Stirring It Up: Organic Food

We love the creamy, rich taste of Stonyfield Farm yogurts. It’s always a pleasure to find a product that’s not only full of nutritious and organic ingredients, but that is manufactured in an earth-friendly way. That’s why we were happy to see President and CE-Yo Gary Hirshberg’s book, Stirring It Up. Hirshberg has led efforts […]

DIY: Chair Reupolstry

Old discarded dining room chairs from your grandma Phyllis, or the one you snuck out of you neighbor’s trash (because who throws away this stuff?), can be quite the find if you know how to fix them up. Often, all they need is a coat of paint and some fabric to make them look brand […]

Future Fashion January 31 Runway Show in NYC: Organic Fashion

Earth Pledge’s Future Fashion January 31 runway show will be kicking off this year’s New York Fashion Week. Future Fashion is an Earth Pledge Initiative to continue to educate, research and demonstrate to the industry and consumers that there are interesting [environmental] options [in fashion]. Future Fashion seeks to promote sustainable fabrics such as organic […]

Use Smart Power Strips: Green Tips

You turn your computer off and you expect that is that, right? Actually from an energy perspective, that’s not it. Even after turning off your computer, power continues to flow to peripherals such as printers and scanners, draining energy and costing you money. Using a smart energy strip, such as the Smart Strip Power Strip […]

Green Tip: Eco Your Candle

Candles offer a wonderful opportunity to save on electricity. (They also offer a wonderful opportunity for romance!) But most people still use traditional paraffin candles.  Paraffin is problematic to the environment for several reasons.  First, it’s a petroleum-based product, so it comes with all of the environmental issues we face with gas. And let’s face […]