Archive for the ‘Green Living’ Category
Mindfulness: A Blessing or a Burden?
I remember a time, that now seems very long ago, when I would wake up in the morning and start my day with the regular routine. You know the drill – go take care of Nature’s business, take a shower, brush my teeth, apply skin care and make-up (pretty minimal for me), dry my hair […]» Read more
Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Fuel Efficiency & Automobiles, Green Living, Health, Home, News, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Utilities & Energy Savings
Where’s the Beef? And the Pork? And the Healthy Pet Food?
The good news for the planet is that more and more people are becoming vegans and vegetarians or at the very least, cutting down on the amount of meat they eat. It’s good news for the planet because the methane produced from cows alone contributes to the acceleration of climate change so the less meat […]» Read more
Filed Under: Awareness & Action, Blog, Food & Wine, Green Living, Health, News, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community
178, 98 and 20 – Numbers You Should Know
When it comes to the Environmental Working Group’s annual Shoppers Guide to Pesticides in Produce, I am a victim of mixed emotions every year. Yes, of course I want to know which fruits and vegetables are laden with pesticides and which are not. But I never seem…» Read more
Filed Under: Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, News, Newsletter
The Future of Your Home: Part Two
Mike Baruch, TEP’s Residential Energy Efficiency Program Manager – What is the future of your home as it relates to energy? Do you have a Nest? If not, why might you want one?» Read more
Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Events, Home, Radio Show, TEP Podcast, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community, Utilities & Energy Savings
How Inconvenient Is The Truth? Installment #2
For new MGW newsletter subscribers, this is Installment Number Two highlighting some of the education I received while in training as one of Al Gore’s Climate Reality Leaders in Denver, CO several weeks ago. I hope you find it informative and helpful…» Read more
Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, Home, News, Newsletter