9 Things Worth Doing Over the Labor Day Weekend

Enjoy your time off—but check out our suggestions for a fun, green, healthy holiday weekend.


Dig yourself a root cellar this weekend.2. Dig a root cellar.
Not sure where or how to store all the fresh produce you got at the farmers’ market? A root cellar could be the answer. Don’t worry—you don’t have to literally dig one out of the ground (though you could, if you’re looking for a weekend project). Odds are there’s a cool, dark space somewhere in your home that will do: a shelf in the basement, an unused closet, even space under your porch.