Ten things you didn’t know you could compost

August 30, 2008

Filed under: Food, Home, TipsThe concept of beginning to compost can be daunting. Still, it’s extremely vital to the planet, and there are plenty of guides out there that can be extremely helpful. Food makes up an incredible amount of your personal waste. From the produce you didn’t eat before it sp…

Greenify The Companies You Do Business With

August 29, 2008

Shel Horowitz, Green Parent, ethical marketing expert and author of the ebook The Penny-Pinching Hedonist: How to Live Like Royalty with a Peasant’s Pocketbook, stands up to big corporations everyday, demanding social justice and meaningful environmental change. How does he do that? By attending co…

Shel Horowitz

August 29, 2008

Shel Horowitz, Green Parent, ethical marketing expert and author of the ebook The Penny-Pinching Hedonist: How to Live Like Royalty with a Peasant’s Pocketbook, stands up to big corporations everyday, demanding social justice and meaningful environmental change. How does he do that? By attending co…

Green RV-ing? Are You Kidding?

August 28, 2008

Do lower gas prices have you dusting the cobwebs off of your camper or RV that Labor Day Weekend? RVs tend to get a poor rap in the green scene considering of their propensity to guzzle gas as they veer precariously down the road. But Janet Groene, a self-described green “maverick” says tha…

Join the Naughty Secretary Club

August 27, 2008

NAUGHTY SECRETARY CLUBThere is only one rule about “Naughty Secretary Club”- don’t talk about “Naughty Secretary Club.”Oh but I must! They have all these awesome one-of-a-kind pieces of jewelry made from vintage parts. And they are cute and weird, just like Ed Norton in Fight Club. For instance, th…

Where to recycle that old phone book

August 27, 2008

Filed under: Home, TipsWe’ve talked about signing up to not receive phone books and statistics showing that humans actually still use them but what can you do with the stack you have lying around at home? Yellow Pages and Keep America Beautiful have teamed up to offer phone book recycling in some ar…

Green Your Labor Day Weekend

August 27, 2008

Labor Day Weekend, the last official hurrah of the summer season is finally upon us and Green Parents across the U.S. are gearing up for one final fling before the school year begins in earnest. Cooler weather, lower gas prices, and school-wary kids combine to produce Labor Day weekend a truly great…

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