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EcoWatch’s Favorite Green Gifts for the Holidays

EcoWatch’s Favorite Green Gifts for the Holidays

The holidays are coming and if you’re stuck on what to give your eco-conscious friend or relative, we’ve got you covered. At EcoWatch, we’re big fans of homemade presents, products that actually help the planet, and putting our dollars towards a good cause. This year, our staff has rounded up some of the best green […]

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    5 Tips to Protect Kids From Cellphone Radiation During Holiday Travel

    5 Tips to Protect Kids From Cellphone Radiation During Holiday Travel

    By Nicole Ferox If you’re traveling this holiday season, chances are your kid will have a device in his or her lap for at least part of the trip. Don’t feel bad. We get it. Traveling with kids is harder than lifting a memory foam mattress. Anything using a Wi-Fi or cell signal emits some […]

    Holiday Shopping: Best Retailers for Toxic-Free Gifts

    Holiday Shopping: Best Retailers for Toxic-Free Gifts

    By Tom Hucker The holiday shopping season is upon us, and Americans are expected to spend a whopping $1.1 trillion in holiday purchases this year. Across the nation, discerning shoppers will seek out information to help them choose safe and healthy products for their families and friends. They will read warning labels to help them […]

    10 Tips for Hosting a Wonderful and Waste-Free Holiday

    10 Tips for Hosting a Wonderful and Waste-Free Holiday

    By Clara Chaisson For many, the holiday season is a time of plenty. But with all the feasting, the decorations and the gift swapping, it can be easy to go overboard. And for hosts, especially, there’s a lot of pressure to make sure guests feel adequately stuffed and the house looks sufficiently bedecked. While there’s […]

    Turkeys: Who Are They, and Why Should We Care?

    Turkeys: Who Are They, and Why Should We Care?

    By Karen Davis We adopted Amelia as a young turkey into our sanctuary from a local farmer. She lived with us for five years until her legs gave out, and we had to call our veterinarian to put her to rest, surrounded by her friends in the yard. Until then she hung out happily with […]

    These Celebs Have Your Vegan Thanksgiving Covered

    These Celebs Have Your Vegan Thanksgiving Covered

    We know which celebrities are making the kind choice to help turkeys by not eating them this Thanksgiving. So now, we’re looking at what will be on their plates, with a rundown of some of our favorite celebrity-inspired vegan recipes, just in time for the holidays. Warning: We strongly advise against reading the following on […]

    Holiday Cheer: Drinking Wine Can Be Good for the Environment!

    Holiday Cheer: Drinking Wine Can Be Good for the Environment!

    By Stuart Butler Christmas is just around the corner and with it flying reindeer and over-sized turkeys, carol singing and tinsel covered trees. The holiday season also means wine-drinking (and the younger and more excited your children, the more bottles of wine you’ll likely require). For those of us who imbibe, it’s almost impossible to […]