Tag Archives: holiday

Earth Hour 2011

Tomorrow is Earth Hour! Y’all ready to turn off the lights (TV too) at 8:30pm for an hour? What is Earth Hour? Earth Hour began in Sydney in 2007 as a global climate change initiative, calling individuals and businesses around the world, to switch off their lights for one hour. In 2007 – The inaugural… Read More »

DIY Tin Can Halloween Lanterns

Light up your porch this holiday weekend with some super fun DIY recycled tin can Halloween lanterns. Supplies Needed: Recycled tin cans Soy or beeswax tea light candles Pencil, crayon or permanent marker Paper and scissors (optional) Coat hanger or sturdy wire for hanging (optional) Towel and firm work surface Hammer Large nail Freezer Water… Read More »

Eco-Friendly Halloween Costume Tips

Halloween is coming up fast! Do you have your costume ready? If not, no worries we’re here to help. Here are the top 4 eco-friendly Halloween costume tips: 1- Homemade Face Paint Instead of purchasing overpriced plastic and rubber masks, or using toxic makeup, make your own face paint by combining cornstarch, solid shortening, and… Read More »

Product of the Week – Snail’s Pace Stationery

Snail’s Pace is a socially and environmentally responsible stationery brand that features a collection of beautiful nature designs all printed with soy-based inks on paper that is certified by the Forest Stewardship Council and packaged in plant-based, compostable bags. The unique part of Snail’s Pace is, the product line comes from the monks of Abbey… Read More »