Archive for the ‘Buy Green’ Category


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Connecting Entrepreneurs with Local Food

Just a brief intro from Mrs. Green – I am an avid localist & support locally owned businesses in every way I possibly can.  Even though this blog contains information pertaining to an event in Tucson, the concept is global. I am proud to use our social media platforms to support events/movements like this one.  […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Buy Green, Food and Wine, Gardening, Green Living, Health, Tips to Live Green, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community
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Time to take out “The Garbage”

Until a couple years ago, I had never given much thought to what was inside the pillow I slept on for too few hours a night. I was young(er) and all I was worried about was comfort. I never thought to question if it was healthy…or safe!

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Buy Green, Environmental Impact, Green Living, Health, Kids, Tips to Live Green
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2014 Green Gifts For The Holidays

The holiday season is on the horizon, and it’s time to start brainstorming for gift ideas for all of the people on your list. This busy and often hectic season is the perfect time to remind others to be eco-friendly and conscious of their impact on the environment. Giving green gifts to your family members and […]

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Filed Under: Awareness & Action, Blog, Buy Green, Fashion and Beauty, Food and Wine, Gardening, Green Living, Home, Kids, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Sustainability

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…

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Filed Under: Blog, Buy Green, Environmental Impact, Fashion and Beauty, Green Living, Health, Home, Kids, News, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tips to Live Green
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Three Planet-Saving Back-to-School Tips

Even after all these years, when I think of back to school I think of new crayons – my very own box! This  news bulletin took me on a trip down memory lane AND made it a great green day for me.  How things have changed…                 Pima […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Buy Green, Environmental Impact, Fuel Efficiency/Automobiles, Green Living, Home, Kids, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tips to Live Green, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community, Utilities/Energy Savings

Have You Ever Put A Hole in the Sky?

Ever think about the ultimate impact of  buying a plastic water bottle ? Ever think you might be putting a hole in the sky? Thanks to my friend Tesa for gifting me with the book of poetry Grasshopper Guru by Jane Brunette and for her thinking of me when she read this particular  poem.  Definitely green […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Buy Green, Environmental Impact, Green Living, Health, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tips to Live Green
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Project 2013 – One Man’s Green Journey (Part One)

Way to go on guest blog! FYI, Scott Caddow is the owner of Legenday World and one of my best friends. He has joined me on the Mrs. Green journey and is creating more green living habits each and every day. “Hello Mrs. Green! I thought I would pen a quick guest post for you […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Buy Green, Environmental Impact, Food and Wine, Green Living, Health, Home, News, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tips to Live Green
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Why Should I Care?

Why should you and I care about wasting water? about if we eat organic or not? about global warming? about whether or not fracking is a good thing? about genetically modified organisms (GMOs)? about whether our car is fuel-efficient or not? or if ocean acidification is killing all the oysters (among other things)? or even give a thought to […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Buy Green, Environmental Impact, Fashion and Beauty, Food and Wine, Fuel Efficiency/Automobiles, Green Living, Health, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Sustainability, Tips to Live Green, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community, Utilities/Energy Savings
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Mrs. Green Makes it a Great Day At VerVe – Always

Hear ye, hear ye. You are about to get inside my  bright green head  so you can see why I am a true fan AND a true believer in VerVe and Aveda. I don’t know about you but when it comes to someone actually touching my head and putting “stuff” on my face, feet, hands & […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Buy Green, Environmental Impact, Fashion and Beauty, Green Living, Health, News, Sustainability, Tips to Live Green, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community
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Green Litmus Test for Buying Your Next Car

Before I get to the test questions – a short digression. I really do believe a picture is often worth lots of words. Case in point:  my first car from Chapman Tucson.  Truth be told, Chapman has been my biggest sponsor since Mrs. Green was merely a twinkle in my Irish eye.  Why?  Because among their Chapman […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Buy Green, Environmental Impact, Fuel Efficiency/Automobiles, Green Living, News, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community