Archive for the ‘Green Living’ Category


BEST OF SHOW: Is Your Child Safe in His/Her Car seat? FACTS You Need to Know!

Jessica Mitchell, Certified Car Seat Technician, Tucson Medical Center and Melissa Zukowski, MD Medical Director Pediatric ED – I hope we have thousands of listeners. Did you know…

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Filed Under: Health, Kids, Radio Show

Tucson’s Wheels: What Keeps them Turning?

Jim DeGrood, Pima Association of Governments, Deputy Director, Patrick Hartley, Sustainability Coordinator – We’ll hear from Jim and Patrick with an overview of the RTA (Regional Transportation Authority) program with an emphasis on mobility,

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, Home, Innovation and Technology, Radio Show, Travel, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

Community Rights & Rights of Nature: A New Paradigm

Kai Huschke, Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund, Community Organizer in the Pacific Northwest – That’s a long title but Kai and his colleagues are building something big.

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food and Wine, Health, Home, Innovation and Technology, Radio Show
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My Walk This Morning? For The Birds!

Like millions of Americans, today is the day I recommitted to getting regular exercise for 2017 and actually started. And I REALLY mean it this year.  Sound familiar?  Let me just add that I really mean it.  And it’s not about losing weight (which would be great) but about my commitment to good health. At […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Article Types, Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Green Living, Health, Mental Health, Sustainability, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

BEST OF SHOW: Why Thrifting Matters

Judith Simmons, Marketing Specialist Goodwill Industries of Southern Arizona & Michael Meyer, Vice President of Donated Goods Retail and Marketing at Goodwill Industries International – Thrift…

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

BEST OF SHOW: Creating a Culture of Peace Worldwide

Leslie Meehan, PhD Co-Founder and Council Member Gaiafield Project – Leslie is a social architect and activist committed to community healing and transformation. How are we learning to…

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

BEST OF SHOW – Bread, Wine, Chocolate: the Slow Loss of Foods We Love

Simran Sethi, award-winning journalist & author – I am so thrilled to report that I have met and spent time with Simran Sethi and she is quite impressive on so many levels. Since I haven’t…

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Filed Under: Food and Wine, Health, Home, Radio Show
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Are We Loving Yellowstone to Death?

Help is on the way! Enter Heather White, President & CEO of Yellowstone Forever, who I recently interviewed. Yellowstone Forever resulted from the merging of the Yellowstone Park Foundation (fundraising) and the Yellowstone Association (education) last summer. They are developing…

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Filed Under: Innovation and Technology, News, Newsletter, Travel

Repair a Home, Build a Community

T. Van Hook, CEO, Habitat for Humanity Tucson Tucson. It’s a city with a unique character and cultural influences. Its neighborhoods are peppered with distinctive architecture and fun, funky houses. But like most cities, Tucson faces a very real need – a need to ensure that everyone has a safe and decent place to call home. […]

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Filed Under: Home, Kids, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community
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Yellowstone: Preserving a National Treasure

Heather White, President & CEO of Yellowstone Forever (And friend of MGW) – This Foundation is the official fundraising partner of Yellowstone National Park. It was started in 1996…

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Filed Under: Radio Show, Travel