- KangarooBoo - Nice online site of eco-friendly "wooden toys, handmade and handcrafted toys and smart children’s products." Products are all made from sustainable materials. Read more about.
- Green Kids, Sage Families: The Ultimate Guide to Raising Your Organic Kids - (book) Read EcoSalon's review of this book.
- 12 Ways to Recycle Used Coffee Grounds - (TheDailyGreen)
- Canada's Organic Icewines - (GreenMuze) "Icewines are an intensely sweet desert wine made from grapes that have frozen during the cold winter months."
- Get an LED Motion Night Light - (TheDailyGreen)
- CFL Bulb Guide for Less Mercury in Our Homes - (Eco Child's Play) Includes bulbs containing the least mercury, what to do if a CFL bulb breaks, and where you can recycle CFL bulbs.
- Put a Cork in It - (EcoSalon) Very cool looking cork mosaic tiles.
- Go Battery-Free with a Wind-Up Remote Control - (EarthFirst)
- Twist & Shout about How Clean your House is - (ecofabulous) Some eco-friendly cleaning products from a company called Twist.
Beauty & Fashion Stuff
- Ferragamo Gets Green: New Eco Handbags - (Sprig) "Eco Ferragamo will launch in the spring of 2009..."
- Recycled Plastic Bag Boots - (GreenMuze) Now here's a truly novel way to upcycle plastic bags.
- A Wallet guide for safer cosmetics - (green LA girl) From The Environmental Working Group who developed the Skin Deep Cosmetic Safety Database which we've mentioned before in previous posts...we use it all the time.
Tech & Science Stuff
- New CO2-Eating Cement could Help Fight Global Warming - (EarthFirst) We're curious to see how this will be adopted.
Work & Business Stuff
Nature & Environment Stuff
- 7 Architectural Wonders of the Natural World - (WebEcoist)
- 7 Animal Finds of 2008 - (Environmental Graffiti) We like the little gremlin creature, while the gigantic squid is a bit terrifying.
Arts, Entertainment & Travel Stuff
- My fave eco-socio-political online games - (green LA girl) These are actually kind of fun to play...great way to waste time.
- Oprah Gets Her Good On With High-Roller Holiday Donation - (Ecorazzi)
- Who's Who in Green: Daryl Hannah - (EarthFirst)
- China Planning World's Largest Solar Farm - (CleanTechnica)
- In Japan, Recycled Bottles Save Drowning Victims - (EcoGeek) Cool...save people and money at the same time.
Political & Social Stuff
- The Obama Administration is Taking Questions/Votes Via the Web - (The Inspired Economist) Wayyyyy cool!! And check out what the top 2 questions are.
- High Standards for Businesses Wanting in on Obama's Green Stimulus - (EarthFirst)
Other Random Cool Stuff
- Is It Better to Drive an Old Car or Replace It with a Higher Gas Mileage Model? - (TheDailyGreen)
- U.S. Cities Want Your Waste Holiday Cooking Oil for Biodiesel Cars. - (Gas 2.0)
- Unclaimed Recycling Deposits in California to be Used for Green Jobs - (Ecoscraps)
- A Fair Trade Year in Review - (change.org) We're happy that much progress has been made with regards to Fair Trade, especially with coffee. However, still much to do in regards to chocolate.
- California Implements Global Warming Rating for Cars - (EcoGeek)
- Times Square New Year's Eve Bash Resulted in 40 Tons of Trash - (EarthFirst) Not really the best way to start of the New Year, is it?