This is not your typical holiday gift guide! Each member of the Sister Eden team was tasked with selecting eco friendly gift ideas from Earth-conscious companies that give back. Kalia Lariat Necklace Selected by: Lori By Betty Belts based in the beach community of Ventura, California,
Thanksgiving is this Thursday, and coming right on it’s heels is the largest shopping day of the year: Black Friday. I’m practically a hermit (or just lazy and a fan of my couch) so I do a lot of my holiday shopping online. But for those of you willing to brave the crowds and the weat
Over long holiday weekends, nothing is better than waking up and having a big pancake breakfast. Those fluffy stacks of deliciousness will have even the grumpiest member of your family up and smiling in no time. The sweetness of dried cherries and the crunch of sliced almonds adds to
About This Sister Eden Short Learn what gadgets you can buy at your hardware store to help you save money and conserve water. This is part 3 of our 3 part series on conserving water. Be sure to also watch You Don’t Need to Drink Urine to Save the Planet and Flush Your Toilet. Save the Planet. for more water conservation tips. Special thanks to Old Takoma Ace Hardware Store and Savenia Labs for their assistance with this video. 3 Gadgets to Conserve Water in Your Bathroom Faucet Aerators Ev
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
To save on your heating and cooling bills (and to reduce CO2 emissions) set your thermostat no higher than 68 degrees in the winter and to 78 degrees in the summer. Follow me on Twitter @Sister_Eden to see all my #GreenTips each week!
Recycle every scrap of paper, newspaper, cardboard and piece of junk mail as well as every plastic, glass or aluminum container. Pledge to NEVER throw anything in a trash can – at home or outside the home — that can be recycled, and then recycle! Follow me on Twitter @SisterEden