Be EGOlogical

My Mission: To save the planet and keep some extra money in your wallet

“Tetris” Your Dishwasher

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Washing your dishes may seem like a hassle, but what’s an even bigger hassle is trying to get everything to fit.  I know it may seem time consuming, but do your best to “Tetris” your dishes around so more can fit in the dishwasher load.  Also, only run the washer when it is completely full […] [Read More]
Categories: General, Home

Reduce Paper Towels Consumption

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After you wash your hands, if the public bathroom you are in does not have hand driers and you are forced to use paper towels, limit the amount of paper towel you take to dry your hands.  You don’t need 3 feet of paper towel to dry off your hands, so just take the amount […] [Read More]
Categories: Bathroom, General

Say NO to Gum

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When on the run there a certain items that are a necessity for you to go about your day.  Whether in your purse or in your pocket, these items typically include your wallet, cell phone, and a pack of gum.  Maybe you have a bad taste in your mouth that you want to get rid […] [Read More]
Categories: Activity, General

Cheaper Coffee… With the Same Great Taste

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Why pay $5 for a cup of coffee at Starbucks when you can pay a fraction of the price by bringing your own cup of Joe from home?  Not only do you get to save a bunch of money, you can drink it on the go with a really fancy looking cup!  Also, make sure […] [Read More]
Categories: General, Home

Less Really is More… More Money in Your Wallet

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This is sensitive, but serious topic and I’m only going to say it once: You do not need a huge wad of toilet paper to wipe your bum!  Only take what you need to use after using the toilet.  I know it’s easy to naturally just grab a lot of toilet paper, but in reality […] [Read More]
Categories: Bathroom, General

Big vs Small Handwriting

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Almost no two person’s handwriting is the same.  Everyone has their own style, thickness, or HEIGHT to each letter they write.  One thing that most people aren’t aware of is how much space their handwriting fills up on a paper or how much ink their personal handwriting uses.  Next time you’re taking notes in class, at […] [Read More]
Categories: General, School & Work

Disposable vs Reusable Dinnerware

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Happy Labor Day 2011!  Today we Americans celebrate the hours of effort and labor that make our society and economy function.  On this holiday, it is common to get together with family and friends for a barbeque to celebrate.  Countless hotdogs, hamburgers, and corn on the cob are cooked on the grill while there is […] [Read More]
Categories: General, Home

Reuse School Supplies

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As summer comes to an end, we all get excited to go back to school for various reasons which may include: seeing your friends every day, getting back into a routine, learning new things, and most importantly getting new school supplies!  Buying a fresh binder with no scratches on it or a new set of […] [Read More]
Categories: General, School & Work