10 Eco-friendly things you can do today and doesn’t cost you a dime

I know I cover a lot of Eco-friendly products you can buy for your home, but sometimes we don’t want to make a financial commitment to something until we are ready to do so. Take my boyfriend for example. He’s not a green person and sometimes he doesn’t understand why I want to buy Organic products and Eco-friendly cleaning supplies when the “regular” brands costs a lot less.But he’s starting to do things around the house because I ask him to, and he’s starting to get the whole “Environmentally Conscious” thing. So this is for the people who want to start doing nice things for the place we all call home but have not totally committed to the sustainable living idea.. well, not yet.

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“True to the Earth”

VerTerra dinnerware deserves every award and accolade they receive!  While company founder Michael Dwork was traveling through India, he observed a woman cooking and serving food at the side of the road.  Using only leaves and water, she made plates in a hot press and used them to serve the food.  Mr. Dwork refined the concept, adding almost thirty steps to the process – but never any glues, chemicals, waxes, or lacquers – and the result is a line of environmentally-friendly disposable plates, bowls, and serving dishes.

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Protect Our Beaches Series: How to Throw an Eco-Friendly Beach Bash

I always think beach parties look like so much fun… when I see them in movies and stuff. Luckily, we’re a short road trip to Southern California’s beaches, which we often take advantage of. Those of you that are so lucky as to live especially close to a beach are probably like those people in the movies. Running around in the sand playing volleyball, working on your tan, splashing around in the water, having clam bakes, and ending the night cuddled around a fire… ahhhh… that’s the life.

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