Archive for 2009

Happy new year from ecoki!: Attachment

Making some greener resolutions this year? We doubt you’re alone. This is a great time to make changes to your lifestyle that will benefit you, your community and the planet.


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Build a villa in just three days: Attachment

Feeling ambitious? Perhaps you’d like to build a villa in, oh, three days. Don’t think it can be done? Think again.

Happy Holidays from ecoki!: Attachment

All the crew at ecoki wish you a wonderful Christmas and holiday season! May it be filled with fun get togethers, heart-warming moments, and everything else that makes the season bright.

101+ best holiday eco-gift ideas: Attachment

This is it. The final week. Christmas is sitting just five days away and a load of folks are still scrambling for those last minute gifts on their list. All of a sudden we’re remembering to buy one more thing here and two more things there… And suddenly, we’re feeling a little overwhelmed.

Great gift idea: Green Label organic shirts: Attachment

Looking for that great last minute gift? You can’t go wrong with Green Label Organic, a family owned and operated tee-shirt business based out of Virginia. We love them and know you will too – and so will any gift receiver on your list.

Dreaming of a Green Christmas: Attachment

For many people the holidays are a time of excess. Excessive drinking, excessive eating (I had three desserts at Thanksgiving…), excessive shopping, et cetera. And every holiday season that amounts to a 25% increase in landfill waste.

Top 10 eco-health gift ideas for 2009: Attachment

Everyone knows that the true spirit of Christmas can be lost in the capitalist pursuit of acquiring more “stuff.” This “stuff” is usually unremarkable, forgettable clutter that we give just because it’s that time of the year.


Looking for ideas for the holiday season? Check out our article Gifting green for those extras on your list for teachers, babysitters and more!

Gifting green for those extras on your list: Attachment

The gift-giving season is approaching and the most difficult gifts are always for those who fall into the miscellaneous category of teacher, babysitter, housekeeper, or coach.