Drying Herbs, Annuals: Green Tips

On Wednesday, we posted about how you too can dry your own fresh herbs. What a great way to save money, help the environment, and have a little fun while you’re at it! Wednesday’s post focused on perennial herbs, which is a slightly different process from harvesting annual herbs. So today’s post will give specific […]

Grow Zones: Budget Gardening Tip

If you want to successfully start or maintain a garden, it’s important to know your grow zone. The grow zone refers to the USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map, and will tell you which plants will grow well in the climate where you live. This way, you won’t plant things that can’t survive in your climate. […]

Drying Herbs, Perennials: Green Tips

If you’re looking for one green habit to incorporate into your lifestyle, we would encourage you to think about growing and harvesting your own herbs. Why? 1. It’s an easy process, and a fulfilling one at that; 2. Planting your own adds additional carbon fighting elements into the atmosphere; 3. Saves you money. People often […]

Be fine: Natural Beauty

So…we’ve yet to have the opportunity to try out Be fine’s food skin care line (though we hope to do a product review on it soon!). But we have noticed their gorgeous, colorful ads in O, The Oprah Magazine. Have you been as curious as we have to try them out? Based on those pretty […]

Recycle Products at HP.com: Recycle This

HP has been a leader in environmental responsibility for decades. Having set a goal of recycling 1 billion pounds of electronics by 2008, HP met its goal six months early.  Did they sit down and pat themselves on the back?  Well maybe for a moment.  But after that moment was over, HP announced that it […]

Drink Mixes: Organic Food

To Go Brands is offering two free taste test samples of each product it offers: Green Tea Energy Fusion, a fusion of all natural green teas and energizing herbs and extracts; Go Greens Plus Super Fruits and Veggies; and Acai Natural Energy Boost. Made with organic ingredients, the natural drink mixes come in convenient stick […]

Pangaya Closing Shop: Organic Fashion

We first learned about Pangaya through Chartreuse Chic. Sadly, Pangaya has announced they’re going out of business.  As a high-end online retailer of environmentally-friendly women’s clothing since 2003, the organic fashion community is losing a dear friend.  Pangaya will continue operating until inventory is depleted. This means savings of up to 80% on your favorite […]

Organic Fragrance: Organic Beauty

The latest trend in fragrance?  Go organic, of course!  Perfume manufacturers are taking notice as the demand for fragrances made of natural, organic ingredients increases. Lucky us! Organic perfumes are made from natural fragrances, free of chemicals and toxins. Not only are they environmentally-friendly, but they are also less likely to irritate your skin. For […]