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

A Daily Dose of Nature

03.28.15

Richard Louv, Children and Nature Network – Their vision? A world in which ALL children play, learn and grow with nature in their everyday lives. Their mission? The CNN is leading…

Mrs. Green's News


03.26.15
In Your Wheelhouse!

Spring is in the air in Tucson, which means it’s time for Bike Fest and Cyclovia. Every year about this time, people get their bikes out of the shed, pump up the tires, oil the chains and join in all the fabulous bike activities that are scheduled in April. Most everything is free and many […]

02.25.15
Let’s Clear The Air

Have you ever really stopped to think about all the GOOD things going on in your community no matter where you live?  Public agencies to keep us safe, nonprofit programs designed to help protect our children and medical institutions that help keep us healthy. Here’s an example of an innovative program that definitely impacts our quality […]

02.04.15
Fuel for Thought

Add me to the list of people jumping up and down and clicking my heels together that gas prices are lower. Let’s be honest – it’s a budget item for every car owner.  Lower gas prices mean more money in our pockets to save or spend in other ways that can be more fun than […]

12.23.14
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 […]

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.