ready for the holidays?
10 tips to keep it stylish and sustainable

 

Halloween is almost here and that means the holidays are right around the corner! Bringing all those decorations out of storage should be fun and exciting, not cause for fright! Take the spooky out of your pre-holiday décor prep with our ten easy tips for cool, sustainable holiday décor. Continue reading

are you a green witch… a little Halloween eek-o

 

Black, orange and green! It’s time for Halloween! Whether you’ve got little ones, or you’re just a kid at heart, Halloween is a time for parties and fun. It’s the kick off to the holiday season, and a perfect time to celebrate fall. So, every year, we take a look at ways to bring a little sustainability to the celebrations. We’re not talking about giving up trick-or-treating, or skipping the costumes! That would be no fun! We’re talking about finding ways to keep all the good stuff, and make it a little bit greener. If you’re planning to hand out candy or treats, take a look at our guide to eek-o-friendly Halloween goodies. What else can you do to keep things green? Continue reading

home for the holidays…
early prep

Yikes! It’s October already! Where has this year gone? We’re sure we’re not the only ones shouting that refrain. Meanwhile, the holidays are almost upon us, and while it might not be time to start stuffing the turkey or hanging the mistletoe, there are some things you can tackle now to get the jump on the season. And hey, bonus, doing these things now means less to do later! Continue reading

fall prep…
getting a seasonal headstart

fall prep

Summer is over, the kids are back in school, and fall is right around the corner. It’s time to start thinking about warming up your home for the season. Crisp cool mornings beg for a soft throw and we start thinking of apples and pumpkins and fall leaves. Fall is a magical time of calm after the heat of the summer and before the hustle and bustle of the holidays. Is your home ready for the change? Spring cleaning was months ago, it’s time for some fall prep. Continue reading

halloween leftovers…
a tale of compost and donation

Halloween Leftovers

It’s Halloween and we hope everyone is set for a spooktacularly green time. Tomorrow, the cleanup begins. No matter how eco-conscious you were in your decorations and preparations, there is sure to be a pile of Halloween stuff ready to be dealt with. From an overload of candy to that scarecrow on your porch, what do you do with all of the goodies and gear? Continue reading