What to Watch in 2021 with Shawn Kohne

The Holiday tradition continues as we bring back friend of the podcast, Shawn Kohne to help wrap up 2021 with a Top 10 list of entertainment in 2021 made our spirits bright! Shawn shares some exciting new discoveries, Noel admits he has one episode left of every show, and Jacob ruins any chance we have of making a movie with Tom Hanks.

Guide to Green Holiday Shopping

We are weeks away from Christmas, and whether you’re ordering online or braving the in-store madness, The Biofriendly Podcast has got a few ideas on how you can keep your holiday shopping green. So get your list ready as we walk through some sustainable choices, why planning is everything, and is Noel one of Sioux City’s most infamous gangsters from the 1920s?

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How to Know If Your Presents Are Really Eco-Friendly

Winter is on its way and storefronts everywhere are already announcing Christmas will be here soon. The celebration of Christmas has valuable religious and historical roots, but it’s turned into a marketing brouhaha in modern culture. In fact, the consumerist celebration of Christmas has turned many individuals against the holiday, especially when they consider the […]

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Tips to Prepare Your Home for an Eco-Friendly Holiday Celebration

Give the environment a break this holiday season, from all the trash, waste and high price tags associated with holiday gatherings, by planning an eco-friendly holiday celebration! How could being eco-friendly be better than your normal celebration, you might ask? Follow these tips, to ensure your holiday plans are more earth-friendly, less expensive and more […]

Feel-Good Movies Holiday Special with Shawn Kohne

For what we hope to be an annual holiday tradition, The Biofriendly Podcast welcomes comedian, actor, editor, movie-buff, and friend of the show, Shawn Kohne to help wrap up 2020 with some feel-good films that helped keep our spirits up during this challenging year! Shawn lassoed our hearts with his favorite stories, Jacob talks about his beautiful cry, and Noel has some notes for J.J. Abrams.

The Environmental Impact of Toys

We know that Santa is on his way and loading lots of toys and goodies on his sleigh, but what is being done by some of the biggest toy companies in the world to help their environmental impact? This week we unwrap the problem of making toys too biodegradable, remind you to pay those playthings forward like Toy Story taught us, and Noel and Jacob reminisce about their favorite toys!

Slash Your Holiday Waste | Tuesday Tip

There are a ton of opportunities to repurpose things around the house, upcycle, or get creative with the way you present your presents this holiday season!

‘The Environmentalist’s Night Before Christmas

‘Twas the night before Christmas, I went all through the house, Turning lights OFF that were left ON, by my kids and my spouse. The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, To reduce carbon footprints and dry them by air. The children took showers as fast as could be, Under five minutes to […]

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Surprise Your Outdoorsy Loved Ones with Sustainable, Ethical, and Eco-Friendly Gifts

Every year we get a chance to surprise our outdoorsy loved ones with gifts, whether it’s for their birthdays, Valentine’s Day, or during the holidays. It’s one of the simplest ways to show love and affection. To make this year’s gift-giving even more special, we’re giving you a list of sustainable, ethical, and eco-friendly gifts […]

Koala in the Christmas Tree

Now this ornament is one of a kind! Somewhere near Adelaide in Australia, Amanda McCormick awoke to find a live koala climbing her Christmas tree. She quickly phoned a local wildlife rescue called 1300Koalaz, and thankfully they were able to release the juvenile female safely into the wild.