My Story - Why I Went Green

Green Earth Journey

The story about why I have gone green and why am I writing a blog about it. I blog about my green journey, green product reviews, Etsy Handmade sellers that are green, How To's, Eco News, Buddha quotes, Life with My Kids and more. So you and I are here day in and day out.

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Green Earth Journey

I've had TheSnag since late 2007, but it's only been stocked and active since February 2009. Besides your business practices, do you do other things to live a green life?

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Trending Sources

We Go ECO - GreenSmart Review and Giveaway

Green Earth Journey

Any company can make something out of cotton and call it green. Giveaway Details The giveaway will run from today Monday, August 10 th 2009, until Monday, August 24 th 2009 at Midnight. Do you see that super sexy water bottle up there in that picture? Take a look. Do you see it?

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Jesse Danger

Green Earth Journey

Tags: recycled metal blog Jesse Danger elegant gifts jewelry men conscience green women etsy independent handmade environment seller

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Review and Giveaway! - Piggy Paint

Green Earth Journey

blog contest eco environment giveaway green lots of colors nail polish nailo polish remover no fumes non toxic piggy paintMy daughter is 1 1/2 and I have thought longingly of painting her little nails but I refused.

Top 10 Most Endangered Species

Green Earth Journey

Green-Cheeked Parrot Found in Northern Mexico Extremely intelligent Endangered because of careless captive handling and habitat destruction 10. According to the World Wildlife Federation (WWF) the top 10 most endangered species are: 1.

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From My Inbox

Green Earth Journey

This is the first certified carbon neutral building, receiving the highest score ever from the LEED program of the US Green Building Council. Hi, Just wanted to tell you about The Giving Tree Band, Here is the story on their latest album and how they are pioneering sustainable music!

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Broad Street

Green Earth Journey

Besides your business practices, do you do other things to live a green life? Name: Sara Bradstreet Shop Name: Broad Street Shop Link: Blog: www.broadsinthestreets.

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Rocket Fuel In Infant Formula

Green Earth Journey

Marianna from Green Mamas Pad reposted this and I feel is important to repost as well. On rocket fuel in infant formula By Jovana Ruzicic April 2, 2009 [link] You don't need to be a parent to know that moms and dads have a lot to worry about--anything from their kids' healthy growth and development to the friends they choose and those math homework assignments. No this is not a joke. We were planning on using powder formula for Willow, we will NOT be now.

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Allow me to introduce myself.

Green Earth Journey

My trip toward a more complete goal of eco-responsible has brought me to my current experiment with homesteading and sustainable local living and to reading Hyla's Green Earth Journey. You can visit me on my own home turf (AFTER reading Green Earth Journey, of course!) Like any worthwhile life journey, the progression through eco-awareness to eco-responsible is a gradual one. I flirted with eco-awareness in high school in my "Bohemian" phase.

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The Venus Project: Bombastic Dream or Realizable Future?

The Alien Next Door

The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Thursday, March 19, 2009 The Venus Project: Bombastic Dream or Realizable Future? science-fiction posted by SF Girl @ 9:32 AM 158 Comments 158 Comments: At March 19, 2009 12:04 PM , Catana said.

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Minimalist Golf: A New Face on an Old Line

The Alien Next Door

Designers are purposely leaving in creased and crinkly surfaces that lead to unexpected bounces and rolls and even seeding their fairways— and greens— to fescues rather than the common blue and bent grasses. according to Jim Sutherland of Westworld Magazine (Summer, 2009).

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Architecture of Dreams & the Salk Institute

The Alien Next Door

The lime grove combines living green with sturdy rock. In 2004, the Times Higher Education Supplement ranked Salk as the worlds top biomedicine research institute in 2004, and in 2009 it was ranked number one globally by ScienceWatch in the neuroscience and behavior areas.

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Hitting a Moving Target—What is Normal?

The Alien Next Door

The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Tuesday, April 7, 2009 Hitting a Moving Target—What is Normal? “We Sawyer in the March 20 (2009) issue of the Ottawa Citizen entitled, All Screens Are Not Equal. Green, C.S.

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Margaret Atwood's Wise Words About Debt & Altruism… “A Portrait of.

