{Eco Etsy Finds} Thanks for Togetherness

We woke up at five o’clock in the morning to put a twenty pound naked bird into the oven. Stuffing and mashed potatoes would come later. Coffee in hand I stumbled around the kitchen trying to pull everything together. All I wanted to do was go back to sleep but the beep, beep, beep of […]

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{Guest Post} How to Make Kombucha – A Fermented Tea Recipe

Desiree Fleck of ReGrowRoots

  Kombucha is a delicious effervescent fermented sweetened tea beverage. It has been used for thousands of years to detoxify the body, cleanse the liver, for arthritis pain, and even treat cancer. The Chinese called it an “immortal health elixir”!! To brew kombucha, you will need a SCOBY – symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeast. […]

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{EcoEtsy Finds} Open Your Spice Cabinet and Breathe Fall In

The air is getting cooler in the United States, even in Phoenix, Arizona, and my mind is turning to my favorite tastes, smells and sights of fall. EcoEtsy sellers are filling my plate with the warm and cozy hues of the chilly season, the textures of rich and spicy perfection that come wafting out of […]

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{Guest Post} Changing Our Lifestyle Choices to Improve Our Health

I’m 39 years old, my husband, Matt, is 36.  Generally speaking we’re both healthy people with little need for doctor visits or medications**.  We rarely get sick, not even colds.  But recently we got a wakeup call from a silent killer and we need to make daily changes before it’s too late.  My husband was […]

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{Guest Post} The Write Way to Go Green When Self-Publishing

Words are my life and my livelihood.  As an Author, who just released her first full-length fiction novel (yea!), I’m ready for the world to read my words.  But with an environmental conscience I was very concerned about the potential for waste in the publishing industry by creating my book.  Many standard Publishing Houses purchase […]

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Trending Now: Bright Spring Colors, Flowery Shapes, and Fuzzy Bunnies

Temperatures are warming and so is our love for the planet.  Green is sprouting up from the earth as well as in the minds of consumers this season.  As a Greenie early spring is certainly the perfect season to shine!  Paying attention to the planet is virtually required this season as the northern hemisphere begins […]

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Trending Now – Spring Fever Color Explosion!

All the talk this spring season is about the colors lemon yellow and lime green.  Items with an eco-friendly eye are no exception as they show off the vibe of a warm breeze blowing through a community garden.  Vibrant and juicy, it’s like a virtual fruit salad inside our homes and out on the street […]

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Trending Now – EcoEtsy Sellers Embrace an Earthy Valentine’s Day

Who says Valentine’s Day is only about shades of pink and red with lace and frills and glitter?  EcoEtsy sellers are focused on Green this upcoming holiday!  Love for the planet is displayed through soft earth tones and recycled / repurposed / reused / upcycled items.  These shops bring new meaning to whimsy, sweetheart, sexy, […]

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Trending Now РD̩cor Your Holiday Halls in Eco-Simple Style

For 2011, the words of the holiday season are eco-simple, environmentally elegant and naturally dynamic. The holidays are a time to recall the joys of connecting, the nostalgia for days gone by and the delight that comes from spending time with our loved ones celebrating rich traditions. But the holidays can also be a hectic […]

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