Green Resolutions: 4 Simple Challenges For The New Year


I’m sure it happens all the time; I know it happens to me. New Years Eve arrives, there’s talk about living and eating better and being more conscious of our environmental impact, and then January second and third come along without resolve and the next 12 months aren’t much different than the previous 12. It’s like we ran out of gas before getting off the ground.   That’s why when it comes to our health and well being, going green as a process -- instead of focusing on … [Read more...]

7 Fun & Green New Year’s Resolutions

A new year is so refreshing. It's like hitting the reset button and feeling like you have a fresh start again. If you've been trying (or maybe even failing) to live green, the new year gives you a good opportunity to find some new and fun ways to live greener. Here are a few such ideas... … [Read more...]

Make Wall-Mounted Vases From Empty Wine Bottles


What's the one thing you're sure to have in ample supply after the various Christmas festivities and New Year's Eve parties? Empty liquor bottles. Sure, you could send them on their way to the recycling station, but I'm a much bigger fan of giving old things new life through some simple DIY. Back in August we showed you 4 DIY ideas for empty wine bottles (which went on to be one of our most wildly popular posts of 2009), but today we're adding one more idea to that list. The project: … [Read more...]