Archive for the ‘Home’ Category


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

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

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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Ready to Talk Trash?

Imagine fitting ALL of the trash you created in one YEAR into one mason jar. Is there any part of you that thinks it’s even possible? That someone could live a happy, fun, exciting life and really only produce that much trash? I could not until I had the opportunity to meet Lauren Singer. Get ready to have your bright green socks knocked off. She is a young, fun, hip,…

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

Celebrating 40 Years of A Local Treasure: Bookmans

Sheila Kressler-Crowley Celebrating, Marketing Director – After 40 years of major success as Arizona’s Number One Used Bookstore, Bookmans is celebrating this year by getting back…

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

BEST OF SHOW: Meet A Green Know-It-All!

Rachel Gutter, Senior Vice President of Knowledge, U.S. Green Building Council – From everything I could read about Rachel, she is a true green rock star. In addition to being…

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Filed Under: Home, Kids, Radio Show