Holla, everyone! It’s Earth Week. To celebrate, every day this week we’re profiling a group of people who are hell-bent on saving the planet. We’ll start with freegans, the peeps you see sorting through your trash and walking away with discarded lamps and leftover Chinese food. … READ MORE »
Earth Day is next Wednesday, and it’s high time you start realizing where the stuff you toss in your garbage can goes, because it doesn’t just vanish. In Garbage Land: On the Secret Trail of Trash, author Elizabeth Royte explores what happens to the things you throw away, and what you should be doing to… READ MORE »
Tuesday was Earth Day, but now that the weekend is here, you can actually celebrate. Here are a few (pretty obvious) tips to help you get your green on.
Everyone looks better when the lights are way down low. The Sun Jar captures energy throughout the day so you’ll have five hours of its… READ MORE »
High-waisted pants are tricky. They have the potential to make even the Skinniest Minnie look dumpy. But this pair from eco-friendly designer Anna Cohen (her company runs on sustainable practices, from raw materials to end-of-life use) has the ever-so-elongating vertical stripes and an extra long leg that fit down over a pair of high-heels. [AnnaCohen.com… READ MORE »
Harrison Ford got his chest waxed on Access Hollywood in order to shock people into paying attention to deforestation. This is especially interesting considering how shy and reclusive the Indiana Jones star is known for being. Apparently the painful removing of his chest hair is supposed to draw a parallel to the devastating impact deforestation… READ MORE »
Ninety-percent of the reason I want to own a house someday is so I can wallpaper every room in a different pattern. WalnutWallpaper.com sells wallpaper that is made from non-toxic materials such as water-based ink and untreated papers (no chemical waterproofing of any kind), not to mention wallpaper with some of the coolest and hard… READ MORE »
Colin Beavan, his wife, and their young daughter have spent the last year trying to lead a no carbon impact lifestyle in New York City, blogging about the experience on “No Impact Man”. The experiment included, among other things, producing no trash except for what went into a compost, purchasing no goods except… READ MORE »
Today is Earth Day, so we asked the ladies at Babeland how to have a sex life that will make you and the planet happy.
Use rechargeable toys. The days of AA batteries are over. Rechargeable toys are at full capacity in an hour or two and can last for two to four hours of… READ MORE »
Eight items that prove eco-friendly clothing doesn’t have to be the kind of stuff you’d wear to play hacky-sack after smoking a doobie. Haha, I just said doobie. (Click the images for more info!) … READ MORE »
Isn’t this necklace pretty? It’s made from orange tagua which is a vegetable alternative to ivory. Beautiful and yet it doesn’t eff with elephants! Happy Earth Day! [$200, GreenWithGlamour.com] … READ MORE »
These guys were already good-looking, but the fact that they don’t thumb their nose at the environment makes them friggin’ sexy. … READ MORE »
These sunglasses from eco-brand iWood (which also makes jewelry) are made from eco-sustainable, exotic wood veneer. They aren’t cheap ($370 per pair) but neither are those Mother Earth-hating D&Gs on your face! [iWood Eco Design] … READ MORE »