Posts tagged: Home and Garden

Jack and Jill Went Up The Hill To Fetch a Pail of Power

A concern about the widespread use of wind and solar power has been how to store power when the wind stops blowing and the sun doesn’t shine… so here’s a novel solution that uses railroad cars and a hill! Courtesy: todaysgreenminute.com Tweet

Green Holiday – Parties & Entertaining

This is the most party packed time of the year! Lots of food, drinking and tons of waste going on. So however you choose to celebrate, do your best to be nice to the earth while you’re at it! Here are just a few tips to help you green your holiday celebrations! Eco Invites – […]

Make Your Next House Move a Green One

Guest Post by Kathryn Thompson           Photo Courtesy: Flickr There’s an enormous and much welcomed spotlight on green issues and solutions at the moment: from creative recycling ideas to renewable energy and electric cars. ‘Green’ initiatives are cropping up pretty much everywhere and becoming more and more accessible. With an increasing number of eco-savvy customers […]

10 Ordinary Disposable Items People Over-Use

Courtesy: compareelectricityrates.com By Katherine Tworsey It is so convenient to reach for the paper napkins or paper plates at lunch time when I am just having a sandwich or a few chips. I might even pour my diet coke in a paper cup instead of reaching for a glass, or better still drinking from the […]

Green Backyard Renovation

Green Backyard Renovation with a Solar Fountain If you want to renovate your backyard, but you want to make sure that you are as environmentally friendly as possible, you have quite a few great choices. http://www.kineticfountains.com/articles/green-backyard-renovation-with-a-solar-fountain/ Tweet