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    [ECO]: Easy Ways To Go Green in 2016

    With 2016  rocking and rolling for everyone already, what’s a better time to start being green than now?  While going green is a process, these are a few easy steps you can take on your journey of being more eco-friendly.  β™₯ Switch your light bulbs to energy saving Compact fluorescent lightbulbs – they use about one 1/3 of electricity and last 10 times longer. β™₯ Switch off wall sockets when not in use as they draw a lot of “phantom/vampire” energy while not in use. β™₯ Stepping away from your computer for more than 20 minutes? Switch it to “sleep mode” and make sure to power off at the end of…

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    [ANNOUNCEMENT]: Earth Life Media

    Big News for The Glam Green Girl! Earth Life Media is an eco-marketing agency based in the beautiful suburb of Somerset West, Western Cape. I’m thrilled to announce that I am now the Official Ambassador for Earth Life Media!  Their mission, as a company, is to support businesses and entrepreneurs within the green, wellness and sustainability community across South Africa and Africa. Earth Life Media has been the given account to manage the strategy, digital brand illumination and business development for SA’s first all green lifestyle event, Earth Expo 2016. With this, has come the appointment of myself as an ambassador for the Earth Expo 2016. Here is the link to the…

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    [ECO]: Greening Your Office

    Eco Tips for The Workplace Image Source: Jeff Sheldon from Unsplash Being green in your home is one thing, but carrying it through to your workplace is fantastic! How does one go about greening your office? Well here are a few tips I’ve put together for you: 1) At the offices I currently work at, we’ve implemented a recycling system so we all sort our trash into paper; plastic; tin and glass and this gets picked up once a week. Try google companies that will come pick up your recycling for you, or where you can drop it off.  2) Need to print out documents? We use scrap paper (paper…