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Why shop when you can swap for Halloween costumes?

Swapping is sweeping the country. And for Halloween, especially, it makes a lot of sense since most kids wear a costume once, then it gets tossed. Don't spend your hard earned cash when you can attend a swap, have fun

Green trends for the holidays

Some people claim they are "sick of green," but in reality, more people than ever are concerned about the environment and are making choices that reflect this commitment. We think it's interesting to reflect on the changes that have come about in

National Costume Swap Day is EEK-o-fabulous!

National Costume Swap Day is EEK-o-fabulous!

Little did we suspect when we came up with the idea for National Costume Swap Day that swapping costumes is the new black! We're not kidding. We announced our self-proclaimed National Costume Swap Day on September 23. A little more than

Set up a swap for Halloween

We know it's early to start thinking about Halloween, but as you probably realize, one of the keys to living and celebrating green is to plan ahead. Swapping, as you also may realize, has come into its own. The stars

Celebrate spring with photos

All of you Green Girls who live in California, Florida and Texas have spring all year long. But for those of us in the Northern climes, spring truly is an awakening, a meaningful time when too few of us pause

Tweets for the love of mom–a gift with heart for Mother’s Day

Tweets for the love of mom–a gift with heart for Mother’s Day

Twitter is a great invention. We love it. But when it comes to messaging between moms and kids (or dads for that matter), doesn't real world messaging (like hugs and kisses) have a place? We think so. That's why we

Try geocaching for Earth Day family fun

Try geocaching for Earth Day family fun

About two months ago, my (Lynn) husband and I got caught up in geocaching. It can give you great exercise for body and brain, but best of all, it's fun! What is geocaching? It's a modern day treasure hunt. Using

Be a guest on our Celebrate Green! radio show

Be a guest on our Celebrate Green! radio show

We're thrilled to be part of the Her Insight radio network and are enjoying talking with people who are all about sustainability in their personal lives and businesses. Our guests are entrepreneurs in the green sector making their marks and

Fit to be tied–masterful ideas for recycling ties

Fit to be tied–masterful ideas for recycling ties

A few weeks ago, we were at the premier of Mission Sustainable in downtown Seattle. As you can imagine, many (but not all) of the guests were beautifully and artfully attired. One who caught our eye was Deanna Duke, known

Actions speak louder than words on Valentine’s Day

Actions speak louder than words on Valentine’s Day

Like every other holiday, Americans have gotten into the habit of equating Valentine's Day with buying. It started with cards but has esclated to the point where we feel the only way to "prove" our love is to buy–flowers, lingerie,

Get ready for a green Valentine’s with eco-friendly cards you craft from…whatever

Get ready for a green Valentine’s with eco-friendly cards you craft from…whatever

We realize it's only the middle of January, but if time zooms by as quickly for you as it does for us, Valentine's Day is not too far off. And if you want to avoid buying cards this year, why