There’s so many uses for used glass baby food jars! Today’s project: mini succulent planters. Only took a few minutes and they’re super cute!
Okay, so clearly I need to do some major good toy investigating!! I noticed the other day that GoodGuide gives “sustainable play” PlanToys a 4.8 rating and now I just saw that it gives easiest-to-find Green Toys a 4.5 rating!! But Green Toys are made of 100% recycled materials in the USA! And they can… Read More What?! Not Green Toys too!
Despite their eco-friendly simplistic appearance and “sustainable play” tag line, the GoodGuide only gives PlanToys a 4.8 rating (out of 10). Bummer! Touting sustainable materials and manufacturing, PlanToys seems like a great green (although maybe not super wallet-friendly) toy option in a sea of plastic junk. They’re even on the top of GoodGuide’s 2009 Greenest… Read More PlanToys
Sitting at the hand car wash in my neighborhood and thinking: We should be conserving water. What kind of chemicals are they using? I’m not a fan of shiny car culture. Should I be spending this money? How much do these guys get paid? He’s doing a very thorough job, what’s a good tip?? It’s… Read More At the Car Wash
Standing in the store staring at cups. Thought: It’s better to buy a reusable cup, even if it’s made in China in goodness knows what kind of conditions, than to keep using disposable plastic cups, right??
Sustainability is achieved when the needs of the present population are met without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Vanderbilt University Tips for reducing your environmental impact during the holiday season
MISSION: Get rid of old video games COST: Shipping fees TIME: As long as it takes to pack up items and go to the post office I had a handful of old video games we no longer use. I tried selling them at a couple yard sales, no takers. I tried selling them on Craigslist, no luck there… Read More Donate Old Video Games