6 tips for crafting an eco-friendly Halloween costume

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It is hard to believe, but it’s almost that time of year again when sugar-hyped witches, ghosts, superheroes, and princesses will be ringing your doorbell and asking for candy. Halloween is a fun holiday for many of us, but the celebration can easily become expensive and far from eco-friendly, thanks to the decorations, candy, and greeting cards. Worst of all, the plastic-packaged costumes can also be an enemy of the environment, as well as your wallet.

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10 money-saving tips for a green home

With more and more people becoming mindful about the environment, there has never been a better time to make your home greener. Not only does making your house more sustainable contribute to a better world, but it also puts money back into your pocket. Here are 10 ways in which you can turn your home into an environmentally friendly space.
1. Water Savings
We usually think about sustainability in terms of energy savings. But being environmentally minded also means taking a closer look at water… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

7 tips for a red, white and GREEN Fourth of July!

TIP 1: Lose the Plastics
If there’s anything worse than plastic plates, it just might be their styrofoam counterparts. One of the easiest things you can do to go green is to reach for biodegradable plates, cups and cutlery when you’re shopping for your soirée View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

9 simple tips to Feng Shui your home

Since January is organization month, it’s the perfect time of year to start the new year off right with a Feng Shui de-clutter fest give the readers some simple feng shui tips to help your home in order while attracting some positive vibes!! As a bonus, I View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green BuildingEco funeral – Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building