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 …

Keepin It Green- Splash’N Boots & Little Ray CD

I just had the chance to listen to some new children’s music, or rather, I let the real critics in my house, my 2 and 5 year olds, give their opinions.  The album in question is “Keepin It Green”, a collaboration from INDIES 2012 Canadian Children’s Group of the year, Splash’N Boots, and Little Ray,Continue Reading …

Environmental Defence is asking Canada to make improvements

Recently on CTV National News, Environmental Defence recently released a new report called Pre-Polluted: A report on toxic substances in the umbilical cord blood of Canadian newborns. The report found that Canadian babies are being exposed to a slew of chemicals while in the womb because they are so pervasive in the environment and in the products weContinue Reading …