Archive for the ‘Awareness & Action’ Category


Tips for a Food Waste-less Thanksgiving

This newsletter is going to be more on the “Mrs. Green Light” side of things as we head into my favorite holiday of the year: Thanksgiving. And since everyone I have spoken with in the last twelve hours is over-the-top busy and hurrying up getting ready to relax, this is going to be a record breaking short one too.

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Filed Under: Awareness & Action, Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Health, Home, Kids, News, Newsletter

Intentional Living by Intentional Giving!

Judith Simmons, Director of Marketing, Goodwill Industries of Southern Arizona – According to an article in Forbes magazine, Americans spent close to $1 trillion during the holidays last…

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Filed Under: Fashion & Beauty, Home, Kids, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community

Women: Keepers of the Earth

Osprey Orielle Lake, Co-Founder & Executive Director, WECAN (Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network) International – From where I sit, WECAN is doing some of the most…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Radio Show

BEST OF SHOW: Conscious Consumerism: The Big Lie?

Alden Wicker, Founder, EcoCult – All I can say is yikes and you don’t want to miss this one. Alden Wicker is shaking things up, calling us all out and sharing how what she thinks are better ways…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Water Policy: Challenges & Solutions

Sharon Megdal, Director, Water Resources Research Center (WRRC), University of Arizona – Truth be told, Sharon Megdal is her very own Wikipedia when it comes to everything you ever…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Home, Innovation & Technology, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community, Utilities & Energy Savings

Carbon Calculation 101

Shyla Raghav, Conservation International’s Climate Change Lead, Conservation International (CI) – For 30 years Conservation International (CI) has worked to protect nature for the benefits it…

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Filed Under: Awareness & Action, Environmental Impact, Health, Home, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Utilities & Energy Savings

BEST OF SHOW: Your Moment of Truce!

Diann Peart, PhD, Principal and Visionary, Truce – Imagine a company whose core values include making cleaning products that are not at all harmful to your health or the health…

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Filed Under: Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community

BEST OF SHOW: Climate Reality: What’s Next?

Olena Alec, Director of Climate Reality Leader Engagement, Climate Reality Project – When you have an organization that spans six continents, 10 branch offices and 135 countries, where…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, Home, Radio Show

Soul Feeding in the Amazon

In lieu of writing a newsletter while away in the Amazon, Mrs. Green shot her first ever video newsletter. See what she has to say about her upcoming trip, how it connects her to her passion for the health of the planet, and why the Rainforest matters.

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, News, Newsletter, Travel

World Habitat Day: Global Impact

T. Van Hook, CEO, Habitat for Humanity Tucson – On World Habitat Day, Habitat for Humanity joins the United Nations and organizations around the world in raising awareness…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Home, Innovation & Technology, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community