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 […]

Deciding to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

When you start at the beginning, such as reducing what you purchase, then you will generate less waste and have less that needs to be reused or recycled.

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 […]

4 Eco-Friendly Things We Could Learn From Our Parents and Grandparents

Image by Lori Greig We are always taught to listen to our elders. Well, when it comes to being eco-friendly or green, there are many things we could and should learn from them as well. Whether they took these steps simply out of necessity or they were born from a true concern about nature and […]

5 Tips For a Biofriendly and Happy Holiday

Image by Justin and Elise Well, the Thanksgiving weekday is almost upon us. I can’t believe how the holidays have raced in so quickly. It’s been a busy year, but there are many wonderful people and things to be thankful for. Therefore to thank you for all you do, I thought I’d share a few […]

8 Pieces of Green Holiday Shopping Advice

Image by chatirygirl With the holidays approaching and Black Friday (and Cyber Monday) not too far off, I figured I’d dish out a little green holiday shopping advice. Just a few tips that might help you safely navigate through the holiday shopping rush. You can take them or leave them, but if you are looking […]

What to Recycle on America Recycles Day

When it comes to recycling, not everyone has the same point of view. Some people are die-hard recyclers and recycle everything from bottles and cans to glass and newspapers to e-waste. They are even dedicated enough to refurbish or donate their used furniture and home appliances rather than let them find their way to the […]