April 22, 2009

Happy Earth Day!

While I haven't put together any great plans for Earth Day, I wanted to put together a list of some of my favorite green posts from the past year.
  • I love using my homemade baby wipes, since they're both safe on my son's bum, and on the earth's too!
  • My homemade laundry detergent is worth the elbow grease of shredding the Fels-Naptha soap. Try it out yourself, and free the rivers and streams of phosphates.
  • Reusing Newspaper in some creative ways
  • Joining a local food CSA
  • And of course, drying your clothes on the clothesline, which I haven't necessarily devoted a post to, but I talk about it all the time!
Enjoy your Earth Day, wherever on Earth you may be!

9 comments:

  1. It's so windy and dusty here, I can't imagine hanging clothes out to dry!

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  2. You are one crunchy green mama! Go girl!

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  3. Excellent ideas Kathleen. If I hung my laundry outside it would be covered in bird poop. :(

    My family belongs to a CSA, we love it and look forward to it every spring!

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  4. Happy Earth Day! Pretend that we are going out for organic, fair trade coffee to celebrate... :)

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  5. My greenest commitment is our membership to the food coop. I have to work 3 hrs a month but it is worth it to support local organic farmers. Happy Earth Day my friend. Don't miss my one-day only contest to celebrate:

    http://momtrends.blogspot.com/2009/04/happy-earth-day-and-green-toy-giveaway.html

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  6. If I can be at least a shade of the green you are... I love your ideas & I try very hard to do what I can.

    Kathleen - Thank you so much for your supportive comments on my post today. It helps so much to know that I am not the only one. You are the greatest you know? You do so much to support other bloggers and I hope you know how wonderful you are!

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  7. happy earth day! so glad to hear you dry your clothes outside too. I'm the only one in my neighborhood to do so, and I think my neighbors think I'm weird, but I don't care. :)

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