Archive for the ‘News’ Category
Mindfulness: A Blessing or a Burden?
I remember a time, that now seems very long ago, when I would wake up in the morning and start my day with the regular routine. You know the drill – go take care of Nature’s business, take a shower, brush my teeth, apply skin care and make-up (pretty minimal for me), dry my hair […]» Read more
Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Fuel Efficiency & Automobiles, Green Living, Health, Home, News, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Utilities & Energy Savings
Where’s the Beef? And the Pork? And the Healthy Pet Food?
The good news for the planet is that more and more people are becoming vegans and vegetarians or at the very least, cutting down on the amount of meat they eat. It’s good news for the planet because the methane produced from cows alone contributes to the acceleration of climate change so the less meat […]» Read more
Filed Under: Awareness & Action, Blog, Food & Wine, Green Living, Health, News, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community
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…» Read more
Filed Under: Food & Wine, Gardening, Health, Home, News, Newsletter
How Inconvenient Is The Truth? Installment #2
For new MGW newsletter subscribers, this is Installment Number Two highlighting some of the education I received while in training as one of Al Gore’s Climate Reality Leaders in Denver, CO several weeks ago. I hope you find it informative and helpful…» Read more
Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, Home, News, Newsletter
How Inconvenient Is The Truth?
INSTALLMENT NUMBER ONE
Remember the documentary An Inconvenient Truth? I certainly do. Did you know that it is has grossed over $50 million earning its place as the 9th highest ranking in US box office receipts for a documentary of any kind? I had no idea. I found that out when yet another of my dreams came true last week in…
Filed Under: Innovation & Technology, News, Newsletter
What Has the EPA Done for You Lately?
Alternative Facts Not Included
The answer is: LOTS! I am ever so hopeful that after reading this newsletter, you will conclude that we need the EPA and all that it stands for. And that you might even consider engaging in any effort you can to preserve it. The Environmental Protection Agency…» Read more
Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food & Wine, Health, Home, Kids, News, Newsletter
Did You Have Milk with Your Pesticides Today?
Imagine my disgust when a newsletter I subscribe to showed up in my inbox several weeks ago with this headline: Breaking: Alarming Levels of Monsanto’s Glyphosate Found in America’s Food. Even this non-scientist knows about glyphosate.» Read more
Filed Under: Food & Wine, Health, Home, Kids, News, Newsletter
Top Ten Reasons Why I Love My Audi e-tron!
Prelude: Just a little bit of history. Since the birth of Mrs. Green’s World almost 10 years ago, the Chapman Automotive Group in Tucson, Arizona, has been a major champion, partner, and supporter of the MGW mission and vision. Together we have accomplished some pretty amazing things and at some point, I will…» Read more
Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fuel Efficiency & Automobiles, Innovation & Technology, News, Newsletter, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community