Looking Glass: An Eco-Friendly Halloween

2 years ago I wrote an article on A Fair Trade Halloween that gave ideas for making your holiday a little more eco-friendly. Other Articles around the Web Nature Moms gives a big list of eco-candy, gift, and costume ideas. Kiwi Magazine talks about eco-friendly halloween crafts. Inhabitots discusses eco-friendly costume ideas and where to […]

4 Ways for an Eco-Friendly Thanksgiving

1. Biodiversity. 99 percent of the turkey eaten in the U.S. comes from a single breed. Choosing alternative “heritage” turkeys helps to preserve biodiversity and supports sustainable farming methods. Order one online at heritagefoodusa.com 2. Buy Local Obviously it is always recommended to buy local. There are many farmers that raise turkeys and will even […]

Green Your Communte

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Naturally Treat a Hangover

Buttermilk. Coffee. More alcohol. Even among abstainers, everyone seems to have a favorite remedy for the Holiday hangover. But aside from drinking in moderation (or not drinking at all), what really works? Before you reach for that bottle of ibuprofen, try one of these natural remedies to help lessen next-day headaches, nausea, and dry mouth. […]

Recycle: Used CFLs

I can’t begin to tell you how many people I have convinced to switch over to CFLs (Compact Fluorescent Lightbulbs) and how much I am saving on my electric bill as a result of doing the same. However, if you are the one spreading the word about this product, please make certain you are also […]