Green Your 4th of July Celebration in 4 Easy Steps

As you, your family and your friends prepare to celebrate Independence Day, we wanted to give you some simple ways to green your 4th of July celebrations. These steps aren’t difficult. They don’t require a lot of money, but they will help you be a little more biofriendly when it comes to your celebratory activities. […]

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Happy Fourth of July!

Today’s Biofriendly Image of the Day goes to this colorful Fourth of July themed plate filled with strawberries, bananas and blueberries.  Mmmm, mmmm, good! No matter what you are doing to celebrate Independence Day, we hope you have a safe, healthy and biofriendly holiday! Happy 4th of July! Image by Rob Bertholf | Used with […]

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4 Eco-Friendly Plastic Alternatives For Your Summer Picnics

With the 4th of July right around the corner, as well as the “Plastic Free July” campaign going full blast, I thought I’d give you some eco-friendly plastic alternatives you can use for your holiday celebrations or on any of your summer picnics. Why? Well, as you know, plastics are extremely harmful to the environment. […]

How to Create a Biofriendly Picnic or Outdoor Party

Summer is a great time for picnics, outdoor parties and barbecues. You can celebrate Independence Day (aka the 4th of July), a birthday, a wedding or have a family get-together. Each of these is a perfect opportunity to get outdoors. I mean, you might as well enjoy being outside while the weather is nice. Of […]

Green Your Fourth of July in 4 Easy Steps

While red, white and blue are the traditional colors for Independence Day celebrations, we thought now would be a good time to help you green your 4th of July in four easy steps. Of course we don’t mean green in color necessarily, but in how you plan and execute your holiday plans. Greening your activities […]

Green Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July

When it comes to the Fourth of July, Canada Day or any other holiday for that matter, many people have certain traditions they like to involve themselves in from year to year. On the 4th many people like to spend the day hanging out around the barbeque, others head out to the beach or lake […]

Weekly Greens – Holiday Weekend Edition

Well, the weekend has arrived. Many of you may be heading off for a holiday getaways or perhaps you have plans to spend time with family. Hopefully each of you will get a little time to log off and enjoy the great outdoors this weekend too! It’s going to be a scorcher here, but we’re […]

5 Eco-Friendly Tips for Your Fourth of July (and Canada Day)

Image by Joel Mann Fourth of July (and Canada Day) are almost upon us. Millions of people will be enjoying their weekend by spending some time at local parks, beaches, lakes and even enjoying the great outdoors found right in their own backyards. BBQing and grilling are both a Fourth of July and Canada Day […]

5 Musts for a Biofriendly 4th of July

Image by Edgar Zuniga Jr. On July 4th, 1776, the Declaration of Independence was approved and officially adopted, thus declaring the independence and separation of the United States of America from Great Britain. So, with the 4th of July only a few days away, Americans everywhere are getting ready to celebrate their Independence Day with […]