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A Greener Way of Living, at Home and Abroad

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

Sustainability in the Classroom and Life

Before you can do anything, it’s important to understand what sustainability means and why it is important. There are many thoughts and discussions on this topic. One of the more … Continue reading

May 24, 2017 · Leave a comment