The Alien Next Door

It’s easy to write them off, particularly when their hair is green —Nancy Slonim Aronie …How did she know my hair was green? March, 2009 ( ) Munteanu, Nina. At February 11, 2009 1:03 PM , SF Girl said. At February 11, 2009 2:48 PM , Janet said.

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Green christmas trees

Green Living Tips

What type of Christmas tree is more environmentally friendly, fake or fir? What about some other alternatives

Green Friday

Eco-Vegan Girl

While I try not to consume too much, it is a good day to save money on holiday gifts ( check out my green gift ideas post ). Green Friday tips: Buy only what you, or the person you're giving to, needs. Etsy's Green Friday deals. Green Nest in Culpeper, VA will have some specials. Green with Glamour is offering a generous 33% off (code GRECHEN33). They sell a lot of cool green gifts. Real Green Goods is offering 20% off.

Love Parks Week 2009

Green (Living) Review

July 25 to August 2, 2009 is “Love Parks Week” in Britain by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Love Parks Week is the perfect excuse to get outdoors and enjoy the summer. Love Parks Week 2009 will take place between Saturday 25 July and Sunday 2 August.

Soda Can Pinwheel Flowers

The Go Green Blog

Tags: Green Crafts Recycling CanarsieBK Crafts Mike Lieberman Pop Can Soda Can

Green Hero: Gili Islands’ Delphine Robbe

Green Traveler Guides

Delphine Robbe: the Gilis' green guardian. Three years into it, in 2009, her efforts hit an even quicker stride when she cleared the language barrier hurdle too, becoming fluent in Bahasa Indonesia. “I Atlantis Divers: greening Bali’s blue waters. | Gili Eco Trust |.

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Earth Day 2009, Corporations & the Green Bandwagon

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Earth Day 2009 certainly saw a great many companies and especially big corporations discover the green bandwagon. Press releases and press statements stated that this company or that was doing this or that green thing. That still does not make it a green company. Judging from the proliferation of press releases and -statements they jumped onto it with gusto and abandon.

BWEA announces dates for UK Wind Week 2009

Green (Living) Review

BWEA, the UK’s leading renewable energy association, has announced the dates for UK Wind Week 2009. During Wind Week 2009, the industry will be raising awareness of the incredible benefits offered by wind energy in terms of sustainability, economic prosperity and energy security. Wind Week 2009 is an opportunity for everyone to find out the truth about this amazing free, clean energy that blows through the UK in abundance.” Tags: UK Wind Week 2009 BWEA

Green Energy Technologies' WindCube® Launched at Windpower 2009

Green (Living) Review

Customers With Small Footprints, Moderate Wind Can Expect Short Payback by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Green Energy Technologies LLC , a privately held company founded in 2006, has announced the launch of WindCube®, a 60kW rooftop wind turbine designed for on-site power generation by commercial and industrial power users in urban and suburban locations. Small wind is the way forward to greening our villages, towns and cities. Tags: WindCube® Green Energy Technologies LLC


Green (Living) Review

The Urban Green Fair 2009, 20th September, Brockwell Park, Lambeth. Celebrity political activist, writer and comedian Mark Thomas will be a special guest at the third annual Urban Green Fair – the largest independent green fair in London, taking place on 20 September in Brockwell Park, Brixton. Back for its third successive year, the Urban Green Fair is carving its way into the hearts of a more aware and hands-on crowd that reflect the modern green movement today.

How Boulder is Inspiring the World to Get Green.

Elephant Journal

In 2009 in the peak of the world’s financial crisis and the first year of President Obama’s term, almost anything seemed possible.

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Greece's Latest Fiscal Solution: Create an Ecological Crisis! | Mother.

Mother Jones

14, 2013 12:31 PM PST Tweet Samot /Shutterstock The green crowd used to feel pretty rosy about Greece. 2009 December. FREE CONNECTIONS FOR GREEN SINGLES. Skip to Navigation. Skip to Content. Mother Jones. Politics. Environment. Culture. Photo Essays. Blogs Political MoJo.

