Issue #39
April 11, 2012

Share, share share to freshen up your spring look

With Spring comes a whole new wardrobe, right? Well, maybe. There’s more than one way to update your look this season. Before you hit the shops full force, consider these three alternatives to the traditional, warm-weather wardrobe overhaul. They’re easier on the planet, and a whole lot easier on your wallet, too. 1. Organize a Clothing Swap ... Read More

Green Walmart?

Since launching its sustainability mission in 2005, Walmart has communicated a long list of announcements and promises about reducing waste, cutting energy use, and selling healthier food. It needed to do this. By 2010, almost 40 percent of Americans had an unfavorable view of Walmart. It was important for the company to win over this chunk of the country—nearly half the population—any way it could. Rebranding itself as a pro-green, pro-health corporate giant has been part of the solution, ... Read More

There's an app for your appetite

Visit my home and you’ll see an entire shelf dedicated to cookbooks and books about nutrition. What can I say? This girl likes to eat, and she’s a glutton for info on healthy eating, too. Now let ... Read More

Boston Marathon - Please green your steps

Dear Boston Marathon, At 116 years old, you are the most respected and experienced marathon in the world. You’re the race that all other races emulate, and that all runners aspire to run. But there ... Read More
Issue #39
April 11, 2012