Earn Cash with Reusable Bags

Get paid to use reusable bags at your favorite store....more

How Many Fingers...?

Anne KimballLife on the Funny Farm...more

Plastic Bags, Still Everywhere

They don't really ask you, "Paper or plastic?" anymore, do they?  They simply offer plastic.  Maybe if you are somewhere hip like Trader Joe's or Whole Foods, you have a paper option but most people at these establishments are bringing their own bags anyway.  ...more
BlogHer Be interesting to see how states banning plastic are packaging their produce.more

Helping Our Neighbors and Our Environment, One Tote Bag at a Time

Got Bag? Yes, I'm asking if you remember your tote bags when you head for the grocery store? Or the box retail store? How about the bookstore, record store or boutique consignment store?For most of us, the answer is "sometimes" with a slightly abashed look because we *know* that we really really should remember. And we all have a friend who *never* forgets their bags - and never misses a chance to share their tips for remembering said bags. ...more

Stay chill and shop eco-friendly.

Fall in love with an easier way to shop green! A new company, lovereusablebags.com, has emerged with designer, reusable shopping bags that hold up to the even the highest of standards....more

Pretty sure that I'm in love with the wine-oh bags, do you have any idea what they're made out of?more

Reusable Snack and Sandwich Bags for a Zero-Waste Work Day

Do you pack your own healthy organic lunches and snacks for work or for your kids -- in disposable plastic baggies? I hope not, since I've posted about eco-friendly lunch boxes and totable utensils not too long ago. ...more

I have been making Reusable Sandwich and Snack Bags and they have been selling like "Hot Cakes" ...more

A Greener BlogHer '09: Did you notice the eco-changes?

Did you notice that Blogher '09 was greener than ever this year? The Green Team put in a lot of work to ecofy the conference, despite the constraints of the event being in a huge hotel (the Sheraton's actually a part of the Chicago Green Hotels Initiative (PDF), though if the hotel's seriously interested in going green, the Green Team could make a lot of helpful suggestions!). ...more


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Ice Cream Cones Are Green: Simple & Fun Steps to Protect the Planet

We all care about the planet, right? But sometimes the steps required to shrink our environmental footprints just seem so hard that we give up before we even start. ...more

I love how ice cream is everyone's favorite tip.  What about the others?  Too hard?  Too ...more

Pre-loved T-shirt totes: DIY -- or buy for a good eco cause

No longer loved T-shirts can be turned into reusable bags a la Martha Stewart. But for those with no sewing machine and few crafty skills, you can buy a get a reincarnated T-shirt bag to support the eco-crafty skills of others -- ...more