Archive: June 2012

"Wouldn't it be cool..." or How We Came Up With Menus That Grow Carrots

Company president Heidi Reimer-Epp pulls back the curtain on a creative team meeting that resulted in an innovative new product - menu cards that can be planted to grow carrots. Read more

New Ideas for Personalizing Wedding Favor Pillow Boxes

With our beautiful new seed paper colors, we wanted to update our wedding favor pillow box project to show you a few of the great new options you have to choose from. Check out our summer and winter pillow box wedding favors. Read more

{inspiration board} Coral and Pink Wedding Ideas

We're really inspired by coral and pink for everything right now, but it's also an amazing color palette to inspire great wedding ideas. We've put together a inspiration board to show you a few of these awesome ideas, including some of our plantable wedding invitations and fav... Read more

Eco-Friendly Event Planning Ideas

We've all been to them before - conferences, luncheons, banquets, fundraisers, and many other corporate events. As great as they are for learning, networking and participation, they tend to leave behind quite a bit of waste. Choosing to be eco-friendly when planning your next ... Read more

{free printables} Flag Bunting for Fourth of July

A free printable to help you with decorating for Independence Day. This free flag bunting is easy and fun to do. It's even better when printed on seed paper, that way you can send your guests home with a eco-friendly favor that will grow wildflowers. Read more

{free printables} Flag Bunting for Canada Day

A free printable to help you with decorating for Canada Day. This free flag bunting printable is easy and fun to do. It's even better when printed on seed paper, that way you can send your guests home with a eco-friendly favor that will grow wildflowers. Read more

Wedding Planning Checklists

As a recent bride (I was married this past January), I remember how important my planning checklists were for making sure that I got everything done in time for the big day. This series of free wedding planning checklists from event planner Jess Ehlers are amazing, and free! Read more

DIY Wedding Favor Ideas

Wedding season is definitely upon us. I can remember this time last year going a little crazy trying to find cute favor ideas for my own wedding. After much searching I had it narrowed down to a few I really liked. The only problem was, I had to figure out how to execute makin... Read more

Free Printable Wall Art for Father's Day

With Father's Day right around the corner, why not do something special to honor your Dad? Here's a great free printable to help you do just that. You can frame it like we've done or you can use it as a card and write a personal message on the back describing what makes your D... Read more

World Environment Day

Happy World Environment Day today! Did you know? World Environment Day was designated by the United Nations in 1972 to stimulate action on the environment and empower people from every corner of the globe to become active agents of sustainable and equitable development. Read more

June Is Here, It's The Perfect Time To Plant Some Flowers

June has finally arrived, don't forget to flip your Eco Calendars. It's a great time to plant your garden of veggies, herbs and flowers. Use the past months of the Eco Calendar to grow a garden of wildflowers. Read more