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Last Minute Green Valentine’s Ideas

Whether you’re spending Valentine’s day with your buddies, your significant other or your couch, some booze, and chocolate today I bring you some ideas to make this red themed hallmark-holiday a bit greener. Cards are sweet, and these days most drug stores offer a decent selection printed on recycled paper. But why not up the […]

Five Tips for a Green Christmas

  Christmasis a great time of year, filled with joy, friends, family, fun and, of course, shopping and gifts. All of that shopping, wrapping, driving and mailing takes quite a toll on the environment. Each Christmas season, more than 1.9 billion Christmas cards are sent. Those cards require almost 300,000 trees to be cut down. If […]

OG’s Top Ten Ideas for a Green Halloween

Did you know that this Halloween, we will be throwing out over a billion pounds of pumpkins? That the candles you’re using in the background could expose you to carcinogens like benzene? That you can fashion up some creative costumes and crafts without even leaving your home? Here’s our tip sheet on how to turn […]

Ten Tips for an Eco-Friendly Halloween

A greener Halloween? Yes, it can be done.  As you’ve probably figured out from walking into any store this October, Halloween has become a bit of a nightmare for the environment.  These days anything short of an entire yard transformed into a lit-up plastic graveyard or petro-chemical-based spider hatchery has come to be considered un-festive. […]

Last Minute Green Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

And now, you realize Valentine’s Day is Monday. What will you buy for your “better” half? Read on and see how you can make this year’s Valentine’s Day, unforgettable, inexpensive, and, oh yeah, rockin’ green! … One good gift for Valentine’s Day is getting luxurious hampers delivered to your Love’s doorstep with delightful items such […]