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Our best collection of DIY Recycle Christmas Ornaments anyone can make with recycled materials. With two more weeks til christmas, there is still time to have a crafty party with friends or family and see what you can do.
Planetpals Green Holiday Journal. A Santa Bag Stuffed With Free Downloads, Crafts, Ideas, Decorating and Tabletop Solutions that are Eco friendly and Free!
It's Thanksgiving and there is no better time to remind you to Recycle!
- Put out easily accesible recycle bins for guests
- While cooking and preparing make sure you recycle paper, bottle, cans, plastic and foam (Some places like PUBLIX supply foam tray recycle bins)
- Try to u … Read full post »
Make a new tradition
Thanksgiving is a time for traditions, sharing and caring with friends and family. This year find a new way of sharing thanksgivings and start a new tradition of your own.
Here are some clever and creative ideas to inspire you! Use recycled natural materials wheneve… Read full post »
It's Thanksgiving and we give thanks for all these great green ideas for Thanksgiving crafts, sharing and fun healthy food alternatives for our friends and family.
Join us at the Planetpals Thanksgiving Journal and make your Thankgiving greener, too!
Check out Planetpals Green Halloween Journal for frightfully good ideas for the holiday!
Pumpkin carving ideas that will put a smile on your face!
Whether you are attending a pumpkin carving party or carving a pumpkin for your front stoop, pumpkin carving can not only be creative, but fun, for any age.
Recently we attended a pumpkin decorating event in Boston that was… Read full post »
What to do with pumpkins after Halloween and Thanksgiving
Bart Simpson pumpkin by Julie Steinhilber and Tony Mazzola
At Planetpals we say waste not, want not! So, we've come up with this great list of not only useful, but yummy ideas to help you utilize and recycle the pump… Read full post »
Freecycle Frees You and Frees The Planet Of Unwanted Waste
Did you know?
The average American throws away 4 pounds of waste every day, amounting to 20 million tons per year, nationwide.
Create one of a kind costumes that are not as tricky to make as you might think.
Dress your pet in green style this holiday and you will be gobblin' up the savings while treating your pet to a lot of attention.
We found some pretty unique ideas out there… Read full post »
Scarecrows made from recycled matetrials that are not scarey at all!
Scarecrows go as far back as the Egyptians. Originally used to frighten away hungry quail along the Nile. Farmers have been using them to deter local birds from eating their crops ever since.
Drive around the USA in th… Read full post »
Today is World Animal Day.
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Let's think about world creatures and living things on Earth today and everyday. After all, we all work together.
Think before you throw!
Finding smart ways to reuse and recycle trash is not only a great way to save money but it’s a small contribution to saving our earth’s resources as well. Reusing the same items in creative ways, rebuilding what’… Read full post »
Great Green DIY Peace Activities You Can Do!
It's 9/11 and World Peace is on our minds with just eleven more days til International Peace Day, too!
Perhaps you are attending a peace celebration, having one at school or celebrating on your own.
Be a Planetpal and join u… Read full post »
Make back to school greener this year repurpose something!
You can spend lots of green or make green. How? Just reuse something by upcycling something you already own or a new found object. Try finding one at a thrift store. It's a lesson in repurposing. This not only… Read full post »
Unusual ideas for an unusual couple!
Planning your wedding? Looking for ideas to make your special day greener? Not only can a green wedding be cost effective, it can be Earth Friendly!
We have been collecting Green wedding ideas and tips to inspire you to think about the planet while… Read full post »
I still don't know why every town in the world does not have a town transfer station. It makes sense and cents.
Why? Because nearly everything gets recycled!
Transfer stations vary from town to town. But the ultimate town transfers have areas for reusable Electronics, Paint and ha… Read full post »
A Creative Collection Of Chores Challengers Even You Can Make With Recycled Everyday Materials
It's not always easy for Parents to get their children to do chores. But turn it into fun and kids will want to do them. Whether you have them choose their chores or list them,… Read full post »
Earthday Food Art.
They are our gift to all our Planetpals on Earth's Birthday: So head on over to Planetpal… Read full post »
Easter is over. How many ways can we resurrect those Plastic Easter Eggs?
Of course, we can save them and reuse them next year. But what else? Here are some creative and fun recycle craft ideas to use plastic eggs. Please, remember to use recycled materials to decorate them… Read full post »
Did you know you can make recycle symbols on your keyboard?
To "Copy" and "Paste" already made symbols go here to Wikipedia
To Type them in unicode or html: Here are instructions in unicode and html to make the 5 plastic symbols as well as some general recycle symbols:… Read full post »
14 of the simplest egg coloring ideas even you can do.
Egg painting is an ancient art in many cultures. It has become a tradition to dye eggs for Spring holidays , as well as, a fun activity to do with your family.
Here are my favorite picks for… Read full post »
These clever people did!
As the Northeast prepares for a major storm today, I thought it would be fun to take a look at the fun that snow can bring!
I have fond memories of snowmen, snow forts and my mother making us snow desert with snow, lemons and… Read full post »
Getting the loot is a hoot but now what?
Events like Mardi Gras in New Orleans and Gasparilla in Tampa are a lot of fun. But it adds up to tons of waste. Much of that is plastic beads that end up in a landfill.