2010

Swap.com Joins Green Halloween® and KIWI magazine and Declares October 9th “National Costume Swap Day”

Green Earth Journey

From my inbox: I did not write the following. Seattle, WA - Every kid’s favorite holiday just got a little more parent- and planet-friendly with the launch of Green Halloween’s® National Costume Swap Day.

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Why not polypropylene shopping bags?

Green (Living) Review

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“The Mozart Effect”, the Power of Music

The Alien Next Door

Music is a holy place, a cathedral so majestic that we can sense the magnificence of the universe, and also a hovel so simple and private that none of us can plumb its deepest secrets—Don Campbell If, indeed God moves us to express that

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Plastic wrap vs. reusable containers

Green Living Tips

What is more environmentally friendly - using plastic wrap or reusable plastic containers? Like so many aspects of going green, the answer depends on a number of factors

San Miguel de Allende: leading Mexico's green revolution

Green Traveler Guides

| Mexico's Greenest City? |. Colorful calle in San Miguel de Allende in Guanajuato, Mexico. We are frankly amazed. It quickly dawns on us that, arguably, San Miguel de Allende could be the greenest city in all Mexico

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Clean Energy State Rankings — Sightline Daily - Northwest News.

Sightline Daily

I've been trying to get a handle on how the Northwest states really fare when it comes to clean energy. Is it true that Oregon and Washington are leaders, or is it just a story we tell ourselves? To try to answer the question

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Home Grow Micro Farms – Save Time and Eat Healthier in 2011!

Eco Chic

Talk about starting the New Year off on a healthier foot! Who doesn’t want garden-fresh veggies to choose from when dinner time rolls around? But say what you will about gardening, no matter how much you might love it, it’s very time-consuming.

5 Natural Remedies for Poison Oak

Green Living Ideas

It’s spring time! Along with the abundance of daffodils and wildflowers, poison oak leaves are budding their leaves full of oily residue wreaking havoc on the skin of forest lovers. From the dogs to dirty clothes, I don’t even have to go for a hike to get this annoying rash that leaves me itching and [.] [ 5 Natural Remedies for Poison Oak from Green Living Ideas ].

Press Release - Takeya Glass Water Bottles

Green Earth Journey

TAKEYA DEBUTS FASHIONABLE/FUNCTIONAL ECO-FRIENDLY GLASS WATER BOTTLES THAT ELIMINATE POOR TASTE AND REDUCE LANDFILL WASTE Takeya Glass Water Bottles—the healthier way to hydrate HUNTINGTON BEACH , Calif.

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Cuban doctors and nurses in Haiti put the world to shame

Green (Living) Review

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What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schumann Resonance.

The Alien Next Door

Everything in life is vibration—Albert Einstein “All vibrating things in this world have their own, 'natural' frequency which they are most comfortable with,” writes Sanjay Aqrawal in an Ezine article entitled “Brain Entrainment and

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Uses for eucalyptus oil

Green Living Tips

It just doesn't get more Australian than eucalyptus oil - discover some uses for this amazing oil around the home - it's a more earth friendly alternative to many common cleaning products we buy

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Voluntourism: how to combine luxury and labor

Green Traveler Guides

| Green travel spotlight | We see Sean in Haiti, Brad in New Orleans. It's gotten Hollywood trendy to lend a helping hand. Thumbs up to that, we say. Maybe that's why Voluntourism, mixing volunteer service with your travel, is booming

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5 Green Go-To Resources to Become More Eco-Aware

The Green Samaritan

From trash to toxins, germs to GMOs , there is a lot of information to absorb – especially for a newcomer traveling down this path of greater eco-awareness. Here's quick hit list of a few go-to resources to access when needing to learn

2010 21

5 Reasons Why Pesticides are Bad

Green Blog

photo by Kevin Lallier. At this point, most people are at least somewhat aware that pesticides cause a great deal of environmental harm. Less well known are the effects pesticides have on individual and public health. Here, I give you 5 compelling reasons to avoid pesticides.

2010 13

Solar Plane Makes First Flight

Solar Power Ninja

Eco-friendly awesomeness took to the skies today as the solar powered plane, Solar Impulse, made its maiden voyage today in Switzerland. While the flight only lasted 87 minutes, Solar Impulse was designed to be able to fly around the world without stopping and simply relying on solar power. With its array of 12,000 solar panel cells it took the skies and hit an altitude of 4,000 feet.

