Keep things cool this summer

Going on an impromptu camping trip in the next few weeks? I recently went on my first camping trip this summer with friends (and a couple of furry friends, too!) and had a blast. It was great to see the stars at night and uplug from my computer and cell phone for a weekend! Here … Continue reading

A new kind of bottle

We all know plastic is fantastic…but it can also be harmful to the environment. Not every type of plastic is recyclable in all areas, so unfortunately a lot of it ends up in landfills. Glass, on the other hand, is a class-act. First of all, it’s completely natural, made of silica (or sand). Unlike plastic, … Continue reading

The circle of life

An expository essay about the correlation between eggs and life, as seen through the Ovetto Recycling Bin and Wall·E’s Eve.

A few of my favorite things

Target (another one of my favorite things) carries an exclusive line of eco-friendly notebooks, binders, file folders and stationery called Greenroom. The products are made with 100% post-consumer recycled materials with non-toxic soy ink. The designs and colors are modern, eye-catching and fun for children and adults alike.