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Favorite green thing to do….

On January 2nd, 2009, posted in: Miscellaneous by 0 Comment

Better late than never…. Here’s a pic of my daughter and me (boy, our bangs needed a trim) at Coop America’s Washington DC Green Festival. The question was: “”What’s Your Favorite Green Thing to Do?”" Well, DUH… of course you know what my answer was! My “little” girl added Biking… peace, love, and chill out...

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Going Green is a Journey

On December 3rd, 2008, posted in: Miscellaneous by 0 Comment

It’s time to replace my roof. I looked at solar options and of course, the wonderful selections of innovative green roofs, but alas, my budget is forcing me to either prepare for some leakage or revert back to traditional shingles. I am opting for the traditional, but this has given me much pause. Ever ounce..

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DC Greenfestival was Organic Comfort for Us…

On November 12th, 2008, posted in: Miscellaneous, Natural Bedroom by 0 Comment

WOW!! It was so GREAT this past weekend at the Washington, DC Greenfestival. I’m glad we decided to go, even if it was last minute and thrown together so quickly. We just finished a 3-week local home show in Virginia Beach, so we weren’t sure we could squeeze the Greenfestival into the schedule but four..

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2008 Young Eco-SuperHero

On November 9th, 2008, posted in: Miscellaneous, Natural Bedroom by 0 Comment

Here he is… our top-title holder for the Hampton Roads Young Eco-SuperHero 2008 award. Christopher McElroy, of Norfolk, Virginia impressed all of us with his amazing presentation about Green Roofs. WOW, this kid had us wanting to install a green roof on every home in the country! As the winner, Christopher won his very own..

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Win FREE passes to DC Greenfestival

On November 2nd, 2008, posted in: Miscellaneous by 0 Comment

Come join us in Washington DC this weekend! MARK YOUR CALENDARS…. Saturday and Sunday, November 8th and 9th Coop America’s 2008 GREEN FESTIVAL Washington DC Convention Center This is a fantastic venue if you’re interested in green living! A terrific line-up of speakers and an amazing assortment of vendors (like us) will be there to..

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Passing Thoughts

On October 15th, 2008, posted in: Miscellaneous, Organic Apparel & Textiles by 0 Comment

Like most Americans, the economy has been foremost on my mind. The downturn in the stock market, rising prices and the threat of a recession or worse is a cause for concern, but it also a good opportunity for reflection and evaluation. Growing up, I would listen to stories told to me by my grandmother,..

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Homearama

On September 29th, 2008, posted in: Miscellaneous, Natural Bedroom by 0 Comment

A rush of excitement is in the air here at Organic Comfort Zone as we prepare for the 2008 Hampton Roads Homearama show in Virginia Beach. Our wonderful products have been selected to be featured inside the “green” house, which is the largest home featured this year, boasting over 6,500. “The Mothership” is a Georgian..

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Organic Bedding Boat that Floats

On August 24th, 2008, posted in: Miscellaneous by 0 Comment

It was a great day at the annual Willoughby Marina Duck Tape Regatta. We couldn’t ask for nicer weather! Our “Organic Comfort Zone” six-member team built a boat in 4 hours and guess what? We WON the “Most Unique” award. We used our CozyPure® scrap organic bedding to decorate and it looked like a cozy..

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How I Came to be Part of this Family

On August 15th, 2008, posted in: Miscellaneous by 0 Comment

I admit it. I feel guilty when I leave the grocery store with a fist full of plastic bags filled with containers that may be made from toxic plastics and I consider their inevitable resting place. My heart falls when my furnace or cooling system engages at the thought of what I am personally doing..

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Moving is not easy, but worth it

On July 29th, 2008, posted in: Miscellaneous by 0 Comment

The summer is flying by too fast. We’re still settling-in at our new location which we love! Here are shop pictures we took as we were setting up and unpacking. Our new facility offers more open production space. YEAH. We renovated using “green” materials, including restoring the original concrete floors in the showroom. I’ll try..

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