DIY Wild-crafted Homemade Herbal Healing Salve

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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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Earth Day & the Perils of Greenwashing in Fashion & Beauty

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April is a happy month for those of us who are nature-lovers and proponents of all that is green and sustainable. We get to revel in our green choices, give ourselves a pat on the back, and then challenge ourselves to learn more and to do even better. With Earth Week (Apr 16th-22nd) and Earth […]

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{News and Views} Beyond Earth day: living the sustainable lifestyle

It’s post-Earth Day and you’ve just planted your tree for arbor day. You’ve gone to your local event, stopped in the booths and maybe signed a petition or two. Now what? Is it back to business as usual? Take out lunches and single serving yogurt? Once the elation of your name on that petition has […]

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Earth Day Green Share and Handmade Auction

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Earth Day is 41 years old this year. As our annual celebration, we will be sharing seed packets in our “Green Share” efforts with our community. What is Green Share? Green Share is sharing of a gift of seeds and a starter planter that is given freely to classrooms, local businesses, neighbors, friends and family. […]

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And the Handmade Auction winners are……….

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Handmade for Earth Day Auction Closed Yippee! For my first post as your Co-Editor for  News and Views, I have the privilege to announce some big news: the winning bidders of our silent auction! I love announcing good news! But before we get on with all the announcing and fanfare, I need to make a […]

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EcoEtsy Handmade Earth Day Auction 2010

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Team EcoEtsy presents: “Handmade for Earth Day Auction 2010″ The auction is now OPEN for bidding! Click the TITLE for each category to bid. 1. BABY 2. HOME 3. FASHION 4. JEWELRY

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Handmade for Earth Day – Health and Beauty

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Bring out the green diva in you and treat yourself to this Health and Beauty bag filled with: Bath Salts by HerbanLifestyle Lavender Heart Sachet by Pouch Spa Goods by HerbFriend Soap/RoseCream by GreenSprings0 Organic Cotton Washcloths and Makeup Removers by Ecokaren Felted Wool Pouch by Karen Meyers These items will be packaged in a […]

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Handmade for Earth Day – Jewelry

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There’s nothing like accessorizing with green bling. The items included in this “bling” bag are: Brooch by Lil Fish Studios Earrings by AlexKeller Flower Pin by BrassPaperClip Cork Necklace by Uncorked Magnet Necklace by Polarity Earrings by LeatherWoodDesigns Necklace by Yellow Finch Designs Bangles and Hair Clips by Mamitascreations Wool Felted Pouch by Karen Meyers […]

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Handmade for Earth Day – Paper Goods

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You can use paper and still be green. Check out these amazing green paper goodies: Journal by Monkey Dog Studio Recycled Mag Note Card Sets by BrassPaperClip Eco Art Prints by  TanisAlexis Paint Sample Notebooks by PrairiePeasant Cards by GreenEarthGoodies Art Prints by Tanjasova Origami Plants by Paper Disciple Green paper goods will be packaged […]

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