Category Archives: Green Living

Earth Day – Make one small change

Happy Earth Day everyone! April is the start of spring and the month we celebrate Earth Day. In March many people participated in Earth Hour which is a great way to get back to basics and enjoy some non electronic … Continue reading

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Creative Ideas for Easter

Alas another holiday is fast approaching us and the I want’s and Gimmie’s are getting louder each day. Each year and each holiday has started to get more overwhelming for me. The thought of more trinkets and toys is making … Continue reading

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Earth Friendly Home Made Shave Cream/Soap

I am currently 1 week away from my sisters wedding and things have been so crazy! Leading up to my departure and arrival to Toronto there was lots of things going on at our home, packing, a weekend GeoCaching event, … Continue reading

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Guest Post – Chemical Free

I’m kicking off the New Year with a feature post by Joanna Halliday. Joanna is a friend of mine. She is a stay at home mom of 2 girls, ages 4 and 1. She enjoys long walks on the beach, … Continue reading

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Everyday is Laundry Day

Now that we have twins, it seems that everyday is laundry day in our house. Laundry is something that everyone has to do and everyone has their own way of doing it. Here are my methods and things I enjoy. … Continue reading

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Green Tips!

The Value of a plastic bottle: Tip #2! It takes only 25 two litre plastic bottles to make one adult size fleece jacket. Reusing and recycling plastic bags to save energy and emissions. Canadians take home over 55 million plastic … Continue reading

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Green Tips

Upgrade to newer appliances. Older appliances use a lot of energy – like a 10-year-old fridge that uses 40% more energy than a new model. Some cities offer buy back programs for old fridges, too, so as to recover the ozone-depleting … Continue reading

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