Recycling Cosmetics

Wanting to be a more responsible consumer and more dedicated to being friendlier to the environment doesn't mean that you need to give up makeup and skin care products....more

Dangers of Upcycling Pallets

      Upcycled pallets and repurposed pallet crafts can carry hidden dangers. While re-using waste materials is an excellent step toward sustainability, it is important to do a little research before repurposing industrial materials. ...more
I'd be curious about leeching for vegetable/fruit gardening use...more

Hidden Dangers of That New Car Smell

Ah, the smell of a new car! It is the smell of success, an inextricable part of America's love affair with the automobile, the scent of a three-ton version of Proust's madeleine. But as we're finding out about the chemical origins and the biological consequences of that new-car smell, many of us are moving from "How do I preserve it?" to "How do I get away from it?"...more
Always always keep vodka in the house. lol You could just use rubbing alcohol which is cheaper. ...more

Green Living: microfiber cloths

For 2009, we promised to be nicer to mother earth (to at least balance out our bad years). We already have a system in place to cut down on using disposable plates and utensils, and wanted to take it a step further with cutting down on paper towels. ...more

Sustainable Living - Socially Responsible Investing

Your savings and investments can help create a better world. Put your dollars to work to build healthy communities, promote economic equity, and foster a clean environment. SRI Strategies: read more... ...more