When is it okay to re-gift? #ok2regift

Re-gifting defined Verb- give (a gift one has received) to someone else. Some may say giving a gift one received to another is poor taste. But we all do this often when we donate items we no longer use or need to others. So why is re-gifting frowned upon? Why shouldn’t others get pleasure from itemsContinue Reading …

Old Electronics – #WhereAreYoursHiding

Time to fess up, where are you hiding your old electronics?  Many of us have items from our first apartment, wedding gifts, or just plain out dated electronics. I remember when the DVD player came out. It was the best thing, just like a CD player. Then shortly after, replaced with Blue-rays and video streamers.Continue Reading …

The Fuel collection from Trudeau for #BTS

Every year for the past 15 years has been the same. Back to school starts with great enthusiasm and excitement then dwindles down to daily routine and tired lunches. I always mean well, but for some reason life catches up and things lose their fizzle. So this year I am looking forward to changing thingsContinue Reading …

Making ‘Green’ Choices when traveling

Restaurants and travel companies are making recycling and going green much easier than previous years. Railroad systems are already a more environmentally friendly way to help lots of people travel at one time. According to Amtrak’s site, the railroad system welcomed its largest amount of passengers — over 31.2 million — between October 2011 and SeptemberContinue Reading …

ATTITUDE Household Cleaning Products Review & Giveaway

Bio Spectra, the Montreal-based producer and distributor of ATTITUDE, is offering consumers a Canadian-made alternative to existing cleaning products that is guaranteed free of any known cancer-causing chemicals. The newly expanded collection features effective laundry, kitchen and bathroom surface cleaners with ingredients from renewable and vegetable sources that are also easily biodegradable and non-toxic. ATTITUDEContinue Reading …

10 Things to do with Stale Bread Infographic

I tossed two loaves of bread this morning. They were stale and I honestly was clueless what to do with them. So when I came across this infographic on 10 things to do with stale bread, I knew I had to share it. Because if I threw out bread for being stale, chances are youContinue Reading …

Eco-Friendly Gift Wrapping Infographic

Every year I become more and more aware of how much wrapping paper we use. Recently I discovered these large rolls at Costco that are double sided (different prints on each side) That are great for wrapping. Best part is they are recyclable. I always reuse boxes and cut to fit. I try to saveContinue Reading …

Earth Rescue Eco-friendly Cleaning Products exclusively at Walmart #ERDetoxTheHome

I know many people love Spring cleaning, for me it is all about the Fall. When I put the families stuff away for the winter I want to make sure it is all clean. The more I clean now, the less I need to clean when I take it out of storage.  Plus with theContinue Reading …