Clutter does not just take up space in our closets but deflates our confidence in keeping our lives organized. I say take charge and let’s reclaim our space!Read More
Here are few ideas to create your very own DIY planter boxes and containers using what you probably already have in your home. Rather than recycling a soda bottle or two, or taking a used pair of shoes to your local thrift store, grab some dirt and some seeds and fill 'em on up!Read More
Author Bio: Cheryl B. is a freelance writer and activist who loves finding simple ways her family in Michigan can be smart about their waste. She has also researched which car insurance companies are the most environmentally friendly.
Gift giving is big business in the U.S. and requires tons of paper gift wrap annually.
The Waste of Leftover Halloween Candy
Now that Halloween has come and gone, you’ve probably discovered that you or your family have made away with quite the Halloween candy haul. But whether or not you’ve already devoured the majority of, the question is what to do with all those leftover candy wrappers.
The Philadelphia Inquirer reports: "Along with the reusable water bottle and the swirly compact fluorescent lightbulb, the reusable bag has become an emblem of the environmental movement. As such, it will no doubt be a major giveaway at Earth Day events across the nation."Read More
If you’re anything like me, you can go into a sheer frenzy over “sales” and “low prices." Who doesn’t like a bargain? Unfortunately, I believe that our understanding of the true cost of a product has been skewed. Often, products are manufactured abroad, with low wages and low labor standards.