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Valentine’s Day: Fun Alternative Date Ideas

Valentine’s Day: Fun Alternative Date Ideas

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Instead of spending Valentine’s Day or date night doing the same dinner-and-a-movie routine, why not try something a little different? Have a fun, unique experience that even manages to be eco-friendly with these non-traditional date ideas. Flowers, My Lady Flowers are a beautiful and traditional Valentine’s gift, but they can […]

The Best Organic Hot Chocolate Recipes

The Best Organic Hot Chocolate Recipes

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Drinking hot chocolate is a delicious way to enjoy the antioxidants and health benefits of chocolate. Unfortunately, most prepackaged mixes are over-processed and full of sugar, offsetting the healthy goodness chocolate has to offer. Skip the packaged mixes and make your own organic hot chocolate instead. Warm up on a […]

Winter Vegetables: Simple Dinner Side Dishes

Winter Vegetables: Simple Dinner Side Dishes

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Spring and summer aren’t the only seasons that come with an abundance of delicious produce. There many wonderful types of winter vegetables that make great side dishes for any healthy dinner. Brussels Sprouts Though Brussels sprouts have historically had a bad reputation as a hated vegetable, they have recently become […]

5 Easy Recycled Holiday Ornaments

5 Easy Recycled Holiday Ornaments

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Make your holidays eco-friendly by decorating with repurposed materials. Making homemade ornaments is also a great way to get your family involved in a green holiday tradition. Try these fun ideas to create some beautiful recycled holiday ornaments with items you already have on hand. Recycled Christmas Card Ornaments I […]

5 Tips For Giving Eco Friendly Toys This Holiday

5 Tips For Giving Eco Friendly Toys This Holiday

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Holiday shopping can be overwhelming enough without the added stress of trying to find environmentally friendly gifts. Here are a few simple steps you can take to find eco friendly toys and give green gifts this holiday season. 1. Shop to Grow The best environmentally friendly toys are the ones […]

Homemade Holiday Gifts to Make with Your Kids

Homemade Holiday Gifts to Make with Your Kids

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Homemade holiday gifts are always special. They are a wonderful way to get your kids involved in the spirit of giving. You can often recycle or repurpose items you already have on hand to make these gifts, which is great for the environment. Here are some gift ideas for […]

6 Organic Holiday Cocktails

6 Organic Holiday Cocktails

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Organic ingredients make holiday cocktails fresh and natural, while still being an indulgent treat. Toast to healthy goodness with these festive cocktail recipes at your holiday parties. Cheers! White Christmas Sangria Sangria isn’t just a fun summer drink, it also makes a delicious punch-style holiday cocktail. Ingredients: Organic Granny Smith […]

Holiday Party Tips: How to Host an Eco-Friendly Party

Holiday Party Tips: How to Host an Eco-Friendly Party

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Parties can quickly lead to a lot of waste. Keep the environment in mind when you throw a holiday party or family get together this year. Follow these simple holiday party tips to make your bash eco-friendly. Decorate Naturally You don’t have to fill your home with blaring lights and […]