Escape the Consumerism Trap and Have a Thoughtful Holiday Season

November 29, 2014 by  
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It can be easy to get sucked into the chaotic shopping frenzy  of the holiday season, but that kind of unchecked consumerism has some decidedly negative effects. In fact, the average consumer spends $854 on holiday gifts, which can promote greed, increase depression and foster selfishness and narcissism. Ditch the materialism and have a thoughtful, meaningful holidays with some of our tips for navigating the season. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Black Friday , christmas gifts , christmas shopping , consumerism , cyber monday , gift giving , gifting , holiday consumerism , holiday shopping , presents , Shopping

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How To Recycle This Year’s Holiday Cards Into Next Year’s Gift Tags

December 29, 2012 by  
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It happens every year: After the holidays are over, you’re left with a huge stack of holiday cards and packaging. But instead of throwing them in the recycling bin, you can reuse both your holiday cards and gift wrap by turning them into next year’s gift tags. Read on to learn how to create these fun gift tags in a few easy steps. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Christmas cards , christmas gifts , DIY gift tags , gift wrap , green holidays , green parenting , holiday cards , holiday gift wrap , Inhabitots , recycling , upcycling

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How To Recycle This Year’s Holiday Cards Into Next Year’s Gift Tags

December 29, 2012 by  
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It happens every year: After the holidays are over, you’re left with a huge stack of holiday cards and packaging. But instead of throwing them in the recycling bin, you can reuse both your holiday cards and gift wrap by turning them into next year’s gift tags. Read on to learn how to create these fun gift tags in a few easy steps. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Christmas cards , christmas gifts , DIY gift tags , gift wrap , green holidays , green parenting , holiday cards , holiday gift wrap , Inhabitots , recycling , upcycling

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15 Great Green Gifts for the Gadget Geek in Your Life

December 8, 2012 by  
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There was a time when only the rich could afford the latest cool eco gadgets – but now there are so many to choose from it’s hard to know what’s good and what’s not. That’s why we’ve put together a sound list of sustainable gifts that the green geek in your life will love. From foldable eco-speakers to a solar-powered Nokero reading light , a water-powered clock and even a tablet stand and keyboard made from bamboo , these gifts are both fun and sustainable. Hit the jump to check out our nifty guide, and feel free to pass it on if you’re so inspired. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “green furniture” , Amplifiear , bedol water-powered clock , christmas gifts , eco christmas , eco friendly home gifts , eco friendly presents , eco gadgets , eco holiday , eco presents , eco xmas , eco-friendly gifts , eco-gifts , electree solar charger , environmentally friendly gifts , environmentally friendly presents , foldable eco speakers from fashionation , folding electric bicycle , gift guide , gifts for homeowners , gifts for the home , green christmas , green gadgets , green gift guide , green gifts for homeowners , green gifts for the home , green gifts for the kitchen , green holiday , green holiday gift guide , green holidays , green home decor , green presents , green xmas , holiday gifts , holidays , ipad speakers , iZen Bamboo keyboard , mushroom greenzero travel charger , nokero crestone solar light bulbs , nokero reading light , pedal power bicycle generator roller , peddle-powered smartphone bicycle light , solar powered water bottle cap , solar-powered hybrid light , spark tablet case , sustainable gifts , usb cell battery pack , xmas gifts

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20 Gorgeous Green Holiday Gifts She’ll Love

November 27, 2012 by  
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Baffled about what to get for the special lady in your life this holiday? Whether you’re shopping for your girlfriend, wife, mom, sis, friend or grannie, our Green Gifts for Her guide has something that every lass will like. From sparkling studs made of real sugar to terrarium necklaces to DIY cheesemaking kits , flip through our whole list for a slew of sustainable gifts she’s sure to love. GREEN HOLIDAY GIFTS FOR HER > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2011 gift guide , 2011 gifts , 2011 green gift guide , christmas gifts , eco christmas , eco friendly christmas gifts , eco friendly gifts for girls , eco friendly gifts for her , eco friendly presents , eco holiday , eco xmas , eco-friendly gifts , eco-friendly gifts for women , environmentally friendly gifts , environmentally friendly presents , gift guide , gifts for her , green christmas , green gift guide , green gifts , green gifts for her , green holiday , green holiday gift guide , green presents , green xmas , Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide

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