05 May '11, 1pm

Feliz Cinco de Mayo! Nab some last-minute tips to make your festivities just a little bit greener today

Feliz Cinco de Mayo! Nab some last-minute tips to make your festivities just a little bit greener today

Take your party outside. You’ll use less energy if you take advantage of natural light by hosting your event while the sun is still shining. Find a garden or terrace for drinks at sunset. Photo: Flickr/Vero.b What’s the best way to avoid the Eddie Cochran “Summertime Blues”? Throw a party of course! Celebrate summer’s sweet inception by hosting the best (and greenest) shindig on the block. So, grab the karaoke mic, put on your party hat, dancing shoes and follow our green party tips. 1. Avoid paper invitations. We know, there’s nothing quite like a personalized invitation in the mail. But stationary can cost a ton of money and use an unnecessary amount of resources. In fact, the Sierra Club estimates that about 900 million trees are cut down annually for the production of paper worldwide. While you may think an online invitation isn’t quite as glam, it really is the newest...

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