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How Our Pets Can Teach Us to ‘Quarantine Green’

Pets have saved many of us from the pandemic blues. Amid lockdowns and quarantines, we found ourselves isolated from our human network, so we leaned more than ever on our furry friends. Some of us are spending more time with our pets, while others have brought new friends home. (Animal shelters and pet agencies saw […]

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!

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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 […]

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Last Minute Biofriendly Valentine’s Gifts

Although Valentine’s Day has become quite commercialized as a “holiday”, it’s also a day focused on showing love and appreciation for those you hold especially dear. Showing another person you care doesn’t have to be an expensive proposition. It doesn’t need to be done with a box of chocolates, some candy or a bouquet of […]

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6 Simple Tips to Help Make Holiday Gift Giving More Biofriendly

Well, it’s that time of the year again. If you didn’t get a chance to get your shopping done on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday or Cyber Monday, you’re probably on the hunt for a few more gifts. Even if you did snag some deals, but might still be looking for a few special items, […]

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Ecofriendly Gifts and Activities Mom Is Sure to Enjoy

Mother’s Day is just one day out of the year, but it’s a great time to celebrate your mom, grandmother or other woman who’s had a significant impact on your life.  So, we wanted to take a few minutes to give you some ideas of ecofriendly gifts and activities your mom is sure to enjoy. It […]

5 Environmentally-Friendly Tips to Help Make Holiday Shopping Easier

As the holidays approach, now is the time (if you haven’t already begun) to do some shopping for family and friends. Whether you are planning to give out lots of gifts, or only a few, we’ve got five environmentally-friendly tips to help make your holiday shopping easier. Make a List and Check It Twice Santa […]

Green Ways to Wrap Up Your Holiday Shopping

Whether you took advantage of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday or not, it’s likely you still need a few more gifts for various family and friends. Fortunately, we have some green ways for you to wrap up your holiday shopping without breaking the bank. No reason to spend a lot of money, especially when […]

Holiday Gift Ideas for Eco-Conscious Consumers

Holiday Gift Ideas for Eco-Conscious Consumers While many retailers would have you believing the holidays are all about shopping, spending money and making sure you have plenty of gifts under the tree, in reality, the holiday season means a whole lot more. It is a time for people to celebrate their religion, participate in random […]

Eco-Friendly Ways to Give a Personalized Touch to Mother’s Day

Every year it seems as if more and more notations are added to our calendars. Days to thank our bosses, our assistants, our parents and grandparents, post office workers, teachers and so many others. The question is…when our calendars tell us the day has come to celebrate those people in our lives who mean the most […]