spring projects

Planning Spring Projects With An Environmentally-Friendly Mindset

By the time spring rolls around each year, most people are ready to tackle new projects, get involved in spring cleaning, or spend more time outside creating a beautiful, colorful stage for their homes.  Spring and “greenery” go hand-in-hand, but that doesn’t always mean spring projects are environmentally-friendly. To make sure they are, you may […]

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Outdoor Thanksgiving Dinner: Tips to Make It Happen

Thanksgiving is the time of year when friends and family traditionally gather for a group meal to celebrate the year. People come together to share food, stories, and company as households worldwide give thanks for the good things in life. This year, however, Thanksgiving will look different as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect households […]

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Yosemite National Park

Today’s Biofriendly Image of the Day is of this waterfall in Yosemite National Park. Such a peaceful scene, yet extremely powerful and majestic at the same time. I don’t know about you, but it makes me want to go outside and spend a little more time in nature. Fortunately, this weekend is the start of […]

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Taking a Close Look

Look closely…it’s sometimes amazing what you see when you take a close look. It may be just a reflection in a drop of water to some, but it’s a new perspective on the world to others. So, next time you go outside, be sure you take a look around. Take a really good look. You […]

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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. […]

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Camping Under the Night Sky

Ever have a fleeting moment when you just want to lay down outside, take a few deep breaths and simply stare at the night sky? Well, the Image of the Day we’ve chosen for today may allow you to do exactly that…minus the being outside or laying down part. Hopefully it will entice you though. […]

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 Father’s Day in 3 Easy Steps

Celebrating dad doesn’t have to be difficult. You can always go traditional with a store-bought card, maybe a new shirt or tie, a fine cigar or something along those lines. Our suggestion is you go a little greener. Do something different. Make a true day of it. Fortunately, greening your Father’s Day couldn’t be easier. […]

Alleviate Stress Using These Biofriendly Methods

Stress can exist in many shapes and forms. Whether you are still hanging on to left-over stress from the holidays, a new job has you all stressed out or the new year seems to be throwing more at you than you can comfortably handle, finding a way to alleviate your stress is important for the sake […]

5 Ways College Students Can Be Energy Efficient While Living on Campus

As a college student, conserving energy may not be your number one priority. But being energy efficient while living in on campus is easier than you think. These simple tips can make a huge impact on our environment and help your campus become more eco-friendly! 1. Unplug your electronics. Shutting off your television and laptop […]