The free webinar "Summer of Survival" has inspired me to think about Summer emergency preparations. Time and distance from any event will enable you to complete tasks to do in advance of impending chaos. Planning prevents panic, so here is a list to help your hearth and home
Plug in any Electric Generators
Complete the Laundry
Bake the Eggs
Hydrate the House with Citrus Peel Water…Continue
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Chris Stevens, an Ecotech Institute student, wanted to help pick up recycling along The Denver St. Patrick’s Day Parade route in order to keep this favorite green holiday truly as “green” as possible. He took his idea to parade organizers and from there it turned into a float in the parade that could gather recycling along the route. Students and staff…Continue
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Tuesday, November 20 at 6pm - Legend - 5614 E Washington Street, 46219
This month the Irvington Green Initiative will continue our effort to provide a forum for everything 'Green' by presenting Kristin Hess and Laura Henderson. Kristin is the award-winning photographer and graphic designer that brought Food For Thought: An…Continue
Added by Jeff Echols on November 8, 2012 at 4:40pm — No Comments
A great big temper tantrum for my transition to fall! In with a cold, head congestion and many toss and turn nights the thought of turning my home for the season was the last thing from my mind. But fall marches for no woman like the brisk wind from the North. So in honor of the days ahead the season of light here are my favorite green transition in this season of orange and…Continue
Added by Mrs. Cara Dafforn on October 14, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments
I'm starting a little grass roots campaign to get as many of our great network of Indianapolis sustainability folks to consider joining Google+. I know you have 112 things you'd rather be doing than joining another social network but hear me out.
Starting in April, I'll be adding a spin off to our Green Hour model. On…
Added by Jeff Echols on March 5, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments
Both Mayor Ballard and Melina Kennedy have been guests of the Green Hour. You've heard them both talk about their sustainable ideas for Indianapolis. The September Green Hour is your chance to tell them about your sustainable ideas for Indianapolis. We'll record your 1 minute sustainability monologue and deliver the final video to both Mayoral candidates. Come to the Green Hour and bring a…Continue
The Green Awards celebrate and reward smart environmental initiatives in four categories. There are 150 project applications from all across the country, but there’s ONLY ONE from the State of Indiana.
I need help getting the word out about a project we're trying to get funded. We've applied for a Green Award for MyGreenMentor. It will be a website along the lines of TED or IdeaMensch or Udemy but designed to connect sustainability mentors with proteges around the world. We need…Continue
The beautiful gifts of gratitude begin in nature
so today, I invite you to be steward of the earth
in your own body,
in your own consciousness,
in your own loving heart
A caregiver of nature.
the thanksgiving treasures of your life:
the opportunities that you have been given,
the ones that have effortlessly opened up for you this year.
Reflect upon the ground you…
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As we buckle up for the economic turbulence ahead, let’s remember Steinbeck’s message: we can remain who we are, as long as we’re willing to be surprised by who that is.
Every day we can…Continue
Added by Mrs. Cara Dafforn on November 13, 2010 at 10:00am — No Comments
Change your thinking and lead a thought revolution by participating in the Big Turn off as a worldwide social experiement to take 24 hours off digital media.
The date for The Big Turn Off is 1/1/2011. Will you join me in this effort?
Make this your “New Year’s resolution.” for the a new decade. I would like to think of this as a new decade of where we could have a little more conscience decade of the media we are consuming and doing…Continue
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It's a new week everyone lets all remember Green. Their's two things that Green does it Helps our Planet, and it looks good staying in your wallet!!! So remember by Helping your Planet your helping your self. Going Green really does put the Green back in your pocket.
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Added by Tim Brazell on June 21, 2010 at 9:00am — No Comments
According to Environmental Protection Agency acid rain is a serious environmental problem that affects large parts of the United States. Acid rain is particularly damaging to lakes, streams, and forests and the plants and animals that live in these ecosystems. And they go on to say, Acid rain causes…Continue
Added by Tim Brazell on May 17, 2010 at 5:56pm — No Comments
With the first arrival of tulips my thoughts turn to the second seed sowing season…summer. We deserve the most nutrient food to assist our bodies with our quality of life. As a community the most affordable option is to start for seed. Change your thinking and lead the thought revolution and if that is too much then just sow the seed today. How does your garden grow?
Added by Mrs. Cara Dafforn on April 9, 2010 at 3:43pm — No Comments
It’s Spring Vacation time, which gets me in the mood to plan a trip. Home or abroad, I’m still the same person who can’t bring herself to toss a pop can. Why should I leave my green ways
behind me just because I’m traveling?
Green vacationing means choosing activities that have less impact on the planet: staying closer to home, driving instead of flying, or choosing lodgings…Continue
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