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5 Ways to Green Your New Year’s Eve Party

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2. Turn Down the Heat

Speaking of warm guests, all of those bodies in your house add up to free heat! There’s no need to crank the thermostat to keep your company warm. Instead, turn the heat down and let your friends and family’s body heat do the work for you. If things start to feel chilly, you can always throw on some dance music to get folks moving which will warm everyone up naturally.

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Becky Striepe

Becky Striepe is a freelance writer and vegan crafter living in Atlanta, Georgia. Her life’s mission is to make green crafting and vegan food accessible to everyone! Like this article? You can follow Becky on Twitter or find her on Facebook!


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8:52AM PST on Jan 30, 2013

Thank you

7:14AM PST on Jan 29, 2013

Thank you

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11:43AM PST on Dec 12, 2012

Good advice. Thanks.

5:43AM PST on Jan 11, 2011

Good ideas, they can apply for any party so it's gread reading even after new years

1:42PM PST on Jan 7, 2011


10:48AM PST on Jan 3, 2011

Some great ideas, thanks!

7:39AM PST on Jan 3, 2011

Interesting, thanks!

4:48AM PST on Jan 3, 2011

We have a good collection of glass, wooden, cloth and even clay (my kids made when they were in kidnergarden) decorations which we use every year.

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