{Eco-Inspirations} Drive Less, Bike More

So many of us want to live greener lifestyles and cut back on our carbon footprint, but there is one part of the carbon footprint that people seem to struggle with: commuting. There’s no point in denying that we live in a car-centric country, but what if you – yes, you – could start changing [...]

{Eco-Inspirations} Cascade Couriers

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When you live in a very small county (just over 160,000 people) in a very rural area surrounded by mountains on one side and a desert on the other, you don’t expect much in terms of “going green.” However, I’m thrilled that every year, Deschutes County, Oregon gets greener and greener. One of the businesses [...]

Themed Nomination Winners – Pedal Power!

PierogiPicnic I Heart Bikes Eco Friendly Skirt

This week’s themed nomination is the amazing eco-friendly bicycle and this week’s winners are: Pierogi Picnic’s I Heart Bikes skirt nominated by RetroLabs LostandFoundObjects2 Goth Black Curls Innertube Necklace nominated by StrandRedesign and the other winners in no particular order are: 1. VeraVague necklace nominated by Uncorked 2. TrilliumArtisans bracelet nominated by StrandRedesign 3. GreenEarthGoodies [...]

Themed Nomination – Celebrating Pedal Power the TeamEcoEtsy Way!

DustDesignCo Bicycle Support Bag

Even though the weather is getting cooler for many of us, there are still a few weeks of good biking weather ahead of us and lots of reasons to use pedal power! I am not talking about spandex-clad, super-calf “cyclists” here, but  just regular “bike people” as in – pedal to the post office, the corner store, that playdate [...]