Category Archives: Planet Earth

Get Your Kids Interested in Going Green

Get Your Kids Interested In Going Green Nearly everyone these days is interested in reducing their carbon footprint. As Americans we tend to overindulge and use and waste more than is ever necessary. While the concept of “going green” has … Continue reading

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Review: The Green Year

If you’ve ever felt totally intimidated at the thoughts of making changes to “green” up your life, fear not. The Green Year: 365 Small Things You Can Do to Make a Big Difference is a book that can ease your … Continue reading

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Most Environmentally-friendly Vacuums

Your Guide to Green Vacuums Continue reading

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FIREPLACE

Learn why conventional fire places are a hazard to your health. Continue reading

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Reuseable Grocery Bag *FAIL*

If you’re like me, you’ve found yourself with a big fat case of eco-guilt because you once again left your reusable grocery bags at home. While it’s easy to say “No bag, please” when you grab just a couple of … Continue reading

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9 Ways To Save Water In Your Bathroom

Why should we be concerned about saving water? According to experts, the global demand for water has tripled over the last 50 years.  Population increase is part of this, and some of it is due to the demands industry makes. … Continue reading

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Tips on How to Harvest Rainwater

For almost  a decade (really, as long as I can remember) there were water restrictions here in my home state of Georgia. But in the last year, we’ve had so much rainfall that the bans have been lifted. Still, if … Continue reading

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Yard Sales Are Depressing – When You Are the Hostess

Don’t get me wrong. I love shopping a good yard sale. In fact last Saturday I went to two yard sales in my neighborhood. At one I got an awesome original piece of artwork for $5,  and at another I … Continue reading

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Earth Day Savings at Amazon

Amazon.com is offering a variety of products at special prices right now in celebration of Earth Day. Organic groceries, home products and more. They’re even offering a giveaway of ENERGY-star rated products. Included in the offerings are eco friendly toys

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Disposable Paper Products Destroying Forests

This issue of Earth Talk has some disturbing information about the impact on our forests of disposable paper products. Haven’t made the switch to cloth yet? Read more about family cloth and other reusable product alternatives here. EarthTalkTM From the … Continue reading

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