Archive for the ‘Gardening’ Category


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?

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

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

BUCKETS OF RAIN TIMES TWO

By Guest Writer – Bonnie Gonzales, Mrs. Green’s World team member

Greetings Dear Reader. Mrs. Green is enjoying the last days of her much anticipated travels with family and friends. I’m stepping in for this issue. Allow me to lay the foundation of my story with a brief explanation…

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Filed Under: Gardening, Health, Home, News, 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

IS GREEN HIP?

My sincere and heartfelt thanks for the amazing and much appreciated feedback about my last newsletter – On Mind, Body, Spirit: Earth Day 2017. It felt great and made me believe that it is something many of us are hungry for. Hope you are remembering to feed your soul. Gentle reminders to follow.

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

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…

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Filed Under: Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, News, Newsletter

Trash is for Tossers!

Lauren Singer, Founder & Waste Free Planet Preserver: Meet Lauren Singer – she lives a zero waste life in New York City of all places. Two transformative moments/events showed up in Lauren’s…

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Filed Under: Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Innovation & Technology, Kids, News, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Perfect Imperfection

Ben Simon, Founder, Imperfect Produce – I embarrass myself when I am around Ben Simon. How can someone so young have such vision, such ability to articulate and then execute…

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

BEST OF SHOW: Tank’s Green Stuff

Jason Tankersley, CEO, The Fairfax Companies – Since 1989, The Fairfax Companies have been true leaders in the business of sustainability. From the recycling of green and post construction waste,

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Filed Under: Gardening, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community