Category Archives: Family

Your guide to green living. Find products, tips and advices on how to greenify your life.

Holiday Christmas Trees – The Eco Choice

As the holiday season fast approaches, it’s time to start thinking about your Christmas trees and holiday decorations. There are many options out there, however some are more eco friendly than others. 1- Artificial Some may think that buying an artificial tree is the most eco friendly thing to do; however that is just the… Read More »

Product of the Week – Earth Dog Collars & Leashes

Even your cuddle pooches can go green and sport eco friendly fashion. The crew over at EarthDog manufactures hemp collars, leashes, harnesses, beds and chew toys for dogs. Their dog products are all handmade in the USA, and are inspired by their own dogs – 14 in all. EarthDog uses asian-grown 100% hemp canvas &… Read More »

Macworld’s 8 ways to go green

Want to make your office a more energy efficient one? Check out this article posted a few months back by Macworld. It features tips and tricks to going green at the office with your Mac. My favorite tip is number 7 – Let your keyboard do the flying. “Traveling not only requires that you spend… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Reduce Trash From Restaurant Takeout

Reusing and recycling are important, but reduce is the best of the three R’s. The next time you order food delivered or get takeout, ask the restaurant to leave out the paper plates, plastic forks & knifes and extra condiments and use your own instead. This little amount of reduction of paper and plastic will… Read More »

Go Green Initiative

One of the best things we can do for our planet is to teach others how to live an eco friendly sustainable life, especially the children. There is this awesome program out there designed to do just this. The Go Green Initiative was founded in 2002 to unite parents, students, teachers and school administrators in… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Online Banking

With the wonders of internet technology, many banks now offer online banking as an option to their customers. Using this option is a great way to go green. Not only does this cut down on the use of paper, but with each bill you pay online, you also save a stamp. Save money & be… Read More »