Repost: The Wrapping Paper Dilemma & Christmas Trees

Repost: The Wrapping Paper Dilemma & Christmas Trees

Originally posted in 2011, but reposted with some updates! The holidays are just about over. You are probably in the process of taking down decorations,…

Practical tips for proper paint disposal

Practical tips for proper paint disposal

Have you ever really paid attention to the Sherwin-Williams logo? It’s a little disturbing with it’s “cover the earth” tagline and imagery of blood red…

Is coal ash the price we pay for electronic conveniences?

Where would we be without electricity? As a society we are addicted to electronic gadgets. What if you couldn’t charge them? And what if we…

Don’t let birthdays include the piling of more stuff

Birthday celebrations are inevitable, especially if you have kids. From their first birthday, the celebration seems to grow and evolve every year. And every year,…

Stay Informed About Superfund Sites Near You: Lessons From Love Canal

On a New York playground that appeared like any other, children laughed and ran on the former chemical company land on which their school was…

Are your gadgets becoming e-waste?

How many electronics do you have at home? The average U.S. household owns about 24 electronics and spends more than $1,100 a year on these…

Your dog doody duty

Have you ever thought about your dog’s poop? Have you ever wondered why it’s important to pick up after your dog? You really should consider…

Reasons Not To Buy Greeting Cards

You will never get a greeting card from me, not because I am forgetful, but because I think greeting cards are pointless. According to the…