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Labels - Antibiotic-Free

Labels - Antibiotic-Free

While visiting Publix and browsing the meat section (looking for inspiration for tonights dinner) I realized I had no definitive knowledge on what “Antibiotic-Free” labels were real and backed and what were not. Did you know that 80% of all antibiotics sold are used by the meat and poultry industry to make animals grow faster or to prevent disease? […]


How to Properly Dispose of Hazardous Substances

How to Properly Dispose of Hazardous Substances

Disposing of hazardous substances is an action that needs to be done following detailed procedural directions and under strict conditions. Nothing can be left to chance or improvised since even the smallest quantities of hazardous substances when spilled can highly endanger human health, both that of direct participants and everyone around them, animal health and […]


“The Folding Rainboot” by Redfoot

“The Folding Rainboot” by Redfoot

Spring is here. The flowers are blooming, the allergies are beginning, and lawns and trees are becoming green. So time to put away the snow boots and get out your favorite rain boots. My favorite rain boots are also made from an eco-friendly, textile rubber is “The Folding Rainboot” by Redfoot. Did I mention these […]


Reduce & Reuse Grocery Bags

Reduce & Reuse Grocery Bags

I’ve always recycled grocery bags, but over the past two months grocery bags have actually become a commodity here in Montgomery County, MD. A law was passed to require certain stores to charge five-cents on each plastic or paper bag they provided us. Being a green enthusiast I am all for this! The Law which […]


Not Your Grampa’s Handkerchief

Not Your Grampa’s Handkerchief

Got a cold or allergies? How about using a reusable facial tissue: a handkerchief! I’m not a fan of snot in my pocket but this Q & A With Sandra Allen of Lunapads has turned me and gotten me to give it a shot - and I liked it!


Green Tea and It’s Health Benefits

Green Tea and It’s Health Benefits

Green tea is good for the body and I think it’s good for the soul. Helping battle cardiovascular disease and possibly even cancer, this antioxidant packed drink should replace your morning coffee nicely!


Shredded Paper - Fit for Recycling?

Shredded Paper - Fit for Recycling?

Just cause shredded paper is paper doesn’t mean it’s fit for recycling. Check out some info about why shredded paper sometimes cannot be recycled and how to find out if it belongs in your recycling bin!


Eco Makeup Brushes - EcoTools

Eco Makeup Brushes - EcoTools

EcoTools brings very affordable synthetic bushes to us that feel as soft as natural hair brushes and spread makeup beautifully. A sustainable, cruelty free makeup tool set.


Arm & Hammer Essentials - Green Cleaning

Arm & Hammer Essentials - Green Cleaning

Arm & Hammer Essentials is a great cleaning product line that needs more support from the consumers. If you care about products going green then go green with the products. I used the multi-surface cleaner to clean the boy’s place and it worked so well I had to share it with everyone!


Post-consumer, Pre-consumer and Recycled Content

Post-consumer, Pre-consumer and Recycled Content

Materials we have been recycling for years have been coming back to see us, labeled post-consumer materials. But what is the difference between pre-consumer, post-consumer and recycled materials?