Tag eco-friendly

Celebrate Mother Earth

By whitney | April 10, 2014

Earth Day 2014 is coming up on April 22. Give nature some much needing TLC by doing something to pitch in. Here are a few ideas:
Plan to ride your bike to work or to run errands. Not in the cards? Plan to carpool or take public transportation.
Volunteer to help with a community garden, picking up [...]

Generous Giving

By whitney | December 17, 2013

We often struggle with what to give our loved ones for Christmas. We all already have so many things and we don’t want to feel like we are just adding to others pile of possessions. The solution? Giving to a charity that is close their hearts. Oprah Magazine had an awesome article on charities to [...]

Product Love: Charles Viancin Lilly Pad Lid

By catherine | October 10, 2013

Every once in a while, i stumble across a product so surprisingly original that I’m left in equal parts awe and envy; in awe at the clever and thoughtful design and envious that i didn’t think of it myself. Such was the case when i recently crossed paths with a Charles Viancin Lilly Pad Lid [...]

Inspiring Women

By catherine | July 22, 2013

As a small business owner, I have had the privilege of working with and meeting some truly top notch ladies – women who own their own businesses, work hard, push the limits, and look good while doing it. They have some amazing tales of growth, triumph, and lessons learned along the way.  So begins our [...]

Label Love-DIY Bug Spray

By whitney | June 27, 2013

With outdoor activity comes one minor problem… bugs. To stay bug free in a natural way, follow the recipe below from Wellness Mama. And what would a container be without a label?? I created the above using Microsoft Word, simple and easy! 

Wellness Mama Bug Spray Ingredients:

Essential oils: choose from Citronella, Clove, Lemongrass, Rosemary, [...]

Time to Tidy Up Your Make-Up

By catherine | March 25, 2013

Your make-up favorites have expiration dates just like your milk. It can be difficult to keep track of what is old and what is new if your makeup drawer is a mixture of unorganized beauty products. We’ve created a timeline for various makeup types to help keep your beauty drawer organized and ensure you’re only [...]

Dallas/Fort Worth NAPO Spring Fling Event: Saturday March 23,2013

By catherine | March 21, 2013

The local Dallas/Fort Worth NAPO (National Association of Professional Organizers) group is hosting a Spring Fling donation event this Saturday March 23 from 9:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M. at Independence Square on the Southeast corner of Independence Parkway and Parker Road.
Bring your old clothing, shoes, handbags, wallets, luggage, furniture, books, art, appliances, tools, linens, towels, [...]

Recycling with Purpose

By catherine | February 27, 2013

I’m getting a new phone and I’m not happy about it! My 4 year old blackberry has been with me through the start of my business, several boyfriends, and after so many years, I’m finally feeling confident using all of the features.  It works just fine thank you, with one small exception – the darn [...]

Green Lunching

By whitney | August 20, 2012

Catherine bought these bags, and I have been wanting to follow her lead. Not only are these Lunchskins reusable snack and lunch bags adorable, they save the world from more unnecessary plastic. Jump on board!

Find them at the Container Store >

Best Recycling Spot

By whitney | July 12, 2012

Best Buy is a great place to recycle basically anything that is electronic or relates to electronics.
They take the obvious items such as TV’s and computers but they also accept everything from scales, hair dryers, treadmills, toasters, sewing machines and car radios.
To see the complete list click on the link below.
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Global-Promotions/Recycling-Electronics/pcmcat149900050025.c?id=pcmcat149900050025
Plus you feel great about [...]