The Ultimate Guide to Upcycling with Glass

The Ultimate Guide to Upcycling with Glass

Thanks to Terry’s Blinds for providing this post. Within the past few years “up cycling” has become a very popular way for many of us…

Going Green: The Right and The Wrong

Going Green: The Right and The Wrong

Everyone wants to be a hero, and going green is today one way to do it. Unfortunately, not every “green” move you make actually helps…

The sorry state of recycling in the Palmetto State

The sorry state of recycling in the Palmetto State

Although I have said it before, I will say it again: recycling in South Carolina is something you have to want to do. We are…

Textile Recycling 101: Everything You Need to Know

Some companies are creating ways to make recycling textiles fun. The Huffington Post reports on some great ideas that can be copied and built upon. Recycling…

Our Family’s 2012 Green Report

As 2012 escapes us and we move forward into 2013, I look back at my personal green lifestyle over the year. Just instant reflecting tells…

The truth behind those pesky plastic bags

Hawaii was the first state to do it, San Francisco was the first city to do it and Los Angeles was the largest city to…

The Art of Recycling

Who says you need a canvas to display your art? For most people, an empty wine bottle, a wood pallet and a broken bicycle helmet…

Introducing the new ‘Living Green’ at Weekly Surge

It’s a new season for the Living Green column. No, its not yet spring, even though it felt like it last week. This new season…

Recycling, the beginning of sustainability

I once was told that recycling isn’t all there is to sustainability. Okay, while I agree, I have learned that recycling is a vital component…

Intimate Recycling: For Women in Need

I have been playing with Twitter a lot recently and found it to be a wealth of information and randomness. While, searching through Followers and…