Throwing an Eco-Friendly New Year’s Bash

December 31, 2009

Filed under: Food, Home, Tips

Cheers to a green new year! Photo: George Marks, Getty Images

While you’re busy making New Year’s resolutions for 2010, don’t forget the one you made just before your guests started arriving at last year’s shindig: Throw a greener New Year’s party in 2009. Believe it…

Origins Recycles Your Old Makeup Cases

September 1, 2009

Filed under: Fashion, Tips, Natural Body Care

Take your old makeup containers to Origins! Credit: Origins

Something I’ve been meaning to do for a while is clear out my makeup drawer. Magazines and beauty experts always tell you to replace your mascara frequently, and I have far too many odd-tast…

Use a 2-in-1 Shampoo and Conditioner

April 20, 2009

Filed under: Home, Tips, Tip of the DayUse a 2-in-1 shampoo and conditioner.Using a combined shampoo and conditioner product just might be one of the easiest ways to be greener. Instead of two bottles in your shower you can just have one, which will not only save a lot of chemicals and waste from be…

Don’t Rinse

April 20, 2009

Filed under: Tips, Tip of the DayDon’t rinse.If you have a dishwasher you’re probably somewhat annoyed considering half the duration you practically have to wash the dishes before you wash the dishes. That might not be unavoidable in some cases of super stuck on yuckiness, but do you really have to …

Skip the Lunchtime Paper and Plastic - Use a Sandwich Wrap

April 1, 2009

Filed under: Food, TipsI always feel so good when I’m organized abundant to assemble — and bring — my lunch. But the ziplock bag at the end, inside the plastic grocery store bag … that part always feels poor. considering, plastic, like love and diamonds, is forever. So far I’ve made the switch t…

Fight Shower Hogs with the Aqualim

March 31, 2009

Filed under: Home, Kids and Parenting, TipsFor some of us, a shower is kinda like a magical instance warp that takes us to a land where the weathers warm and all our troubles just wash away down the drain. Unfortunately, along with your worries goes a ton of water — a resource that many are predict…

Green Clean Your Fridge

March 31, 2009

Filed under: Food, Home, TipsNow that you cleaned up your dishwasher, it’s instance to tackle the fridge. In the past, I’d use some type of spray cleaner or bleach and wipe everything down but that year, I’m going a bit more natural thanks to some tips from Eco Localizer. You’re going to need white …

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