Fresh Finds: Reduce, Reuse, Refresh

Eco-fun for your diet, décor and more.

| May/June 2009

  • TerraCycle Vinyl Clock; La Mediterranea Dishes; Slate Cheese Board Set
    Photography By Michelle Galins
  • Naturally Nora Cake and Frosting Mixes
    Photography By Michelle Galins
  • So Delicious Coconut Milk
    Photo Courtesy So Delicious
  • Christy Organic Cotton Towels; Lavanila Candle; Smock Stationery
    Photography By Michelle Galins
  • Zero-VOC Olympic Paint; Robbie Adrian Organic Cotton Blanket
    Photography By Michelle Galins

TerraCycle transforms old vinyl records into hip home décor. Made from records collected from local radio stations, these clocks help keep e-waste from the landfill. Vinyl record clock: $13. (609) 393-4252. Register to win this TerraCycle vinyl record clock! 

These red-hot, recycled dishes from La Mediterranea are made of 100 percent recycled glass from Spain. Available in 19 colors, the Aster collection matches any kitchen. 3.5-inch red bowl: $12; 8-inch red salad plate: $22; 10-inch red dinner plate: $30. Register to win these La Mediterranea dishes! 

Serve cheese and appetizers in style. This slate cheese board set provides a natural cutting surface; add flair by chalking food descriptions on the board. Two cheese knives are included with the set. 12-by-16-inch cheese board set: $70. (800) 233-6011. Register to win this slate cheese board set! 

Feel good about baking from a box. Free of preservatives and artificial colors, Naturally Nora kosher cake and frosting mixes do not contain dairy or soy. The mixes, available in yellow and chocolate, are packaged in recycled materials printed with vegetable-based inks. Cake and frosting mixes: $3 to $4. (888) 868-6672. Register to win these Naturally Nora cake and frosting mixes!

Add a splash of coconut milk from So Delicious to your morning cereal or coffee. This dairy- and soy-free product is naturally light, sweet and vegan. 1⁄2-gallon coconut milk: $4.50. (866) 388-7853. Register to win this So Delicious coconut milk! 

Wrap yourself in a certified organic cotton, waffle-textured towel from Christy. Dyed with nontoxic, colorfast ink, these towels are made of cotton grown and processed without harmful chemicals. Available in four colors: white, ivory, taupe and seafoam. 30-by-60-inch bath towel: $37. (800) 233-6011. Register to win these Christy towels! 

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