Tag Archives: environment

Book Review – Kicking The Plastic Habit – Author Beth Terry

Who comes to my mind as the top influencer in shifting ones ideas to a more plastic free lifestyle.   Beth Terry! My first impression of Beth?  Not so impressive. When I began reading green blogs I thought a LOT … Continue reading

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Back To School = Sick Kids

This post is for this month’s green mom’s carnival hosted by Micaela Preston of Mindful Momma The topic is Back To School.  It’s our 5th annual!! Wow! Ever notice that when the kids get back to school they start to … Continue reading

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Year End Donations Needed For Household Hazardous Waste Event

Ecology Action Center Plans Household Hazardous Waste Event for 2012 Donations Critical to the Success of this first ever Public/Private Partnership for HHW in McLean County Dear Friend of the EAC: It’s been four long years since McLean County saw … Continue reading

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Green Moms Share Holiday Gifting In An Eco-Friendly Way

The December Green Moms Carnival gathers delightful ways to gift greenly during the holidays.  Check it out!  

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The Art Of Baking Bread

I attended Gather At The Gallery the other night, hosted by the Pam And Herb Eaton of Eaton Gallery and Martha Burke and Joanne Goetzinger of Main Gallery 404. Speaking were the Katic’s, an absolutely lovely young newly married couple and owners … Continue reading

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Avoid Butter Packaging To Reduce PFOA Exposure

20 years ago I started shifting my cooking, my pantry and my consumer choices to that which I felt was better and more healthy for me and my family. At the time, like most folks I ate junk, drank pop, … Continue reading

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Why Do Kids Get Sick When They Go Back To School?

Germs. Ever think about them? Ever think about them in relationship to back to school? the doorknobs the desks the teachers desk the pencils the pens the chairs the computer key boards the chalk the eraser the books the drinking fountain … Continue reading

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