Grow your own… eggs!

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I’ve been wanting to get some backyard chickens for a few years now, but there were other things needing to be done first. Now, I’m just about ready to plunge in, and I thought I’d share a post that a friend of mine wrote for me a few years ago. Chickens are good for gardens [...]

Unconventional Thanksgiving Holiday Traditions

Family outdoors in the snow

The holiday season is official upon us. I’m sending this post to you from the airport in Washington, DC on my way home to Milwaukee. Yep, I’m joining the masses hitting the road on the busiest travel day of the year. Wish me luck! Anyway, today I wanted to talk about unique holiday traditions that happen during [...]

The Night Before An Eco Etsy Christmas

Dear Santa Reusable Bag by FashionGreenTBags THE NIGHT BEFORE AN ECO ETSY CHRISTMAS by FashionGreenTBags ‘Twas the night before an Eco Etsy Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The recycled yarn stockings hung by the chimney with care, in hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be [...]

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

Kids Wrist Cuff Wallet – MaryZoom Organic Cotton Knit Pumpkin Hat – lovebugknits Zippered Halloween Sandwich Bag – Love for Earth Harvest Fingerless Gloves – OffTheHooks Halloween Pillow Case Dress – Planet Playground Submitted by ecokaren

Eco-dorable Costume Idea!

Fisheye came up with a great costume idea for a child: A Garden Gnome! All parts of this costume have a handmade and eco-friendly element to them, which makes it all the more eco-dorable! If you do a search on Etsy for “teamecoetsy“, you can come up with your own eco-friendly costumes for young and [...]