Kids DIY Wrapping Paper

DIY Kids Birthday Wrapping Paper with Sponge PaintsDoes every weekend feel like an endurance race of soccer games, dance classes and birthday parties?...more

Tie Dye Tissue Paper

DIY Tie Dye Tissue Paper ...more

Creative Holiday Gift Wrap Ideas

A small holiday confession: I hate wrapping gifts. The process of picking colors that aren't 'too girly' or 'too babyish', the excessive cutting, and running out of invisible tape goes to waste as soon as my children come down to the Christmas tree and rip the wrapping paper to shreds. It's a lot of work to throw all that wrapping paper away! So this year, I decided to do something different for Christmas presents. ...more
Love the wreath and sprig of holly.  Simple and beautiful.more

Wordless gift wrapping Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday, a simple post which features a photo to convey a message that speaks for itself without using words; well not a lot of words! And the most unique gift wrapping idea goes to auntie Fiona- for using her university class notes!...more

Ten "Buy/Don't Buy" Rules for Greener Shopping

Make "green" shopping easier this holiday season by following the ten straightforward rules below....more

Holiday Gift Wrap Ideas.

Ten Creative ways to wrap your Christmas gifts for the holidays....more

Could you, would you, skip wrapping paper this year?

It started, for me, with Amy's No Plastic Holiday Challenge. I'm just not ready to give up all plastic, not entirely, anyway. But it did get me thinking. And as I'm now actively looking for little steps towards growing greener, I did find something I thought I could do: Skip the wrapping paper, this year. ...more

I love recycled wrapping! I actually just posted about this last night/early this morning, re: ...more