Archive for the ‘Fashion & Beauty’ Category


Are You Ready to be Inconvenient?

Please note: there are two sides to this story and I hope you stay with me for both of them.
On the one side…According to every dictionary site I searched, inconvenient is an adjective that means not convenient especially in giving trouble or annoyance or causing trouble, difficulties or discomfort. So I…

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

Kiva: Beyond Charity

Premal Shah, President and Co-Founder and Kathleen Bennett, KIVA – I have stood in awe of this incredible organization from the first time I read about it well over ten years ago…

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Filed Under: Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Radio Show, Travel

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

CONSCIOUS CONSUMERISM: THE BIG LIE?

Or is it Just Not Enough?

I have to admit when my friend Molly sent us a link to an article that started out with these lines: “Conscious consumerism is a lie. Here’s a better way to help save the world” I was taken aback. How can this be? But…

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Filed Under: Awareness & Action, Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Kids, News, Newsletter, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Travel

BEST OF SHOW: Five Fun Ways to Incorporate Upcycled Furniture in Your Home

Kristy Soracco, Habitat for Humanity Tucson – Just in time for spring cleaning,…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Home, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

BEST OF SHOW: Ready for the Clutter Diet?

Judith Simmons, Goodwill Industries of Southern Arizona, Marketing Specialist and Lorie Marrero, author of The Clutter Diet – It’s hard to believe that Spring is in the air when it seems like New…

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Filed Under: Fashion & Beauty, Health, Home, Radio Show

INQUIRING MINDS WANT TO KNOW:

THE INSIDE SCOOP
Pretty much from the minute I write one newsletter, I start thinking about the next one. I am always on the lookout for good content, topics that will inspire you or encourage you to change a behavior, or something I just can’t wait to share and, yes, sometimes topics that might make you angry and motivate you to march or call your elected official or get your home air quality…

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Filed Under: Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Kids, Newsletter

Celebrating 10 Years of Making an Impact

Gina Murphy-Darling, Founder and CEO Mrs. Green’s World – Ten years ago, Gina Murphy-Darling said “yes”. She stepped into a role that she felt called to fulfill – being a vessel of education…

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Filed Under: Awareness & Action, Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Innovation & Technology, Kids, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Travel, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community

It Takes A Village – Or Maybe 10,000

Doug Lapp, Senior Buyer and Purchasing Manager and Val Schade, Ten Thousand Villages – What do I love about Ten Thousand Villages and why was the MGW team so impressed with…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show

Who Made Your Clothes?

Carry Somers, Founder and Global Operations Director, Fashion Revolution – The team at Fashion Revolution believes that fashion should feel good. They believe that much of the global…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Health, Radio Show