HOME, is a non-profit film created by Yann Arthus Bertrand, that everyone can watch for free thanks to the PPR group and EuropaCorp. Both have pledged not to profit off the film because… Continue reading


Hopefully, this is not the first time you’ve heard of Earthships, but if it is then I’m excited to tell you all about them! Earthships are radically sustainable homes made out of recycled… Continue reading


It’s amazing how time flies, especially when you’re busy. With two internships and three jobs, it’s been hard to keep my blog updated. Reduce, reuse, recycle, the three R’s we’ve all heard. Of… Continue reading

Mi Jardín update

The weather has definitely put a hold on my garden, but finally I got some time today to work on it. I started tilling the large bed in the back. Something I really… Continue reading

Green Apps

There really is “an app for that!” A couple days ago, the concept of “green apps” came to mind. I started searching my iPhone (yes, I am guilty) for applications that could help… Continue reading


I wanted to make sure I covered all my assets, so to speak, with regards to fish farms. There ARE good fish farms out there, like aquaponic farms. According to Nelson Pade, an… Continue reading

Fish Farms

I have heard about fish farms before, assumed they were bad but never looked into the topic any further. After reading a recent NY Times article about genetically modified salmon possibly being sold… Continue reading

1% for the Planet

With climbing comes Cliff Bars. And with Cliff Bars comes 1% for the Planet. When I first noticed the label on the bar wrappers I scoffed at them for only giving a measly… Continue reading

Meet the Garden Girl

My mom sent me a link to the website Garden Girl TV: Home and Garden. Don’t let the name fool you, this website is for everyone not just the gals. It has videos… Continue reading

Dawn Does Good

A few months before the infamous Gulf Coast oil spill (or should I say, the biggest mistake in Gulf Coast drilling?), Dawn Soap ran commercials of how their product is the best and… Continue reading