Eco Living

Why and How to Shop by Bike

Sep 7th, 2017 | By Anne-Marie Bonneau

Today, we bring you a guest post by Anne Marie Bonneau, otherwise known as The Zero-Waste Chef. Anne Marie blogs about living a zero-waste life, and she's got some great tips. Here, she writes about shopping for food by bike.
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Reduce, Reuse. . .Bicycle

May 23rd, 2014 | By Cedric Rose

National Bike Month is coming to an end, and it’s likely inspired some new people around the country to add biking to their lifestyles. One of the first things they may have discovered is that cycling comes with its own array of accessories. Giving extra thought to your biking accessory choices can make your ride even greener and provide longer-lasting solutions. In some cases you might be able to up-cycle everyday throwaway items, putting durable, everyday materials to work on your bike, instead of building everlasting landfills.
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A Bike Is Your New Car

May 12th, 2014 | By Cedric Rose

May is National Bike Month, and with it comes a lot of great ideas about how to start biking to work. But if you’re one of those people who feels left out of the bike commuting movement — whether you live too far from work or you have to drop off a carload of kids in the morning — there are plenty of other opportunities to use a bike to replace some gas-powered trips. Here are a few tips on how to use a bike when you otherwise rely on an auto.
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Seattle Vs. Denver: Who Wins the Sustainable Super Bowl?

Jan 30th, 2014 | By Amy Leibrock

Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos fans may not see eye to eye about who they want to win Sunday's Super Bowl XLVIII, but supporters of these two football teams do share one thing in common: They live in eco-minded cities. So we thought we'd pit Denver against Seattle in our own EcoSmackdown to see who really comes out on top on food and fuel sustainability issues.
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The Sustainable America 2013 Gift Guide

Dec 14th, 2013 | By Amy Leibrock

If you're still shopping for holiday gifts (and who isn't), we've put together a great collection of gift ideas that will help anyone on your list live the sustainable lifestyle. We've got ideas for locavores, cooks, bike commuters, and anyone who likes to save money on gas (um, that's everyone, right?)—as well as a few last-minute gifts you can whip up in your kitchen in a pinch.
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Bikes make life better...

Nov 14th, 2012 | By Aubrey Yee

Bikes Make Life Better wants to show your company how making biking easy and enjoyable for employees can make work more fun and improve health and the bottom line.
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