ivory coffee

Elephant Espresso Anyone?

What’s the rarest, most ethical, sustainable and most expensive coffee? Well, I found it without having to go to the Maldives or Thailand to get this java jewel. The Black Ivory Coffee campaign can be found on Indiegogo.com ~a rare treat and a true sustainability...

sharktank

Swimming With the Sharks to Get Green

Shark Tank, which airs on ABC and is in its third season offers budding entrepreneurs a way to kick-start their creative businesses or go to the next level to make their dreams come true. A panel of sharks looking to invest in the next best...

botanicalgardens

Much More Than A Garden

There are so many wonderful green spaces and places in NYC to enjoy, but the New York Botanical Gardens, established 100 years ago, is truly a National treasure. What I celebrated with so many on a beautiful Sunday in the Bronx was the annual Orchid...

greengroup

Green Group Gatherings

There are many ways to continue your green education. Taking part in fun gatherings with others who are into learning more about healthy and eco friendly lifestyle is a great way to be part of the green scene. There are many groups who organize a...

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Earth Day 2013

The first Earth Day went down on April 22, 1970--you can read more about its history on the Earth Day Network. Being that this annual event is just around the corner, we wanted to let you in on some of the happenings from around the country in...

travel

Before You Go On Vacation

When you're preparing for vacation or business travel, it's easy to get caught up in your to-do list and not give much thought to putting a greener spin on it. Here are some simple tips you can do to be more eco-friendly and save some...

diamonds

Are Diamonds the Planet’s Best Friend?

While diamonds are known for being a girl's best friend, its questionable if they are the planets best friend. It was a few years ago with the movie release of Blood Diamond that attention was drawn to the origin of diamonds. And while not all...

Mark Your Green Calendar

  [caption id="attachment_7423" align="aligncenter" width="400" caption="freedigitalphotos.net"][/caption] Now that 2013 is here to stay, you may have begun making a green resolution or two, and want to place a new eco friendly celebration on your Gregorian calendar. There are lots of different calendars people use nowadays to record...

pup

ASPCA Pamper Your Pooch Day

It’s always fun to stroll down famous Fifth Avenue in December to look at the decorated store windows during the holiday season. While doing just that I walked into the iconic Saks department store and happened upon the cutest dogs making their way down the...