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Nature Kids, Hot Water Woes, and Pellet Stoves

Nature Kids, Hot Water Woes, and Pellet Stoves

I want my child to connect with nature, but how can a suburban park be designed to both protect visitors from Lyme disease–carrying ticks and […]

by × February 1, 2008 × 7 comments

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Fix It, Don't Toss It!

Fix It, Don't Toss It!

After arriving at warm home town Barranquilla, Colombia, I was in the process of putting away my winter clothes, when inside my jacket’s pocket I […]

by × January 13, 2008 × 5 comments

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Eco-Fashion Makes Local Farmers Happy

Eco-Fashion Makes Local Farmers Happy

The organics industry is expected to boom faster than ever in the next few years. And I’m stoked. It seems like everywhere I look, someone […]

by × January 10, 2008 × 4 comments

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Happy Green New Year!

Happy Green New Year!

I get more excited about New Years Eve than I do about Christmas or my birthday combined, seriously. So I always throw a party, and […]

by × December 30, 2007 × 0 comments

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Eco Holiday

Eco Holiday

This year, to enjoy the holidays, we are minimizing gift-giving and enjoying time together. Here are some simple ways we are doing this: ~Clearing out […]

by × December 24, 2007 × 0 comments

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Haygarth's Recycled Art

Haygarth's Recycled Art

A couple days back I was checking out EcoStreet, where Tracy Stokes had written up a great post about Stuart Haygarth’s amazing recycled plastic bottle […]

by × December 23, 2007 × 2 comments

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Eco Chick FINALLY Run on Renewable Energy!

Eco Chick FINALLY Run on Renewable Energy!

Since I run Eco Chick from my home office, and since up until last month renewable energy was NOT available from my electricity provider, this […]

by × December 10, 2007 × 4 comments

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Green Gifts for All the Lovable Weirdoes in Your Life

Green Gifts for All the Lovable Weirdoes in Your Life

You know those lists of gifts everyone has now? They’re killing me. So I had to make my own because my friends and family are […]

by × December 7, 2007 × 2 comments

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Lululemon & oqoqo in Chicago

One thing that’s driven me crazy since moving to Germany is the total lack of decent clothing for working out … and by decent, I […]

by × November 30, 2007 × 2 comments

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Why Greenfest? Here's the Answer

Why Greenfest? Here's the Answer

by Guest-blogger Katherine Cure Katherine Cure sipping organic fair-trade coffee from one of the second-hand mugs that were available for use during Greenfest “Greenfest? What’s […]

by × November 23, 2007 × 0 comments