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5 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint in 2013

I had a an exceptionally fun morning Christmas Day on the set of Good Day NY on FOX 5. I talked with Dave Price and Anna about keeping it green in 2013 . . . Watch GD Meg on FOX Good Day NY 1.…

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Bag Monster Andy Keller: A Green Diva Favorite

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! I thought I'd give you all a treat and re-broadcast one of our favorite shows from back in January of t…

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The Truth Behind Plastic Bags

I'll be the first to admit that between my multiple jobs and busy family life I often find it difficult to lead a completely healthy and sustainable lifestyle despite my altruistic intentions.  I have…

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5 Tips to Remember Your Reusable Bags – Giveaway!

By ECOcentric Bags Are you forgetting your reusable shopping bags at home every time you go shopping? Do you only remember them when you are at the counter, ready to pay? Then these tips will be…

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Ban Plastic Bags – Crochet A Reusable One

If you care where your food comes from, you probably care about what you carry your food home in from the market. Cities and towns across America are considering a movement to ban or fine the use of d…

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6 Ways to Make Reusable Bags Even Greener

By Blythe Copeland, Planet Green With shoppers coming home with more than 1 million plastic bags per minute, we all know that cutting back by using fabric bags is an easy way to stop litter. …

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Ditch the Plastic: DIY Knitted Shopping Bag

“Hey, where’d you get that great shopping bag? Oh, it’s so cute. Can I touch it?” Did you ever carry a little puppy around? If so, strangers clamor for a touch and to ogle the precious pup. If you…

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Plastic Bags: Stop Being Part of the Problem (+ video)

By now you've hopefully read my previous piece on the problems with plastic bags and are ready to kick the habit. Thankfully your first step is going to be an easy one: Just say no. Now I know tha…

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When Your Reusable Bag is No Longer Reusable

Let me start by saying that Friday was not one of my finest days. For starters, I woke up late, scrambled to get the kids off to school on time, and in the process, not only stepped in dog poop (I thi…

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A Frugal and Green Gift Guide

This year, even more so than before, it seems crucial that holiday giving be done in a cost-efficient manner and with a nod towards the practical. In other words, we don't have a lot of money to spend…

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