Preview of New Veggie Grill in Santa Monica - Eco-Vegan Gal: Live.

Eco-Vegan Girl

Some time ago I caught wind of some very exciting news: Veggie Grill was going to open in Santa Monica! I was thrilled because it not only meant that one of my favorite vegan restaurants would be closer to my apartment

Lexus Teams Up with Eco Fashion Trailblazer Linda Loudermilk

Eco Chic

The Luxury Eco driving glove by Linda Loudermilk is hand crafted in the USA to superior standards. The glove is constructed from recycled water bottles, reclaimed leather, and Mud Dyed Cotton.

Green Cleaning- Good For the Health of You and the Planet

Green Living Consulting

While there are many green practices worth adopting, switching to green cleaning products is one of those actions I advocate for both as a way of helping the environment but also of protecting our own health. Why Switch to Green Cleaning Products? A Safer Home Each day, families are put to risk by household cleaning products found throughout [.].

GM Fish

Green Earth Journey

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Old Christmas trees give life to other trees

Green (Living) Review

Old Christmas trees help other trees grow year-round in Parisian neighborhood parks by Michael Smith (Veshengro) After all the festivities of Christmas are done and dusted comes the question as to what to do with the Christmas tree around with so many of the festivities have taken place.

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What Altruism in Animals can Teach Us About Ourselves

The Alien Next Door

In spite of everything, I still believe that people really are good at heart – Anne Frank In an article entitled “Human Morality: Innate or Learned” Rebekah Richards writes, “Morality, integrity, generosity, honor – these are concepts

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Ceiling fans and roof turbines

Green Living Tips

Whether it's summer or winter, ceiling fans and roof turbines can save energy - that's good for your bank balance and good for the environment

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Six Senses Eco Symposium nets green gains

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News |. Among the highlights of a just-concluded summit of environmental experts and travel industry leaders in the Maldives was a commitment by British Airways to only use fish from sustainable sources in its in-flight

The Donate Movement – Improve, Strengthen, Create A Healthier World

The Green Samaritan

I make several trips to Goodwill each year to donate items including that 11th hour, December 30th trip, along with everyone else in the city for last minute tax deductions! When I see all the bags and boxes of things that need to be

2009 11

Organic Container Gardening 101

Green Blog

Photo credit: thomas pix. Growing your own food is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint, guarantee food safety and quality, and save money in the process. But if you’re short on time and space, containers are an easy way to garden.

DIY Tin Can Halloween Lanterns

The Go Green Blog

Light up your porch this holiday weekend with some super fun DIY recycled tin can Halloween lanterns. Supplies Needed: Recycled tin cans. Soy or beeswax tea light candles. Pencil, crayon or permanent marker. Paper and scissors (optional). Coat hanger or sturdy wire for hanging (optional).

Sunless Tanning - Eco-Vegan Gal: Live healthy, live green

Eco-Vegan Girl

WARNING: the following video contains nudity! Well, technically you'll just see bare legs, arms, and upper chest.and maybe a hint of more (I'm too much of a good girl so I edited out the rest), but I had to get your

Herbs of Spring: Make Your Own Violet Syrup

Eco Chic

Those tiny purple blossoms that are covering lawns, meadows and roadsides right now are much more than just ‘weeds’.

This vs. That

Sightline Daily

We face sustainability choices every day: paper or plastic? Drive or take the bus? Fresh or frozen fish? It seems like one week a new study comes out claiming X is better than Y, and a week later Y is better than X

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Green Earth Journey

Strive to live in harmony with the environment and society

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Guantanamo Bay won't be closed down soon

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The illegal prisons camps of Guantanamo Bay on the Island of Cuba will not be closed down any time soon and that despite of the promises made by US President Barack Obama when he took office.

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The Samaritan Paradox Revisited: The Karma Ran Over the Dogma

The Alien Next Door

Scientists have long puzzled why in a so-called “survival of the fittest Darwinian world” perfect strangers “paradoxically” volunteer to help others even when such aid may come at some cost to themselves

2010 28

Ant deterrent tips

Green Living Tips

Ants are industrious critters and very beneficial to the environment; but at times they clash with human habitation and can become quite troublesome. Instead of reaching for insecticide there are other ways to deal with ants - pick up some tips in this article

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