Posts tagged: Shopping

5 Green Gifts Your Mom Will Love This Mother’s Day

by Ashley Lauren Samsa Annually, the total amount of money spent on flowers for mothers on Mother’s Day is $1.9 billion. Even more staggering is the fact that we will spend $671 million on Mother’s Day cards. Taking that even further, 26,683 jewelry stores place orders for Mother’s Day gifts, and 14,027 beauty supplies are […]

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 Halloween Tips 2013

When it comes to the holidays the majority of people aren’t really concerned about the costs and they don’t mind spending on items that they will never use again. However, if you would like to make sure that you will have a green Halloween, there are some tips that you could try. Costumes It is […]

Make it a Green Halloween

Have you ever thought about how much we waste during Halloween? Purchasing costumes that our kids will only wear once, individually wrapped candies that are thrown in the trash, and those poor pumpkins that are tossed in the bin after their big night is over. Let’s remember that Halloween isn’t really about the candy. Kids […]

Old Phone In, Cash Out: ecoATM’s

With all the new models of phones and pads being introduced every day, here comes ecoATM: put in your old phone and it’ll analyze it, find it a new home or recycle the components, determine a valu… and offer you cash for your trouble! Courtesy: todaysgreenminute.com Tweet