December 2010

I Can’t Do Many More Acts of Green, But You Can Thumbnail

Oh, the joys of renting. This winter, we've discovered something about our apartment that really sucks. Actually, we discovered it during the summer, but the cold weather amplifies this problem quite a bit. Our problem? The air conditioning/heating system is not nearly powerful enough for the whole apartment. More specifically, the system cools and/or heats…

Before & After: Crazy Beautiful Toy Kitchen Thumbnail

LOOKING for more DIY play kitchens? Click here for a roundup with lots more projects, photos and ideas, including a DIY toy workbench for a little boy! And if you like this post, Subscribe to Green Your Decor for more DIY projects and green ideas! I like to think of myself as pretty crafty. I…

Green Gift Giveaways, Day 9: Timberland Earthkeepers Boots! Thumbnail

I've been looking for a new pair of boots for a long time. And I mean a looong time. See, I had this problem a few years back. I bought cute boots with stiletto heels knowing full well that they are uncomfortable as heck. So this year, I decided that was going to give away…

Our Christmas Tree is Up (and I Want to See Yours!) Thumbnail

Last year, my husband and I went to a local Christmas tree farm to cut down our own tree. This year, however, we live in a different city, and the farm that is closest to us ran out of trees really early. The next nearest farm was a half hour away via the Interstate, and…

Green Gift Giveaways, Day 8: Sprout Eco-Friendly Watch! Thumbnail

I'm one of those people who feels naked without a watch. My iPhone is a pretty good stand-in, but nothing beats having a watch on your wrist for quick time checks. Of course, at with anything else I buy these days, I have to know of what and how my watch is made. With Sprout…