I’ve never been the type of wife to make a big deal about Valentine’s Day, or even birthdays. A “Happy Valentine’s Day” and morning kiss from my husband and daughter are good enough for me. Plus, there’s the little fact that we do our best to show our love daily. But if I were going… Continue reading 5 Green Valentineâ€™s Gifts Iâ€™d Actually Want
I bought my husband an eco-friendly-ish watch for Christmas, but after seeing these I’m beginning to wish I’d waited. I recently discovered these beautiful watches by WeWood. As the name would imply, these hypo-allergenic watches are made entirely of wood, with the exception of the Miyota movement. And for every they sell, WeWood works in… Continue reading Green Bling for Your Wrist: WeWood Watches (on Sale!)
When we moved into our apartment, we had a major snafu. We live on the second floor, accessible only by a very narrow staircase with a 180 degree turn. In other words, it’s not the easiest unit to move into with large furniture. Thankfully, our entertainment center was the only casualty, because it was just… Continue reading Our Hunt for an Affordable, Eco-Friendly TV
I love my iPhone, and Apple in general, but if I had had the choice when I got it, I would’ve chosen a smart phone that was slightly more in alignment with my values. Up until now, consumers who wanted to buy an eco-friendly smartphone didn’t have any real options. But now, thanks to Samsung… Continue reading Finally, a Smartphone with Smart Design: Samsung’s Reclaim
Given the heat that always seems to be emanating from my HP DV2 laptop, I’ve been hunting for an eco-friendly cooling pad, or at least some sort of laptop stand. I had resigned myself to buying a used option until I came across this beautiful set at Viva Terra. The laptop stand is made of… Continue reading Geek-Ready Style: Eco-Friendly Bamboo Computer Accessories
There are a lot of sites out there that sell green products, but few of them can match the style and quality you’ll find at Gretchen & Grace Greenwear. If you’re an eco-fashionista (or like me, learning to be), you’ll appreciate the healthy selection of offerings from sustainable designers like EcoSkin, Loomstate and Ideo. And… Continue reading Wanna be Eco-Chic? Win a $40 GC from Gretchen & Grace
Whenever I’m researching a product that I need, I always try to consider whether an eco-friendly option is available in the Clever Shop List. In the world of technology, “green” usually translates as “energy efficient.” I won’t discount that as an important feature, because devices like computers and televisions tend to be energy hogs, and… Continue reading HP’s DV2 Laptop is Energy Star Rated, but is it Green?