Brooklyn’s Gotham Greens builds world’s largest urban rooftop farm

Green Prophet

Growing green roofs is now mandatory for new buildings being built in Canada and France. Puttings its money where American mouths are this super cool company from Brooklyn called Gotham Greens has just built the world’s largest rooftop farm -– in Chicago.


Green Life Smart Life

Project Green Life Smart Life recently attended the 20 th annual LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI), the world’s largest annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference in New York with over 23,000 industry professionals in attendance. After we explained the sponsorship opportunities of the Green Life Smart Life project to their VP of Marketing, they were interested in potentially supporting the project. Tagged: CFL, green lighting design, LED, LightFair 2009.

SmarTap e-Shower Cleans You Green

Green Prophet

He linked up with an engineering partner, and since the end of 2009 has enlisted several other former co-workers to build his clean-tech company. Thinking about 98.6

3 Ultra-Satisfying Vegetarian Fall Soup Recipes

Eco Chic

Every year, when it starts getting cold, I crave soups and stews packed with greens and garlic. Image via: Sneakerdog. To me, it’s the ultimate comfort food: hot, healthy, and vegetarian.

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The Thin Green Line Is Stopping Coal and Oil in Their Tracks

Sightline Daily

The Cascadia region has proven to be extraordinarily challenging for those who would turn it into a major carbon energy export hub—so much so that Sightline has taken to calling it the Thin Green Line. What’s next for the thin green line?

A Green Job - Eco-Vegan Gal: Live healthy, live green

Eco-Vegan Girl

Win a Free Consultation on “Going Green&# with Me! One person will receive a one-hour phone session and learn how to “green&# their job or business, including customized, simple tips and inspiration on how to make the office more sustainable.

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Couture Bags Made From Recycled Umbrella Fabric

The Go Green Blog

Tags: Eco-Products Green Design Recycling Green Goods Himane locl labels

5 Ways You Can Participate in Earth Day 2009

Green (Living) Review

April 14, 2009; Boulder, Colorado : According to the Earth Day Network’s web site, it took us (collectively as a human race) about 125 years to use our first trillion barrels of oil. Find out more here: [link] content/view/97/144/ Start with these and you’re bound to find many more ways you can go green this year for Earth Day – and every day after that.

Choose the two green leading candidates for European Elections

Green Blog

The European Green Party , which is a transnational political party consisting of 40 green parties from throughout the European Union, are asking you to choose the two green leading candidates for the upcoming European Elections which are held between 22 and 25 May this year.

Show Wrap-Up: GreenBuild 2009

Green Life Smart Life

Having finally landed in one piece (mostly) on the East Coast after a whirlwind week of traveling to Opportunity Green in Los Angeles and GreenBuild 2009 in Phoenix, I am just now gathering my thoughts and notes from the shows. I have to say, GreenBuild proved not only to be the best green event I’ve been to all year, but the best overall trade show I attended in 2009.

SRS Energy to Debut Sole Power Tile(TM) at 2009 American Institute of Architects Conference

Green (Living) Review

Solar-Powered Roofing Tile to be Exhibited in Partnership with US Tile PHILADELPHIA,PA, April 2009: SRS Energy, a leading developer of sustainable solar roofing systems, will launch the Sole Power Tile™, the first building-integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) roofing product designed for curved roofing systems, at the American Institute of Architects 2009 National Convention and Design Exposition.

Artificial, Engineered Soggy Meat Grown in Netherlands Lab

Green Living Ideas

Animal rights advocates, [.] [ Artificial, Engineered Soggy Meat Grown in Netherlands Lab from Green Living Ideas ]. Engineered food has just taken another move towards science fiction: artificial meat. Researchers in the Netherlands have grown what they describe as “soggy pork&# in a laboratory and believe it will be available for human consumption in about five years. The artificial meat was grown from the live muscle tissue of a pig.

Green Car

Green Earth Journey

Weekly Round-Up: Green Love around the Web

The Green Samaritan

Living Green Ideas talks about a few last minute gift suggestions like giving your loved on a massage, cleaning the house or creating CD with favorite music. Tagged as: Green Valentine Gift Ideas , St. Alltop Green said: Weekly Round-Up: Green Love around the Web [link] [.]