Monthly Archives: September 2007

A Green Day at the Beach

September 15th was National Coastal Cleanup Day and October 20th is Florida Coastal Cleanup Day so it is appropriate that I share tips on how to keep our beaches (and other waterways) clean and green.  Living next to the beach has … Continue reading

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Trashy Thursday!

Last week (on Wed. and not Thursday) I started a column on creating childrens art from trash.  I decided that each Thursday will now be known as Trashy Thursday and I will give a new project each week that uses … Continue reading

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How Do You Stay Charged?

I had no idea that my friends would actually start listening to me when I started this blog.  Some of the content actually came from ideas that we talked about the day before.  I thought I’d start by giving you … Continue reading

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Saturday is CarFree Day

I live in Florida and we do have a public bus system but that’s the only form of public transportation available.  The closest grocery store is about a half mile to a mile away, my only friend within walking distance … Continue reading

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Art From Trash

Ok, so those readers who know me also know that I am a bit crafty.  So here is a creative reuse option for an egg carton.  With the Halloween approaching you could do this project with your child or suggest … Continue reading

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Bag It!

Next time you are at the grocery store (or any other store for that matter) why not bring your own bag.  We’ve all seen the green fabric bags that some grocery stores sell for you to tote your goodies home … Continue reading

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Buying Green

One of the first places you can begin to make environmentally responsible decisions is when making purchases.  Whether you are purchasing items for home or buisness these tips still apply.  The first thing you want to think about is the … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Welcome to The EcoChic blog!  I felt that this would be an appropriate day to introduce my new blog; afterall it is the first day of Pollution Prevention Week.  What is Pollution Prevention Week?  Also known as P2 Week; it … Continue reading

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