Environmental Impact

Riding a bike is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint

How can one person make a difference for the environment?  How do you measure your carbon footprint?  How come baby Albatrosses are dying on remote, uninhabited islands in the Pacific Northwest?  Here you’ll find a reality check and a way to connect the dots — making the case that we are all really a part of ONE planet. Only one!

Radio Shows

Eco-Heroes to the Rescue! Captain Planet Spotlight Series – Part II


Dr. Jane Goodall, the Jane Goodall Institute & Leesa Carter, Executive Director, Captain Planet Foundation – Drum Roll Please! Our guest for the first part of our show…

Mrs. Green's News

Happy Green Year – Let’s Get Started!

Why not add one or two GREEN mini-resolutions to your New Year’s list this year? Much smaller in scale than many of the lofty goals we make and break year after year, these steps can add green cheer all year long to our environment, health and even our pocketbook. The very first step you can […]

My 15 Minutes on the Bench

Intro from Mrs. Green – Scott Caddow is one of my best friends and has joined me on the Mrs. Green journey almost from day one.  Truth be told, I think he lives a greener life than I do and I KNOW he has made massive changes in what he eats, the food he cooks, where […]

Ride the Wave of Possibility

This blog was written by Amy Timmons, a member of the Mrs. Green team, who represented all of us for the People’s Climate March on September 21, in New York City. It was great to have an eyewitness to history in the making. Here is the uncut version and certainly reflects how much sacrifice was involved in Amy’s determination to show up and be counted. Made me feel like I was there.

Environmental Excellence – The Green Academy Awards

Imagine over 500 people sitting in a very nice ballroom, all very dressed up and  gathered to celebrate environmental excellence. Imagine an organization who works all year to find groundbreaking solar projects, innovative transportation initiatives, river restoration projects and environmental education programs to find ones deserving of a Green Academy Award. Imagine Mrs. Green thinking […]

Did You Know?

Three Things About Cartridge World

1. Kathy and Chuck Sawyer have three Cartridge World locations in Tucson that refills inkjet and laser cartridges and provides FREE pick up and delivery for businesses.
2. They employee people full time, are active in the community, support local events and are striving to make a difference by being good stewards of the community.
3. They have a cartridge recycling program for non-profits and schools that actually makes money for those organizations.