Food & Wine

Google "Dirty Dozen Foods" to learn highest concentration of pesticides in produce

What is a GMO and why should you care? How much pesticide is on your peach? Why should you even care if the wine you are drinking is organic? What kind of restaurants should you be supporting and why? Mrs. Green will shock, delight, inform and challenge you. Trust me.

Radio Shows

Food Security: a Global Challenge

07.23.16

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…

Mrs. Green's News


12.17.15
The White and the Green Elephants

Eight Mrs. Green Reflections

Just about everyone I know has been to, or at least been invited to, a white elephant holiday gift exchange party. Typically everyone brings an unmarked wrapped present and people take numbers, get to pick their gift to open or “steal” a present that has already been…

11.14.15
How Green is Your Monday?

David Yeung, Co-founder of Green Monday – Green Monday is a social enterprise group that promotes and enables green, healthy and sustainable living. Through his vegetarian promotion…

08.14.15
Send in the Whales

A Very Short Missive from Mrs. Green

The actual definition of vacation is: an extended period of recreation, especially one spent AWAY from home or in traveling. Some synonyms: break, time off, recess. I’d like to take the liberty of adding “critical to…

07.03.15
I Dream of Greenie

I know it REALLY dates me but several decades ago there was a show called I Dream of Jeannie. Blaming it totally on my age at the time, I enjoyed the show and there were times I wished I had a real genie so I could get my three wishes. So much for that. For the purpose of this newsletter, just take the leap with me…

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Three Things About Renee’s Organic Oven

1. Renee’s Organic Oven has the best, most delicious, healthiest spinach salad in all of Tucson, Arizona. And did I mention their creamy garlic and feta cheese dressing?
2. Renee’s Organic Oven has so many delicious, healthy, organic menu items to choose from that it’s hard to order pizza when you go in there.
3. People travel from all over Pima County because sometimes the craving for one of their “to die for menu” choices is just too strong to ignore.