Biofriendly Cheatsheet: Making the Most of the Fall Season

For those who are interested in making the most of the fall season, here is a simple biofriendly cheatsheet we have put together to help you get started. COMPOST Now that you have leaves falling all over your lawn, you need to find something to do with them. Raking up leaves can seem like a […]

Fuel Economy Tips for the Holidays

Traveling for the holidays has become somewhat of a tradition for many families here in the United States and around the world. Some of our travels will only take us a few miles down the road, while others may lead us across the country. If you plan on driving at all over the holidays, you’re […]

10 Eco Holiday Gift Ideas

Image by Andy Noren / Creative Commons The holidays are here, and although many people have probably completed their holiday shopping and are ready, I’m not in that category. If you aren’t either, here are 10 eco holiday gift ideas that might put a dent in your holiday shopping or maybe even help wrap it […]

How to Bring a Bit of Nature Indoors This Autumn

Image by Paul Bica / Creative Commons One of the wonderful things that seems to happen once autumn hits, and as we get closer to the holidays, is that we start to bring a bit of nature indoors. This, of course, can be done in many different ways depending on your preference. The trick is, […]

Biofriendly Wishes to You and Yours

Image by Stella Blu / Creative Commons The holidays are here and as we all scramble to finish up our shopping or finalize those last minute plans, I wanted to take a moment to wish each of you a happy holiday. Here are my biofriendly wishes to you and yours: 1. May your days be […]

Eco-Friendly Ways to Brighten Your Holiday Mood

Image by Carrie / Creative Commons The holidays are here and if your life is anything like mine, you’re pretty busy right about now. I still have gifts to buy, presents to wrap, packages and cards to send, e-cards to put together and send out, and a whole slew of activities, parties and events to […]

7 Green Holiday Shopping and Gift Ideas

Image by Jenn Deering Davis / Creative Commons December is here and the holidays are just around the corner. Before you know it, the holidays will have come and gone and we will be ringing in the new year. But for those of you (me included) who haven’t managed to finish their holiday shopping, here […]

The Best Ways to Recycle Your E-Waste

Image by U.S. Army Environmental Command / Creative Commons To many, recycling e-waste ranks right up there with going to the dentist and protecting your compost pile from marauding wildlife. But leaving a 36-inch TV on the curb really is not the best way to ensure it’s going to find a safe afterlife. E-waste is […]

5 Eco-Tips to Help You Transition After the Holidays

Image by rengel134 Sometimes we all get so caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holidays, we forget to plan past the holidays. Yes, the holidays are important, but before you know it they will have come and gone. It’s what remains AFTER the holidays that you will then have to concern yourself […]

A Dose of Weekly Greens

Image by Rob Lee With the holidays here, the hectic schedule has taken over my calendar and is keeping me busy. However, there were a number of great green articles I came across this week that I thought were definitely worth sharing. So here is this week’s dose of “weekly greens”: 1) Ikea gives free […]