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Environmental Benefits of Donating Your Car

    As an eco-conscious person, you know that the longer you can keep something out of the landfill, the better. Right? For most items, this is true. Your old car, however, may be an exception. In fact, there are quite a few compelling environmental reasons to get rid of that old clunker. Here are […]

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Filed Under: Blog, Home, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Got Household Hazardous Waste?

Cristina Polsgrove, Public Information Officer, City of Tucson Environmental Services – Cristina will be with me to help you get rid of it! We all have products in our home that are labeled toxic…

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Filed Under: Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

BEST OF SHOW: Moms Clean Air Force

Dominique Browning, Co-founder and Senior Director – Don’t ya love it? Moms Clean Air Force is a community of moms and dads uniting against air pollution, including the…

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Filed Under: Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show

BEST OF SHOW: Protecting You from Toxic Chemicals

Michael Green, Executive Director for the Center of Environmental Health – Can you think of anything that matters more to you than your health and the health of those you love? So what’s a person…

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

Food Security: a Global Challenge

Jennifer Burney, Assistant Professor School of Global Policy and Strategy University of California, San Diego – Are you sure you know what food security really means and if not, why…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food and Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show

Ecocentric Mom: Well Being, Delivered

Casey Powers, Owner, Ecocentric Mom – As a new mom, Casey felt like she had to take a crash-course in ‘mom supplies.” She wanted to choose the healthiest and best products for…

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Filed Under: Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show
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What If…

(…you decided to change the world – one step at a time)

What if everyone single person reading this newsletter came up with his or her own “what if I committed to changing just this one thing?” or picked one of the possibilities I have included below and actually stuck to it? It would change the world – just like that.

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Filed Under: Health, Home, News, Newsletter
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Peace

I had every intention of making this newsletter fun and light. I wanted to share a story about our search for certain colored marbles that are missing from our Chinese checkers and tie it in to why one should shop local. Then Orlando happened. The marble story will wait. I don’t feel light. I don’t feel fun at this moment. I don’t feel like writing about LED lights or composting…

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Filed Under: Home, Kids, Newsletter
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Being, Listening, Breathing, Healing

  The very good news is that as I sit and write this, I am surrounded by conditions that are close to idyllic. It’s a cool and breezy 72 degrees and I am in the White Mountains in a little village called Greer, Arizona. Not only can I hear any number of birds singing, but […]

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Filed Under: Blog, Health, Home, Kids, Travel
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Being, Listening, Breathing, Healing

The very good news is that as I sit and write this, I am surrounded by conditions that are close to idyllic. It’s a cool and breezy 72 degrees and I am in the White Mountains in a little village called Greer, Arizona. Not only can I hear any number of birds singing, but the sound of the Little Colorado River about 50 feet from my door could put me to sleep – easily!

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Filed Under: Health, Home, Kids, News, Newsletter, Travel