it’s black friday…
paint the town green!

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Baby, it’s cold outside! Keep warm and toasty and do your shopping from home this holiday. Now through December 1, you can save 20% on all the stylish, sustainable products at bambeco!

WAnt some gift ideas?

Stuff their stockings with Bambeco Olive Oil Soap with Peppermint. Make your favorite cook smile with our Organic Three Herb Wreath. Offer up the Confetti Recycled Margarita Glassware to your favorite entertainer. Give a Sedum Terrarium to the green thumb in your life. Make your host happy with the Bambeco Soy Candle Spruce. Give an outdoor enthusiast the gift that keeps on giving with the Limited Edition S’Well bottle. Batteries not required, the Bamboo Amplifier makes a perfect gift for that techie you know.

Use the promo code blackfriday13 during checkout to save 20% on these and every other item at bambeco.com.

happy thanksgiving…
our gift of thanks to you

At bambeco, we are grateful for what sustains us—

Inspiration that arrived on an arctic glacier ~ Opportunity to make a difference ~ A plan to change the course  ~ Creative minds to know just how ~ Passionate hearts to never give up ~ Skilled hands that turn discarded waste into wonder ~ A sustainable approach to living with style ~ Dedicated partners who imagine the best ~ A cadre of leaders who live with integrity ~ An online community who love what we do, who joins us ~ in changing the world…one room at a time ~ This Thanksgiving, discover What Sustains YOU?!

As our Thanks to you – Enjoy a 10% discount on your entire order today with 5% going to our environmental  partners. Just use the code thanksforgiving at checkout.

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with this rock…
a penguin love story

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We all know that a penguin is an aquatic, flightless bird that lives primarily in the Southern Hemisphere, mostly in Antarctica. The Emperor Penguin is by far the largest penguin in the world, and the only one to actually breed in the harsh winter of Antarctica. An emperor penguin can dive up to 1,750 feet below the surface and stay submerged for up to 20 minutes at a time.

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pour on the cheer…
thanksgiving cocktails

Pour on the cheer this Thanksgiving with one of these easy, seasonal cocktails. Grab a recycled glass pitcher and pretty glassware, then stir ‘em up! Opt for organic, locally-produced ingredients to keep things as green as possible.

Fall Red Sangria

  • 1 bottle red wine
  • 1 – 2 cup brandy
  • 4 apples, sliced
  • 4 oranges, sliced
  • 1/4 cup pomegranate seeds
  • 1/2 cup pomegranate juice
  • Whole cinnamon sticks

Pour wine, brandy and pomegranate juice into a pitcher. Stir in sliced fruit, pomegranate seeds and 2 or 3 cinnamon sticks. Chill for 12 hours.

Fill a glass with ice, add sangria to 3/4 mark, scoop in some fruit. Top with sparkling water. Garnish with an apple slice or cinnamon stick. Continue reading

liquid gold…
quality olive oil

Olive Tree

Along the eastern side of Italy and Sicily are a series of olive groves where trees are lovingly tended following old traditions. These groves were “organic” before the rest of the world knew what the term meant, producing pure, natural, high-quality olive oil. No pesticides. No preservatives. No artificial anything. The resulting olive oil is nothing less than sublime. It’s packed into tins to preserve freshness, protect it from sunlight and reduce shipping weight.

When grocery store shelves are brimming with olive oils, what makes these so special? Continue reading