Trick or treating was a blissful time for me as a child. I grew up a while back, before there were scares about poisoned candy or apples with razor blades. In fact, many of my neighbors handed out treats like homemade popcorn balls and fresh fruit. Sigh… those days of innocence. It se
I’m a sucker for clothes shopping. I subscribe to Zulilly emails, I browse ModCloth on the regular, and I’m fairly sure I’ve put at least half of NY&Co’s executives’ kids through college. That’s not really a good thing – I know I need to get better about my consumerism, espe
One truly under-loved fall veggie is cauliflower. It makes wonderful thick soups, roasts up beautifully and in this side dish, it mimics the creamy, dreamy texture and look of mashed potatoes, but with a lot less calories. See if you can fool your friends and family. We limited the am
About This Sister Eden Short Want to save money on your water bill? Today’s dual flush toilets are not only affordable, but are also effective in getting it all down the drain. Oh yeah. They conserve water, too! The Biggest Waster of Water In Your Home According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), your toilet is the biggest waster of water in your home. The average family of 4 can flush as much as 4,000 gallons of toilet a year. The Western Style Flushable Toilet May Soon Be Obso
About This Sister Eden Short Here are 7 easy tips for saving water that won’t cost you a thing AND will help you save money on your water bill! Tips for Saving Water Here are the tips I referenced in the video as well as some bonus information! Tip #1 – When brushing your teeth, fill up a glass of water for rinsing If you let water run while brushing your teeth, you can waste 5 gallons of water. This is based on the average faucet flowing at 2.5 gallons per minute and that den
About This Sister Eden Short Save money and time when doing laundry AND reduce our dependency on oil. Tips Wear Clothes Again and Again If your clothes aren’t visibly dirty or smelly, wear them again! And again! People really do this! In fact, the CEO of Levi Strauss and Co. suggests you not wash your jeans and clothing designer Tommy Hilfiger goes months without washing his! I probably wear my jeans about 10 to 30 times before washing them. Which explains why the amount of laundry
Unplug your TV, DVD player, and phone charger when not in use. Even if they are turned OFF, they still pull energy as long as they are plugged IN! Follow me on Twitter @SisterEden to see all my #GreenTips each week.