I am a musician, free-lance writer and high-school English teacher. A long-time traditional American music performer, I now write songs and perform with my partner Riely O'Connor. Also, I write articles - focusing on green living and healthy eating - for South Bend Tribune's IN Michiana Magazine. I drive a Prius. I shop at our long-standing Farmers Market and our nearly-new food co-op, The Purple Porch.
My daughter is a freshman at Carmel High School and brought home the school publication called the Hilite. On the cover of the February 20, 2015 issue was the phrase “Green vs. gasoline.” I was curious and read the article. I was surprised and saddened to learn that there [...]
When I get a to go cup from a restaurant and it is styrofoam I see it has the recycle logo on the bottom with a number like a 4 or 6. I always thought these weren’t recyclable. Are they now or am I just being misled?