Radius is the maker of premium toothbrushes. Their award winning toothbrush designs are very innovative and they look different from your everyday toothbrush. Radius was created to address research that indicates that the major problem in oral hygiene is that of compliance -people don't use toothbrushes for long enough and tend to keep their toothbrush for too long. RADIUS … [Read more...] about Radius Toothbrush Review: Eco-friendly Toothbrush
As you all know, two of the things I am passionate about are going green and saving money. So when I had the opportunity to have a comprehensive home energy audit done on my house, of course, I jumped at the chance! My Comprehensive Home Energy Audit Experience Derek Pace of Pro Energy Consultants set up a time that was convenient for me and came out and conducted my home … [Read more...] about A Comprehensive Home Energy Audit
Sewing with kids can be a fun and eco-friendly project. Good thing my daughter made me do it! Sewing is a life long skill that your kids will be thankful to have. Sewing With Kids- Stitching Up Rips My daughter is five and the other day she came home from school with two holes in her tights. One hole was across her hole knee. Oh well, I thought. She said, "Mama, you have … [Read more...] about Sewing With Kids
Here is something totally cool I just found out about! TerraCycle is the world’s leader in the collection and reuse of non-recyclable post-consumer waste. TerraCycle works with over thirty major brands in the U.S. and in a growing number of other countries to collect used packaging and products (chip bags, candy wrappers, juice pouches, pens, toothbrushes, etc.) that would … [Read more...] about You can recycle even stuff you thought was trash- like drink pouches, and storage bags!
This is a guest post by Metro DC Mom. She is a mom of two boys, wife, librarian, writer, and wannabe running coach. She does her best to lead a green lifestyle in the nation's capital, while still taking advantage of all the area has to offer. Today she shares her going green tips for an urban environment. 5 Going Green Tips For An Urban Environment I am so excited to … [Read more...] about Going Green Tips for an Urban Environment
This is a guest post by Kori Bubnack and it addresses the reduction of biodiversity that has been speedily occurring in our crop production over the last century and talks about how to reduce your impact by supporting localized farming. Supporting Localized Farming and Crop Biodiversity “In other environmental issues we tell people to stop something, reduce their impact, … [Read more...] about Supporting Localized Farming And Crop Biodiversity
I am always looking for educational opportunities to share with my children during the day and a trip to the grocery store is a geography lesson all by itself. Apples from New Zealand, oranges from South Africa, and grapes from Chili...the list of countries goes on and on. We hear every day how we live in a 'global economy' but what price do we pay for transporting our food … [Read more...] about Why Buying Local Food Is Important!