November 2010

Use Your Buying to Help Others: Shop Heart of Haiti Thumbnail

Today is Green Gift Monday, a day established to help frenzied Cyber Monday shoppers divert their spending toward greener products and causes. I can't think of a better time to introduce you to the Macy's Heart of Haiti product line. Heart of Haiti is a collection of art, housewares and accessories handmade by Haitian artisans…

Green Coupons and Deals for Green Gift Monday / Cyber Monday Thumbnail

All of these deals have ended. Click here and bookmark the page for current green deals and coupons. The page is updated every weekday. First of all, HAPPY THANKSGIVING! I hope you've had a beautiful year thus far, and that you all continue to receive only the best blessings! Now, for the savings! Today is…

Spice up Your Bathroom: Spa-Quality Teak Products from Verde Lifestyles Thumbnail

I don't know about you, but the prospect of having guests for the holidays always sends me scrambling to make sure my home is in tip-top shape. That's not to say it isn't in good shape all the time. Just that having guests makes you take a second look at things and rooms that normally…

Plan a Simple, High Impact Table Thumbnail

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pier 1 Imports. All opinions are 100% mine. I have never been big on setting the table for momentous family meals like Thanksgiving and Christmas. By the time I'm done cooking, all I really want to do is sit, eat and relax. I tend…

How to Have a Stylish, Green Thanksgiving with Little Waste Thumbnail

EDITOR'S NOTE: I originally published this post last year. Because many of my tips are still the same, here it is again, with some edits and important additions. Photo by CarbonNYC I hate to say it, but I've never been big on decorating for Thanksgiving. After I have spent all day in the kitchen over…