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Stephanie Evans

Get Your Grill On – Grilling the Eco-Friendly Way

Only a few precious weeks left of summer. Cherish these last, lazy, sun-filled days by inviting friends and family for a fun, outdoor BBQ. By skipping yet another meal cooked in the oven or on the stove, you’ll trim some fat off your electric bill and with our tips below, you’ll also shrink your carbon…

Stephanie Evans

Beat the Heat and Conserve Energy this Summer

Feeling sticky? It’s the dead of summer and it’s HOT HOT HOT out there. When the mercury seems to be climbing out of the thermometer, you basically have two choices: crank the air conditioner (and deal with your energy bill later) or find alternative ways to cool down without expanding your carbon footprint. To give…

Stephanie Evans

Product Profile: Festive Bundle from terrapass

It’s a fact.  Most gift giving occurs in the month of December. That said, plenty of gifts exchange hands throughout the year. From birthdays and weddings to those “just because” goodies and hostess gifts, there’s often a reason to give. The next time you’re searching for a gift (think wedding, anniversary, birthday, dinner party, and…

Stephanie Evans

Product Profile: EcoTourist Bundle from terrapass

It’s officially summer and there’s nothing like hitting the open road or hopping a flight in search of unforgettable experiences. Traveling is one of life’s greatest rewards, but it’s generally recognized as one of the worst things for the environment. Between transportation, hotel stays, meals eaten out and souvenirs purchased, your carbon footprint expands tremendously…

Stephanie Evans

Lower Your Energy Bills With Landscaping

Turn off the lights when you leave the room! It’s a mantra we’ve heard all our lives. From installing programmable thermostats and taking shorter showers, to using high efficiency light bulbs and appliances, there are many actions we can take inside our homes that will decrease home energy use. But there are some fantastic ways…

Stephanie Evans

Green Wedding Carbon Offsets from terrapass

Planning a wedding, getting married…no matter how big or small the affair, it’s no simple feat. From selecting (and fighting over) the guest list and menu to arranging table seating and keeping it all under budget, planning a wedding could end up being one of the most complicated (and frustrating) exercises of your life! And…

Stephanie Evans

Sustainable Ideas for an Eco-Friendly Mother’s Day

Mama, pleeeeeease…push me on the swing. I need a new dress for the party. Can you help with my college applications? Will you co-sign for my car loan?  We’ve all asked the same favors of her and relied on her unconditional support and love. So when Mother’s Day comes around, it’s high time you show…