Archive for the ‘Tips to Live Green’ Category


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Connecting Entrepreneurs with Local Food

Just a brief intro from Mrs. Green – I am an avid localist & support locally owned businesses in every way I possibly can.  Even though this blog contains information pertaining to an event in Tucson, the concept is global. I am proud to use our social media platforms to support events/movements like this one.  […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Buy Green, Food and Wine, Gardening, Green Living, Health, Tips to Live Green, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community
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Time to take out “The Garbage”

Until a couple years ago, I had never given much thought to what was inside the pillow I slept on for too few hours a night. I was young(er) and all I was worried about was comfort. I never thought to question if it was healthy…or safe!

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Buy Green, Environmental Impact, Green Living, Health, Kids, Tips to Live Green
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BALLE Anyone?

  It is truly okay if you are wondering what the heck is BALLE and why you should care. Please just trust me and read on. You won’t be sorry. Two or three years ago I am not quite sure I knew what BALLE stood for and even now I have to look it up. It stands […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Article Types, Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Green Living, Health, Innovation and Technology, News, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tips to Live Green, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community
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Plastic Pollution: Can We Win This One?

I know I have written about plastic pollution since the birth of Mrs. Green.  We all probably know everything I am going to write about but let’s face it – who among us can’t use some friendly reminders about the threat plastics are to our world – literally?  Thanks to my recent guest, Dianna Cohen, from […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Green Living, Health, News, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tips to Live Green
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Now’s the Perfect Time to Go Solar

On a national scale, solar energy is becoming an increasingly popular choice for homeowners and businesses. The environmental impact, long-term savings and sustainability all combine to make it an attractive alternative, as evidenced by the boom in the industry over the last six years.   via Modernize Solar Between 2008 and 2014, the market for solar […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Blog, Environmental Impact, Green Living, Home, Innovation and Technology, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Sustainability, Tips to Live Green, Utilities/Energy Savings
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Save Face: Eco-Friendly Skin Care

All of us take care to ensure that we are eating organically grown food free of harmful pesticides and chemicals every day. At home, we have switched to energy efficient appliances that utilize minimum energy and decrease our carbon footprint. To reduce fuel consumption and save the environment from toxic exhaust gases, we’ve started using […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Fashion and Beauty, Green Living, News, Sustainability, Tips to Live Green
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Why Mrs. Green is Giving Away Her New Book

We really ARE giving away my new book, Your Mother Called (Mother Earth)…You’d Better Call Her Back to every person who becomes a Mrs. Green Sustainer at the $100 level or above. Please read on…

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Filed Under: Fashion and Beauty, Food and Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, Kids, News, Newsletter, Tips to Live Green, Travel
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Happy Green Year – Let’s Get Started!

Why not add one or two GREEN mini-resolutions to your New Year’s list this year? Much smaller in scale than many of the lofty goals we make and break year after year, these steps can add green cheer all year long to our environment, health and even our pocketbook. The very first step you can […]

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Filed Under: Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Green Living, News, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Sustainability, Tips to Live Green, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community, Utilities/Energy Savings
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Energy-Smart Illuminating Ideas!

Any time I am looking for ways to save money on energy, it’s as simple as going to the website for my local power company , I am constantly impressed by their tips, their commitment to providing alternative energy sources and their innovative, creative programs designed & offered to help save me (the consumer!) money AND […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Home, Innovation and Technology, Tips to Live Green, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community, Utilities/Energy Savings
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My 15 Minutes on the Bench

Intro from Mrs. Green – Scott Caddow is one of my best friends and has joined me on the Mrs. Green journey almost from day one.  Truth be told, I think he lives a greener life than I do and I KNOW he has made massive changes in what he eats, the food he cooks, where […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Green Living, Health, News, Tips to Live Green, Travel, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community