Seducing Your Neighbors Into Environmentalism

November 30, 2008

Filed under: Home, TipsAre you an obnoxious environmental activists seeking converts? A Jehovah’s Witness of environmentalism, so to speak?Are you one of those humans who gawks, with nose wrinkled, at your neighbor’s Humvee? Or are you the only person hanging laundry to dry on your patio, and the on…

Putting old T-Shirts to Work

November 30, 2008

Filed under: TipsOld, stained tired t-shirts are relegated to the rag pile in my house. I use them for cleaning, painting or anything that makes a mess. I came across a new use for these neglected tees today and that is to turn them into twine to support garden plants.To assemble t-shirt twine, simp…

Reupholstering Adds New Flair to Old Chairs

November 29, 2008

Filed under: Home, TipsIf there’s one thing I’ve learned about “being green” it’s how to look at household items in a different light. that means slapping a coat of low VOC paint on an old dresser and strapping a cushion to the top to manufacture a changing table for the nursery or cutting up milk j…

Are You a Green Mommy? Win Stuff From Huddler

November 28, 2008

Filed under: Kids and Parenting, Tips
whether you spend a lot of date figuring out the very best green items for your children, you might want to check out the new contest by at Huddler. You can use your knowledge of products to win stuff from HappyGreenBee, Badger Balm, Little Twig and more.If you …

ECO-FASHION GIFT GUIDE

November 28, 2008

GIFTS FOR GIRLSPretty much everything I’ve written about has been for girls, so whether you want to get her a bag or some eco-shoes, or a warm organic sweater, please check out my older blogs, or go to one of the great eco-friendly boutiques I have listed.GIFTS FOR FUSSY DUDESI say “fussy” consideri…

Less Really is More

November 28, 2008

Filed under: Home, TipsWe talk a lot here at Green Daily about what you can do to help the planet. by at Zen Habits, there is a great post reminding us all that really what we need is less. Just like many money-saving things are additionally good for the environment doing less has it’s own set of be…

Use Furoshiki to Wrap Black Friday Gifts

November 28, 2008

Filed under: Home, TipsWhen the dust finally settles and it’s instance to wrap all those great deals you snapped up in the Black Friday frenzy, consider the Japanese art of furoshiki. There are lots of suggestions to use fabric as a wrapping for gifts but, how precisely do you keep the gift in the f…

Next Page »