Planting a few simple herbs reaps instant benefits

The number of people gardening is growing almost exponentially. Whether you are interested in starting small with an herb garden on your counter or taking a giant step into becoming a full-blown gardener (an ORGANIC one of course!), or doing it all with hydroponics, come on in! From composting to natural pest control for your plants to where you can get local support!

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Celebrating 10 Years of Making an Impact


Gina Murphy-Darling, Founder and CEO Mrs. Green’s World – Ten years ago, Gina Murphy-Darling said “yes”. She stepped into a role that she felt called to fulfill – being a vessel of education…

Mrs. Green's News


By Guest Writer – Bonnie Gonzales, Mrs. Green’s World team member

Greetings Dear Reader. Mrs. Green is enjoying the last days of her much anticipated travels with family and friends. I’m stepping in for this issue. Allow me to lay the foundation of my story with a brief explanation…


My sincere and heartfelt thanks for the amazing and much appreciated feedback about my last newsletter – On Mind, Body, Spirit: Earth Day 2017. It felt great and made me believe that it is something many of us are hungry for. Hope you are remembering to feed your soul. Gentle reminders to follow.

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…

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…

Did You Know?

Three Things About Fairfax Companies

  1. Did you know that the Fairfax Companies‘ recycled garden and landscape division is called Tank’s Green Stuff and that over 70,000 tons of valuable landscape “waste” materials are recycled annually?
  2. And did you know that the leading compost organization in the nation, US Composting Council, named Tank’s Green Stuff the “2016 Composter of the Year” for its Tank’s 100% Organic Compost, a premium organic soil amendment for all garden and landscape uses?
  3. The Fairfax Companies can recycle STYROFOAM (and other types of foam like polyethylene), using their densifier equipment which removes the air from the foam, so that it can be shipped efficiently and made into new recycled plastic products. Gotta love that all day long! Check them out.