Green Features of E-readers (Giveaway Over)

Kindle Fire e-reader also plays games We’ll get to the Kindle Fire Giveaway Details shortly, but I want to take a minute or two to talk about the green features of e-readers. Over a thousand beautifully-illustrated children’s books available We do not have an e-reader, like the Kindle Fire, ourselves, but have been considering getting […]

J.R. Liggett’s Bar Shampoo Review

This post was originally part of the Green is Beautiful Giveaway Hop, hosted by Happy Mothering! We had never tried – or even heard of – bar shampoo before this Christmas when I received J.R. Liggett’s bar shampoo and shelf from my Mother-In-Law.  This shampoo is the best! I had previously trained my hair to […]

LunaPads Review & Giveaway (OVER)

This giveaway is over, but you can read our reivew of LunaPads below and DivaCups here. Welcome to the Green Resolutions Giveaway Hop, hosted by Happy Mothering, Mama Chocolate and Purposeful Homemaking! In addition to my green giveaway, there are 40 additional blogs featuring eco-friendly prize packages. After you’re done entering my giveaway, please visit […]

Green Resolutions Giveaway Hop – Jan 16-30 2012

We are very excited to be participating in another Green Blog Hop!  There are several things that are really exciting about this one! I’m excited about the reason behind the blog hop! The organizers have put this together because they really wanted to participate in a blog hop that was focused on GREEN New Year’s […]

Green Christmas Guide Giveaway: Reusable Coffee Mug & Superba Coffee

Enter to Win Me BelowContigo 16oz. West LoopStainless Steel Travel Mugwith AUTOSEAL® Technology We love coffee, but there are a number of things about drinking coffee that really bother us, such as disposable cups and coffee farming that hurts our planet. As part of the first annual Green Christmas Gift Giving Guide giveaway hop hosted […]

Giveaway: Solar Panel Necklace

Enter to Win this Solar Panel Necklace – $25 We are giving away this handmade Solar Panel Necklace to one lucky reader.  Jonathan hand crafts these unique eco-awareness pieces of jewelry from solar photovoltaic (PV) cells.  He originally invented solar panel jewelry for Alicia as renewable energy themed accessories she could wear in a professional […]

And the Winner of the Kill-A-Watt is Becky S.

Congratulations to Becky S. who won the a Kill-A-Watt electricity meter and we’re throwing in a short extension cord which we’ve found makes using the Kill A Watt much easier. We asked and you answered.  The top three responses for which appliance in your home used the most electricity were: Number 3 with 7 votes […]

Back To School: The Great Kill-A-Watt Giveaway

As we’re preparing to get our kids back to school we’re relishing some of the additional free time we’ll have in our schedule.   One use for that time is to assess the amount of electricity various devices in our house use and make a determination as to which of these we really need and which […]

Congratulations to Julie L. on winning a Green Garmento

Congratulations to Julie L. who we randomly selected from the entries to receive a Green Garmento (in Burgundy of course)! Burgundy Bliss from Green Garmento We’d like to say a special thank you to Green Garmento who made this giveaway possible and for making a reusable dry cleaning bag that does so much more. As […]

Greening Your Drycleaning – the Green Garmento – Giveaway

Do you do a lot of dry cleaning?   The most “Green” thing to do if you do a lot of dry cleaning is to stop.  However,  if you have a very formal workplace and wear suits a lot,  that’s probably just not possible.   In that case, my suggestion is to find a green […]