festivals

Crisp weather and clear skies make spending time outside a joy in the fall. While apple picking and pumpkin carving are autumn classics, why not find something different to do?

6 benefits of community gardens

March 21st, 2017

Many community gardens are built in vacant lots that are cheap to purchase but require continual involvement to thrive. By growing gardens together, neighbors have the opportunity to become closer while beautifying their community.

6 Texas farmers markets you shouldn’t miss

February 27th, 2017

Instead of the typical date night out, consider shopping local at a nearby farmers market to get all the ingredients you need for creating a memorable meal at home. Not only does shopping local benefit your community, it can also give you peace of mind knowing exactly where your food is sourced from.

5 energy efficient habits to start this Groundhog Day

January 31st, 2017

Just like in the movie Groundhog Day, each day may feel like a repeat of the one before. If becoming energy efficient is a routine you want to get into, consider these five habits to help you save time, money and energy.

In Houston for Super Bowl LI? Here’s where to go.

January 25th, 2017

Regardless of which team you’re rooting for in Super Bowl LI, there’s one thing football lovers from either fan base can agree on: having a good time. Whether you’re a current Houstonian and want to discover more of what your city has to offer or are planning a visit for the big game, we’ve got […]

Best green places to work in Texas

January 23rd, 2017

After looking at Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work 2017 Employee’s Choice Awards, the team at CTXP noticed that Texas clutched almost a fifth of all large, medium and small businesses, combined. Explore Texas-based companies that made Glassdoor’s best places to work list, and see how each company is working to become greener.

How do you save gas while driving?

January 3rd, 2017

You drive to work, to school, to the grocery store and, sometimes, across state lines to go on vacation. What ways can help you save money on gas and help you drive more efficiently?

7 things to do in Texas during winter break

December 7th, 2016

To help keep your guests or kids from getting cabin fever, show them some of what Texas has to offer during the holiday season. Whether you live in Houston, Dallas or somewhere in between, here are a few festive must-sees.

Eco-friendly holiday celebration in College Station

November 23rd, 2016

There’s plenty to do in Texas to celebrate the holiday season. If you want to check out a green holiday festival, however, then look no further than College Station’s Santa’s Wonderland.

Tips to go green at work

November 11th, 2016

Green habits can help you conserve energy in the home, but have you ever thought about using them in your office? Set a good example by using some of the following green office tips.

Save your resources this Halloween

October 31st, 2016

Halloween is that fun time of year when we want to go all out with decorations, candy and fun. We’ve got some tips for making the most of fall fun while not going overboard on resources.