The Twelve Days of a Green Christmas…Seventh Day…

On the seventh day of Christmas my green friend gave to me...7 LEDs, 6 fair-trade chocolates, 5 solar lights, 4 faucet aerators, 3 large rain-barrels, 2 new thermostats and a live...Christmas tree! In case you just started reading my Twelve Days of a Green Christmas and are wondering why, on New Year's Eve, I am writing about … Continue reading The Twelve Days of a Green Christmas…Seventh Day…

12 of the Deadliest Plants

While planting your gardens with gorgeous flowers you should keep in mind who will be enjoying your landscaping efforts.  If you have curious young children or pets visiting often you may want to consider eliminating these toxic plants or not including them at all in your yard. While I knew of 6 or 7 of … Continue reading 12 of the Deadliest Plants

Can You Eat Your House?

OK, that was a little bit of a trick question, but these houses are edible!  I ran across a slideshow with these incredible, edible entries of the winner and runner ups of the 2011 Gingerbread House Contest held by This Old House.  I'm thinking these "houses" are also green 🙂 Maybe you have made gingerbread … Continue reading Can You Eat Your House?