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A Greener Way of Living, at Home and Abroad

Thankful for Cows with Bells and Flowers

I am thankful for the opportunity I had in September to enjoy the wonderful tradition of cows descending from pastures in the Austrian, German and Swiss alps. For many years … Continue reading

November 21, 2017 · 1 Comment

Preparing for Hurricane Irma

Ready.gov has helpful information on preparing for a hurricane. Below are some quick tips you may not have thought about. Start running your ice maker now and bagging the ice … Continue reading

September 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Recycle Solar Eclipse Glasses

Hopefully you got to experience the solar eclipse on August 21. If you missed it, the next eclipse visible in the U.S. will be on April 8, 2024. That’s only … Continue reading

August 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

National Garage Sale Day – August 12

A garage sale is a great way to share your treasures with others. You benefit by decluttering your home, and earning a few dollars. Each year the second¬†Saturday in¬†August is … Continue reading

August 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Is there lead in your home?

Lead can be found in many places in and around your home.If you live in a home built before 1978, there may be lead in the paint. Over time it … Continue reading

July 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Garden Treasures in Athens

This morning I stopped by the The Trial Gardens at UGA for the open house. As always the plants are beautiful and unique. Even though it is a research garden, … Continue reading

July 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

Greener Summer Parties, including July 4th

Celebrate holidays, birthdays and other special events with greener parties. Start by sending invitations via email. If you mail invitations, create them from old cards and postcards you bought and … Continue reading

July 2, 2017 · Leave a comment