Creative ways to recycle last year’s gift wrapping paper and cards for the holidays

December 3, 2014 by  
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Photo: GardenTherapy Giving gifts is wonderful, but the aftermath of crumpled wrapping paper and greeting cards can put a real damper on holiday festivities. Used gift wrap and shopping bags add up to millions of tons of waste in the US – and most of that amount is amassed during the holiday season. Luckily, there are plenty of ways you can gift wisely by putting your repurposing and upcycling skills to the test and DIYing your own wrapping paper to get all the “WOW” while avoiding all the waste. Check out this Hometalk clipboard full of repurposed card and gift wrap ideas for some great ways to stay as green as a Christmas tree this holiday season! REPURPOSED GIFT WRAP IDEAS > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: diy gift wrap , eco gift wrap , gift wrap ideas , holiday gift wrap , hometalk , recycled gift wrap , recycling gift wrap , repurpose wrapping paper

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Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Tots

December 3, 2014 by  
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This holiday season, delight the tots in your life with playful  eco-gifts  that educate and inspire creativity. From a transforming cardboard pet ‘dog’  to Montessori and Waldorf-inspired games , all of the gifts in our guide will be sure to bring joy to little ones, while encouraging cognitive and imaginative play. Check out all  14 awesome green gifts for little kids here . GIFTS FOR LITTLE KIDS > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: all natural felt games , alphabites a-z puzzle , art gifts , boxset train , cardboard dog , curvy rocker board , eco art gifts , eco art supplies , eco baby shoes , eco christmas , eco crayons , eco felt games , eco friendly baby shoes , eco friendly blocks , eco friendly kids shoes , eco friendly presents , eco friendly presents for kids , eco friendly presents for toddlers , eco holiday , eco magnet toys , eco puzzle for kids , eco slippers , eco star crayons , eco stars , eco toddler shoes , eco toys for tots , eco train kit , eco wooden toys , eco xmas , eco-friendly birch plywood train set , eco-friendly gifts , environmentally friendly gifts , environmentally friendly presents , etsy , fake suede shoes , faux moccs , felt tic tac toe , food puzzles , fun gifts for kids , green christmas , green crayons , green etsy toys , green gift guide , Green gifts for kids , green gifts for little kids , green holiday , green holiday gift guide , green kids puzzle , green kids shoes , green presents , green puzzles , green toddler shoes , green toys , green train kit , green xmas , handmade felt gifts , handmade soft toys , keepsake toys , kickstarter gifts , love rocks , montessori gifts , montessori toys , montessori wooden toys , Muki , muki cardboard dog on wheels , non-toxic toys , organic wooden train set , outdoor games , outdoor toys , recycled cardboard toys , Recycled crayons , recycled toys for kids , recycled toys for little kids , soft toys , star shaped crayons , tegu blocks , tegu toys , tic tac toe games , tiger tribe , waldorf green toys , waldorf toddler toys , waldorf toys for kids , Wooden Blocks , wooden train sets

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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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6 Eco-Friendly Gift Wrap Alternatives

December 12, 2012 by  
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Fast-growing Bamboo Keeps Costs Low for Tiny Vo Trong Nghia Housing Prototype in Viet Nam

December 12, 2012 by  
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