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How to Reduce Thanksgiving Food Waste

November 17th, 2015 | by Andrea Bertoli

In a time of abundance, we need to be extra cautious of our Thanksgiving food waste for the impact on our budget, our landfills and our climate.


Pumpkin Recycling Tips

October 30th, 2013 | by Chris Keenan

With Halloween just around the corner, it won’t be long before you find yourself burdened with sagging, smelly old jack-o-lanterns. Some people choose to smash their rotting pumpkins out in the streets or against their garage doors, while others simply throw them in the trash. But is this really the smart thing to do


Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts for Eco-Moms

May 11th, 2012 | by Vivian Nelson Melle

Mother's Day is a few days away, unless you're in Mexico than you really blew it. If you waited until the last minute for mom's gift, don't dispair, we got you covered. We also think Mother's Day is a perfect holiday for honoring Mother Earth and that special woman in your life. Here are some last minute Mother's Day gifts for Eco-moms or lovely ladies looking to go green


Warning: Christmas Habits That Cause Heart Attack

December 19th, 2011 | by Sonya Kanelstrand

Christmas is just 5 days away and I guess most of you are very excited already. But did you know that December and January are the months posing the highest risk for heart disease, and many of the delights of the season are in fact great dangers for people with coronary artery disease (CAD). You may think that this information does not concern you, but think again if you are over 45 years, have sugar diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, or have had heart attacks in the family. Many people with coronary artery disease are not aware of their condition. It is important to know that heart attack strikes even without previous symptoms


4 Alternatives to Whipped Cream: Dairy Free Decadence!

November 8th, 2011 | by Vivian Nelson Melle

The traditional garnish for holiday pies may be whipped cream, with its white peaks standing in stark contrast against pies of pecan or the rusty tones of pumpkin. This year, why not step off the old beaten path and try a different topping on your holiday pies. With the holiday season just around the corner here are four delicious alternatives to try instead of whipped cream


Play Green with Green Toys

October 22nd, 2007 | by Stephanie Evans

As you create an eco friendly lifestyle for your family, don’t leave your children out!  That newest toy that beeps and [&hellip



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