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Just what things can you do in your home to save energy, water, and ultimately the planet AND money? Mrs. Green has tons of ideas for you. You may want to install some awnings or coat your roof or have an enery or water audit. Or, you may want to harvest your rainwater or go all the way by installing solar on your house. Mrs. Green will help you make informed decisions.

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How Healthy Is Your Apple?


Amie Valpone, Editor-in-Chief of The Healthy Apple – Amie’s mission is to change the way people eat and her tagline is: Feeding People Food – The Way Food Was Meant…

Mrs. Green's News

To Heat or Not To Heat: That is the Question

(Where Chemicals Lurk in your Kitchen)
In the last newsletter I asked about topics you would like to see covered in our newsletter and you answered. Thank you! I was touched by the number of responses and the quality of the questions. I will do my best to cover every topic in the upcoming newsletters.

It’s Just a Little Bit of Grease, Right?

Wrong!  Here’s the skinny on why you don’t want to throw grease down your drain EVER.  In other words, you do NOT want the Grease Monster to get you. 1. It could clog your pipes 2. It could cause costly repair bills 3. It could cause RAW sewage to back up into your home.  (This […]

When it comes to food, let facts get in the way.

  “Ain’t nothing like the real thing, baby.”  I know I am dating myself referencing that OLD song by Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell (we’re talking 1968 here – yikes!) but ever since I interviewed Amy Kalafa (filmmaker of Two Angry Moms) on my show last October, real food is always on my mind, and […]

The Power of the Purge – 4 Easy Baby Steps!

Blog #3 in the series Confessions of an Eco-Evader by Sue Carr: If you follow this blog, you know that I’ve been spending more than my fair share of time on the Environmental Working Group website…

Did You Know?

Three Things About Shaffer Dry Cleaning & Laundry

1. The owners of Shaffer Dry Cleaning & Laundry are constantly updating their NINE facilities, operations and practices to be able to offer the finest cleaning service in the most eco-friendly manner possible.
2. They have been “perc” free since 1998?
3. Shaffer adopted one of the most eco-friendly cleaning processes available – the Green Earth process – that is both environmentally AND garment friendly, AND will recyle all of your hangers.

All of their stores are drop off centers for Big Brothers Big Sisters too!