Category Archives: Tips

Your guide to eco-friendly tips to greenify your everyday life.

Tip of the Week – Forget The ATM Receipt

Don’t take the ATM receipt when given the option at the machine. ATM receipts are one of the top sources of litter on the planet. If everyone in the U.S. did not take a receipt from the ATM, it would save a roll of paper more than 2 billion feet long, or enough to circle… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Fresh Air

Some commercial air fresheners use chemicals that can be harmful to a baby’s development. Instead, lightly spritz the place with vinegar. Your room will smell fresh as a daisy in no time.

Top 10 Ways to Have a Green Thanksgiving

If your are looking for ways to green up your Thanksgiving celebration this year, look no further. Here are the top 10 green tips to make your Thanksgiving as eco-friendly as possible. 1- Go organic: An organic Thanksgiving feast is not only healthy and tasty, but can also help the environment. Free-range turkey, fresh vegetables… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Steam Your Clothes Free Of Smoky Odors

Instead of sending your clothes off to the dry cleaners to remove smoky odors. Try steaming the smells out yourself by filling the bathtub up with very hot water and 1 cup white distilled vinegar. Hang the garments above the steaming water and shut the door so the steam can penetrate the fibers and remove… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Buy Pumpkins Locally

Buying your pumpkins locally will support your local pumpkin patch or farmers market. Doing this means your pumpkin travels less distance, using less gas, and in turn produces less carbon dioxide emissions. Plus, buying direct cuts out the middleman, increasing profits for local farms. To help find local farmer’s markets in your area, check out… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Become A Flexitarian

What is a Flextarian? A Flextarian is a Vegetarian that eats meat on rare occasions. Why should I become a Flextarian? Because raising produce is “cheaper,” in terms of energy, than raising animals. How can I become a Flextarian? Swap out one meat dish a week for a veggie plate.