Eco-Friendly, Family-Friendly Memorial Day Activities

There are many happy holidays sprinkled throughout the calendar, however it’s Memorial Day that may be the happiest of all! For many of us, Memorial Day signals the end of cold, harsh winters and the start of swimming pool, sunbathing … Continue reading

Green Mother’s Day Gift Guide

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It’s that time of year.  That day we honor and lavish love and attention on the one person in our lives who has likely shown up for everything – from carrying us for 9 months and enduring many  sleepless nights … Continue reading

Eco-Friendly Garden Activities for Kids

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Are you looking for ways to get your kids out of the house and into nature?  As parents, that seems to be a universal goal. If you’d like to have your children spend more time outdoors – in the fresh, … Continue reading

9 Green Date Ideas for Spring

Looking for a romantic way to spend an evening that’s also eco-friendly? Don’t worry, we’re not prescribing a date at a recycling facility to sort bottles and newspapers (although that’s a fantastic idea for many!).  What we’ve come up with, … Continue reading

A Nice Day for a Green Wedding: Simple Steps for an Eco-Friendly Spring Wedding

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If you’re one of the many brides or grooms planning a wedding this spring, you’re probably facing an endless stream of appointments, to-do lists and budgets to follow. Fortunately, keeping your wedding’s carbon footprint small is a much easier task … Continue reading

Tips and Tricks to Prepare Your Garden for Spring

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Set them free! Your outdoor orchids have been held captive indoors, safe from the frost, for months. But now, finally, FINALLY, it’s time to take them outside, along with the rest of your warm weather garden. Before you start tilling … Continue reading

Sweet, Green Bundle of Joy: Your Eco-Friendly Baby

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One of the greatest things about babies are their teeny, tiny feet. One of the not-so-great things? Their adult-sized carbon footprints. With our tips, below, you can keep your little one’s environmental impact to a minimum – at least until … Continue reading

Have an Egg-Cellent, Eco-Friendly Easter

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Plastic eggs, shredded cellophane grass, disposable baskets and artificially colored, individually packaged treats are ingredients for an environmentally unfriendly Easter. Instead of a day filled with unnecessary waste and toxic chemicals, follow these tips for an egg-cellent, eco-friendly holiday. 1. … Continue reading