Archive for the ‘Kids’ Category


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

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: Events, Kids, Radio Show, TMC Podcast
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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

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
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BEST OF SHOW: Caridad: Caring in Action

Kristen Culliney, Life Skills Instructor/Program Manager, Caridad Community Kitchen – At the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona, they change lives in the greater Tucson area by feeding…

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Filed Under: Food and Wine, Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community
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How to Green Your Halloween!

Judith Simmons, Director of Marketing, Goodwill Industries of Southern Arizona – Why would anyone go out and buy a “ready-made” Halloween costume when you can visit your local Goodwill and…

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Filed Under: Fashion and Beauty, Home, Kids, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

One Less Straw!

Carter & Olivia Ries – I will never forget the first time I read about and then interviewed Carter & Olivia Ries. I believe they were something like 10 and 9 at the time and were…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food and Wine, Health, Kids, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

BEST OF SHOW: Natural Pod – Kid & Planet Friendly

Bridgitte Alomes, Founder, Natural Pod – When I met Bridgitte at a conference several months ago, it was very clear she is on a mission to make non-toxic and natural play…

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Filed Under: Kids, Radio Show

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