Category Archives: Green Living Tips

Earth Day! Top Ten Tips from This Green Earth

This Green Earth can’t let an Earth Day pass without offering up some tips for greening your life and the Planet.  If you’ve been foll0wing this blog, some of these will be very familiar.  Even though I think everyone should … Continue reading

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Cute Shoe Alert! Eco-friendly, Biodegradable & Fun Shoes

If you’re looking for earth friendly, casual shoes, look no further than Simple Shoes. In 2010, Simple Shoes introduced their BIO-D footwear collection.  These shoes are not only hip and comfy, but they’re biodegradable.  The shoes break down to dirt … Continue reading

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Fox News Alert! BPA in Cash Register Receipts

The Washington Toxics Coalition recently studied the thermal paper used in cash register receipts and found that they contain high levels of unbound BPA (the receipts, not the Coalition members).  Not only that, but it’s BPA in unbound powder form, … Continue reading

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Killer Footie PJ’s! Toxic Chemicals in Your Kid’s Jammies

Did you know that most children’s pajamas are required to contain flame retardants, containing chemicals that could hard your little one?  Well, now you do!  It is not clear after doing quite a bit of research whether pajamas contain PBDE’s … Continue reading

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Prevent a Sinus Infection, Naturally

Sinus infections are just the worst.  They seem to hang on for weeks and typically take a while to fully manifest so you’re dragging around forever.  If you’re flying they’re even more challenging.  I have been plagued by sinus infections … Continue reading

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Is Plastic Causing Hyper-Early Puberty?

Oh brother.  I’ve been reading some articles indicating that 15% of American girls are hitting puberty by age 7, but the authors claim no one really knows why.  Well, I’m sorry, but a big, giant teenage “Well, Duh!”.  I’m no … Continue reading

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Green Living Tips: Green, Hip & High Fashion (Part 1)

Does being fashionable mean ditching your green goals?  Not necessarily.  The fashion industry seems to have given up on the green trend, but that doesn’t mean you have to.  A few years ago, designers seemed excited about the green trend … Continue reading

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