Happy 40th Anniversary to Earth Day!!

Posted on 22. Apr, 2010 by in Fun

Can you believe this is the 40th anniversary of celebrating EARTH DAY? That means alot of mammas weren’t even born on the 1st EARTH DAY or were mere tots.  What do you think they did to celebrate EARTH DAY?

As is our goal at RockIt Mom to provide not only Fitness and Fun but green tips, we found some great information about how to celebrate today and a great site for a “Fashionista with a green conscience” this site has eco-licious fashion, fun and food, Greenista.com

Here are some fabulous fun Earth Day specials:

•Gain free admission into all 392 U.S. national parks now through Sunday, April 25.

•Trade in six plastic bottles or soda cans for a free hat made from recycled bottles at the Disney Store on April 22.

•Babies R Us will give you a free reusable tote bag if you bring a valid coupon (PDF) into its stores through April 22. Plus, you’ll get a 25% discount off all the clothing and shoes you can fit into the bag.

•Evos is giving away free organic milkshakes served in biodegradable cups on Earth Day. The healthy fast-food chain has locations in California, Florida, Georgia, and North Carolina.

•Origins is offering a trade-in program on Earth Day only. Bring one of your current skin-care product bottles — empty or full, from any brand — to an Origins counter and receive a free full-size cleanser. Choose from Checks and Balances Frothy face wash or Perfect World antioxidant cleanser with white tea.

•Get a chance to win a $20,000 green home makeover by registering on the Purex website by April 30.

•Enter a sweepstakes to win 1 of 10 smart fortwo vehicles by making a pledge to help protect the environment on Safeway’s website through April 27.

•Sign up for the Drive Home Green sweepstakes on Target’s website through the end of the month. The grand prize is a 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid. You could also win bicycles, electric scooters, a national park trip, and other prizes.

•Add a green pledge to the Sierra Club’s Earth Day map for a chance to win a trip for two to Hawaii.

 Here are some more opportunities for Earth Day discounts.

•Travelocity is offering up to 40% off prices at 40 green hotels across the globe.

•Travelzoo is giving discounts on U.S.-based, LEED-certified hotels.

•Walgreens will refill your printer cartridge for $1 instead of its usual $12 on April 22 only. It’s also offering a 22 percent discount on its green products through April 30.

•Amazon is offering up to 34% off some of its Earth Day reads.

•Drugstore.com is offering up to 40% off products from its “green and natural” store through April 23.

•Numi Organic Teas is giving a 20% discount on April 22 — just enter Eday40 at checkout.

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