5 Easy and Economical Ways to Green Up Your 4th of July!

July 4, 2010 by  
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HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY! If you’re stateside you’ll most likely be spending this lovely Sunday grilling up some veggie burgers and biting into huge slices of watermelon. But before you get going with the festivities, don’t forget that the best way to show your love for America is to party green ! We’ve rounded up five awesome tips to turn you fourth of July into a salute to sustainable living. From bringing your own party drinking cup, to eating Tofu Pups , our handy tips will definitely green up any gathering and maybe even save you a few bucks along the way! READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco-friendly july 4th , garden burger , green bbq , green celebration , green independence day , green party , sustainable july fourth , tofu pup , uncle sam wants you to have a green 4th of july

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14 Eco-Friendly Bikinis, Swimsuits, and Board Shorts for Summer Fun

July 4, 2010 by  
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If you’ve already hit the beach this summer, you may have fallen victim to a little something called ’swimsuit envy’. But if you’re jonesing for some new summer swimwear , don’t sweat it – we assure you it’s not too late to make a serious splash ! So put on your shades and don a smile because we’ve gathered up 14 eco-friendly bikinis, swimsuits, and board shorts for the ladies and fellas alike.

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LIFE BOX – Brilliant, Seed-Sprouting Cardboard Packaging!

July 3, 2010 by  
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If you ever engage in online shopping (or even if you don’t), you probably recognize how ubiquitous and space-cluttering cardboard packaging is. But what if every cardboard box you got from Amazon came embedded with tiny seeds – so that you could plant your cardboard boxes in your backyard and sprout some CO2 sucking greenery? How awesome would that be

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My Neighbor Totoro: One of the Best Family Films Ever Made

July 3, 2010 by  
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As adorable as the animated characters of stories like “Shrek” and “Toy Story” may be, the trials and tribulations these protagonists go through often carry enough stress to send even the most tranquil adult into a padded white room. Unfortunately, this trend has become quite characteristic for the vast majority of new animated films made for kids in America; where storylines often inhibit stress over peace, action packed fight scenes rule and adults and children frequently find themselves in opposition rather than teaching and learning from one another. If you’ve been hoping to instill a more peaceful mode for growth and development into your little ones, the Japanese classic “ My Neighbor Totoro ” (Totoro for short) just may be the bit of entertainment you’ve been seeking

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Fiber Optic Stilettos Shine With Both Light and Sophistication

July 3, 2010 by  
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The last thing anyone would expect is for fiber optics add class to an outfit, but designer Francesca Castagnacci has turned this fashion flub into a sexy and sophisticated statement on energy efficiency. Taking an of-the-moment stiletto of her own design, Castagnacci wrapped it in fabric woven with earth friendly LEDs and light-reflecting optical fibers and created a stunning piece perfect for a night on the town! An impressive exhibit of craftsmanship and creativity – and certainly an attention grabber – we wouldn’t be surprised if Kate Perry were to slip these babies on for her next red carpet walk! READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco friendly shoes , eco-fashion , fiber optics , Francesca Castagnacci , green fashion , Sustainable Fashion , sustainable shoes , sustainable style , wearable technology

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5 (Mostly) Free and Easy Ways to Green Your 4th of July

July 2, 2010 by  
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