Often the plastic toys that come from giant chain stores are not only less healthy for kids, but also have the most packaging. A lot of that packaging is difficult to reuse or recycle. So for our fourth post for our Guide to a Green Holiday in Metro Vancouver series, we have a variety of green kids gift ideas for you!
In this week’s feature from “Iona’s Guide to a Green Holiday in Metro Vancouver”, we will review tips on how to minimize waste, recycle and be as green as we can be when it comes to gift wrapping.
There are some studies that have shown that many holiday store-bought decorations contain at least one hazardous chemical at levels of concern. These include beaded garlands and string lights. While this doesn’t necessarily mean you have to ditch all of your holiday decorations, you may want to think about these 5 alternative green options.
What's the greener choice for Christmas trees - an artificial tree or a real one? Well break it down for you and help you make the right choice.
For today’s post, I’m going to answer a question that I often get – is an organic mattress worth investing in and which one should I buy? The answer to the first part is yes – sort of. If you think about it, all of us spend a considerable amount of our life sleeping, especially […]