51 Free Printable Valentine’s Day Cards that Don’t Suck

I really don’t like buying cards, I prefer to make my own.  However, truth be known, I’m lazy when it comes to designing my own cards – that’s why I ❤free printables. Popsugar offered up a list of 51 free printable Valentine’s Day cards that don’t actually suck.  One of my favorites is #48 because it contains […]

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The Kurtz Corner: 40 Fabulous Valentine’s Day Ideas


  I’m a huge Pinterest gawker and with Valentine’s Day right around the corner, my Pinterest searches have become very Valentine’s Day-centric.  As I searched for some fun Valentine’s Day card ideas for my two young nieces, I came across a post by Audra of KurtzCorner.com. It’s a compilation of Valentine’s Day Ideas – a […]

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Team EcoEtsy’s 2014 Green Holiday Gift Guide


  It’s that time of year again!!!!!   This year our Team has published two awesomely wonderful Green Holiday Gift Guides.  Click the image above to view our Flipboard Catalog that is filled with beautiful items from several of our team mates.  You can shop right from our catalog, just click on an image within the […]

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DIY Wild-crafted Homemade Herbal Healing Salve

Wildcrafting Creek Side

Happy Earth Day! What a wonderful reason to get out and about into Nature and see what wonderful gifts our Mother Earth has to share. Spring has Sprung. With the season changes, the fresh grasses and budding tree leaves are cloaking Northern California in a beautiful green hue. One special aspect to this time of […]

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DIY Valentine. A Box of Chocolate


  Valentines Day is a holiday of mixed meaning for most people. Perhaps the personal attitude a person correlates with this day is directly related to relationship status. I have experienced my own liberating and wonderful Valentine moments filled with heart-felt bliss and passionate kisses. However, I have also found myself in the lonely heart […]

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How to make star fruit prints holiday cards


Did you ever try to make your own holiday cards?  Well this is the time of the year to do it: it is fun and you save a lot of money! You will need: Tempera paint any color(i did green and blue) Glitter glue(golden and green) Paper good for cards Star fruits or any other […]

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DIY Holiday Gift Tags

eco gift tags

  For Etsy entrepreneurs and holiday lovers alike, this season can be the busiest time of year. From gift giving to gift unwrapping, the holiday season is full of opportunities to follow the familiar rule of the three Rs: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle.  If you are looking for eco savvy methods to get your shop […]

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Reduce That Holiday Trash!

Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s day, Americans alone throw away a million extra tons [900,000 metric tons] of garbage each week, including holiday wrapping and packaging, according to Robert Lilienfeld, co-author of the book Use Less Stuff: Environmental Solutions for Who We Really Are. How can we make sure this trash doesn’t build up? Here’s […]

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EcoEtsy Cyber Monday Sales Guide

Oscar tries to order organic catnip

For readers in the US, Cyber Monday is a term coined in 2005 for the Monday after Thanksgiving. Cyber Monday is a day when online shops experience their own version of “Black Friday”, many offering special discounts and sales for the Holiday shopping season. I’d like to devote this space to all of our wonderful […]

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